popular opinion The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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List Rules Only famous, living women - can be from TV, film, sports, politics, the literary world. . . and yes, they can be models too.

Naming the most beautiful women in the world is a difficult task because of how subjective it is. Beauty is a mixture of physical attractiveness, sex appeal, attitude, personality, and just an "aura" that is attractive to other people. While these things are difficult to pin down, one thing is for certain - the pretty ladies on this list have that special something that people recognize as beautiful. This list attempts to rank the most beautiful women in the world according to the collective opinion of thousands of people.

The women featured here are some of the most beautiful women on primetime TV, the hottest celebrities of all-time, and the hottest female athletes in America and the world. These amazingly hot women are representative of every nationality - they are Swedish, Indian, Russian, American, and every from country in between. Of course, beautiful women come from all corners of the earth.

Is Scarlett Johansson the sexiest woman in the world, or does that honor belong to a model like Adriana Lima? Do the prettiest women get their looks from genetics or are good looks made with regular visits to the gym and a good skin care routine? Probably a mixture of both, honestly. There are scores of beautiful women from around the world compiled here, and this list of beautiful women is open for all to to vote on.

Who are the most beautiful women in the world? Remember, the term "beautiful" is different than "hot," "cute" and even "pretty." The hottest women in the world - super hot models, for example - aren't necessarily the most beautiful. Being beautiful implies physical beauty, yes - but it is more than just sex appeal and hotness. It is the whole package, physically. For many, being beautiful is the highest compliment one can get on their looks.  

This list has some of the hottest models, hottest movie stars, and sexiest famous women around. Vote up the women who you think deserve the title of the most beautiful woman in the world.  

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Charlize Theron is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Kate Beckinsale is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Kate Upton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Kate Upton age 24

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Megan Fox is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Megan Fox age 30

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Jessica Alba is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Jessica Alba age 35

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Jessica Biel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Jessica Biel age 35

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Blake Lively is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Blake Lively age 29

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Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Mila Kunis age 33

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Zooey Deschanel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Natalie Portman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Miranda Kerr is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Miranda Kerr age 33

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Kristen Bell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Kristen Bell age 36

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Diane Kruger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Diane Kruger age 39

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Yvonne Strahovski is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Jennifer Connelly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Naomi Watts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Naomi Watts age 48

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Emma Watson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Emma Watson age 26

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Shania Twain is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Shania Twain age 51

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Jennifer Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Olivia Wilde is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Olivia Wilde age 33

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Amy Adams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Amy Adams age 42

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Emma Stone is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Emma Stone age 28

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January Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
January Jones age 39

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Julianne Hough is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Rachel McAdams is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Monica Bellucci is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Eva Green is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Eva Green age 36

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Salma Hayek is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Salma Hayek age 49

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Amber Heard is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Amber Heard age 30

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Elisha Cuthbert is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Laura Vandervoort is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Jennifer Aniston is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Brooklyn Decker is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Alessandra Ambrosio is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Keira Knightley is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Penélope Cruz is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Sofía Vergara is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Jennifer Love Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Maria Sharapova is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Laetitia Casta is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Michelle Pfeiffer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Evangeline Lilly is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Elizabeth Hurley is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Cobie Smulders is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Adriana Sklenaříková is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Kaley Cuoco is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Kaley Cuoco age 31

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Halle Berry is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Halle Berry age 50

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Adriana Lima is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Beautiful Women in the World
Adriana Lima age 35