The Most Beautiful Actresses Ever  

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List Rules Vote up all of the most stunning and radiant actresses to have ever existed.

Since the first series of silent films were first released, some of the most beautiful women in the world have graced the silver screen. These pretty actresses are some of the most well-known people in the world. Starlets of the golden era of film include some of the biggest and most iconic movie stars like Ingrid Bergman, Vivien Leigh, Greta Garbo, Hedy Lamarr, and Ava Gardner are considered some of the most beautiful actresses in Hollywood movie history. Over time, the influence of those women, along with other good looking actresses like Sophia Loren, Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, and Elizabeth Taylor combined their talents and good looks to become some of the prettiest actresses in movie history.

Many of today's actresses are considered some of the most beautiful in the world. Charlize Theron, Salma Hayek, Scarlett Johansson, and Zoe Saldana are considered to be beautiful female celebrities out there today. Many of these actresses have graced the pages of some of the top magazines, newspapers, and websites in the world.

With so many beautiful actresses to choose from, it's up to you to decide who should be considered the most beautiful actress ever. This may seem easy, but being beautiful is more than just being the hottest or sexiest female in Hollywood. To further complicate matters, there are also so many gorgeous actresses that have starred in movies for roughly 100 years. This is your chance to select who is the most beautiful actress of all time. You really can't go wrong with who choose on this Ultimate List of the Most Beautiful Actresses Ever. Vote up all the actresses you think are the most attractive or pretty of all time.

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Jacqueline Bisset is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Beautiful Actresses Ever
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Winifred Jacqueline Fraser Bisset is an English actress. In 2010, she received one of France's highest honours, the Légion d'honneur. Bisset began her film career in 1965 and first came to prominence in 1968, starring opposite Frank Sinatra in The Detective and Steve McQueen in Bullitt, and received a most promising newcomer Golden Globe nomination for The Sweet Ride. ...more on Wikipedia

Credits: Bullitt, Day for Night, Murder on the Orient Express, The Deep

Age: 74

Birthplace: Weybridge, United Kingdom

Profession: Model, Actor

Schools: Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle

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Gene Tierney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Beautiful Actresses Ever
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Gene Eliza Tierney was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as a great beauty, she became established as a leading lady. Tierney was best known for her portrayal of the title character in the film Laura, and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance as Ellen Berent Harland in Leave Her to Heaven. Tierney's notable roles include Martha Strable Van Cleve in Heaven Can Wait, Isabel Bradley Maturin in The Razor's Edge, Lucy Muir in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir, Ann Sutton in Whirlpool, Maggie Carleton McNulty in The Mating Season and Anne Scott in The Left Hand of God. ...more on Wikipedia

Credits: Laura, The Ghost and Mrs. MuirLeave Her to Heaven, Heaven Can Wait

Age: Dec. at 71 (1920-1991)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Actor

Schools: St. Margaret’s School, Waterbury, Miss Porter's School, The Unquowa School, Bridgeport, + more

Cause Of Death: Emphysema

Place Of Death: Houston, Texas, United States of America

Children: Daria Cassini, Christina Cassini

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Elizabeth Hurley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Beautiful Actresses Ever
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Elizabeth Jane "Liz" Hurley is an English actress and model. She has been associated with the cosmetics company Estée Lauder since the company gave Hurley her first modelling job at the age of 29. It has featured her as a representative and model for its products, especially perfumes such as Sensuous, Intuition, and Pleasures, since 1995. Hurley owns an eponymous beachwear line. As an actress, her best-known film roles to date have been as Vanessa Kensington in Mike Myers' hit spy comedy, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery and as the Devil in Bedazzled. In the 1990s, Hurley became known as the girlfriend of Hugh Grant. ...more on Wikipedia

Credits: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, Bedazzled, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Serving Sara

Age: 53

Birthplace: Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Profession: Film Producer, Model, Actor

Schools: Queen Mary's College

Children: Damian Charles Hurley

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Ava Gardner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Beautiful Actresses Ever
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Ava Lavinia Gardner was an American actress. She was signed to a contract by MGM Studios in 1941 and appeared mainly in small roles until she drew attention with her performance in The Killers. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her work in Mogambo. She appeared in several high-profile films from the 1950s to 1970s, including The Hucksters, Show Boat, The Snows of Kilimanjaro, The Barefoot Contessa, Bhowani Junction, On the Beach, Seven Days in May, The Night of the Iguana, The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean, Earthquake, and The Cassandra Crossing. ...more on Wikipedia

Credits: The Killers, On the Beach, Earthquake, The Night of the Iguana

Age: Dec. at 68 (1922-1990)

Birthplace: Smithfield, North Carolina, United States of America

Profession: Actor

Schools: Barton College

Cause Of Death: Pneumonia

Place Of Death: Westminster, London, United Kingdom

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