Every woman knows that beauty is a fundamental aspect of her life. Some of them have managed to derive their success simply because they stand out from the rest as the prettiest. And if you are in Hollywood, you are not spared either. You must make yourself beautiful if you want to make big money there. However there are those who are naturally pretty. And if you have been anticipating knowing some of the most beautiful vintage actress, you will soon find out. My article has sampled some of them from number 10 to number 1. So keep reading!
1. Hedy Lamar
Hedy, one of the best recognized and perhaps the most beautiful woman of all time, was born around 1920 in Hedwing Eva Kiesler, Austria .She grew up with her mother who used to inspire her to get to the top as the best .Although most women criticized her for her nude style of dressing, she still stood out as the best and she managed to win the heart of many fans across the world. During her era, she was voted the best in local awards which sprung her into even bigger things later. By the time she was entering the stage, she was only 20.She stunned the crowd with the way she spiced her performance with her natural beauty .
2. Myrna Loy
Beauty is the ability to stand out from the rest as the prettiest. And this is what Myrna possessed .Myrna Loy, who started her Hollywood career during the silent era as an exotic female actress, had to go through turbulent times in her life before she could realize her full potential. She later made remarkable achievement during her spell as an actress.
3. Natalie Wood
Natalia Wood was naturally gorgeous. Her ability to blend her attractive looks with her ever sweet voice made her what she really is today. Little wonder she bagged some of the coveted awards of the time. She managed to appear in more than 50 films in TV.
At her 25th birthday, she received 3 Oscar nominations- the leading awards at that time. This candid idol was born in San Francesca in 1938 to a Russian mother, Maria, and a Russian father Zakharenko.
4. Carole Lombard
Carole Lombard was born in Indiana where she lived with her parents. Unfortunately, at the tender age of 8, her parents divorced. She was forced to accompany her mother together with her other siblings to start a new life in Los Angeles .It is during this time that fortune came knocking her door. One of the leading directors of Allan Dwan spotted her playing base ball and was really impressed by her. He consequently incorporated her into “A Perfect Crime” where she was cast as a tom-boy. She later appeared in plays like “The Be Not to be”.
5. Gene Tierney
At number five is this New York-based actress(Gene Tierney). Born in 1920 to well-to-do parents, Gene started her career at a high note as she lived with her grandparents. She lived lavish lives, but one thing really defined her; her passion to rise to stardom as far as Hollywood is concerned .Her father was a successful insurance broker while her mother was a retired teacher. The family’s financial stability was a big plus in helping her with her career. In addition, she was splendid. She was an actor in “Laura” where she played a leading role.
6. Sharon Tate
Sharone was born to a military father. This meant that her life was one of constant moving. Sharon, pretty and talented, rose to establish her name in the Hollywood map at a tender age of 20.In fact ,she was once voted “Homecoming Queen” of her high school. She later proceeded to Hollywood after a couple of years in Italy where she appeared in some of the Italian movies. Her first breakthrough came when she was cast as the bank secretary in a local TV show. She later staged some of the most prolific shows of all time. And the most noticeable of them was The Fearless Vampire Killers where she showcased how she had mastered the art of seduction.
7. Audrey Hepburn
Audrey H, as she was commonly, known was born on May 4, 1929 in Brussels, Belgium. Her father was leading English wealthy banker and her mother was a Dutch baroness. At one time her parents divorced and she was forced to go with her mother to start a new life in London. In London ,she joined a girl’s school and it is from there that Audrey realized her full potential. She joined the arts club where she took leading roles that could later shape here career. She was one of the prettiest women of her time and this ,together with her immense talent, gave her undisputed command in the hollowed. Her best performance was when she was tasked to play a leading role in Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
8. Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth was one of the outspoken actresses of her time. Her career started flourishing at a tender age of 12 when she appeared in the modern tale-MGM’s National Velvet. She later expanded her kingdom and was notable in films like Giant, Raintree County, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, and Suddenly, Last Summer.
9. Marilyn Monroe
Born in 1926 in los angels, Marilyn rose to stardom due to her overwhelming resilience in life. At her teen age, her parent divorced and was later abandoned by her mentally ill mother. Life posed a big challenge but she had the will power to move forward. She later staged prolific performances in films like Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
10. Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly was born in 1929 to wealthy parents from Pennsylvania. Her parents knew right from her childhood days that she had a big talent .Therefore ,they offered her the necessary support. Though her life was one that can be described as uneventful, she managed to beat all the odds in realizing her childhood dreams. She dedicated most of her high school time training with a local choir. Her teachers too saw a star in her. They mentored her for the big challenge. By the time she was out of high school, she was oozing with a lot to stage. It is during then that she diversified her talent and later realized that Hollywood was her destiny. So without wasting time, she did all she could and sharpened her talent through practicing vigorously ready or more challenge out there. In fact, she managed to beat fellow actresses to win some of the most coveted awards. In addition, she played a leading role in Audition that saw her blend her performance with her untamed beauty to give the crowd her finest.