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The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s 

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Updated March 4, 2020 28.1k votes 1.1k voters 12.2k views 99 items

List Rules Vote up the women that were the most beautiful during the 1980s, not before or after.

This list of pretty 1980s actresses, models, singers, and stars ruled the airwaves in the '80s, and many became pop culture icons for their sultry looks and alluring performances. Many of the women featured on the list have remained popular since the 1980s, and you continue to see them referenced in pop culture to this day like Princess Diana. There are female celebrities on this list that have continued their success beyond the '80s such as Madonna, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Meryl Streep

Not all hot '80s celebs have gone on to such success in subsequent years. But everyone of these beautiful ladies featured on this list are memorable for their impact on the decade.

These are the most beautiful women of the '80s. Who do you think the most attractive 1980s female celebrities are? Be sure to vote up your favorites and help them get to the top of the list.

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Michelle Pfeiffer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 60

Birthplace: Santa Ana, California, United States of America

Michelle Marie Pfeiffer (; born April 29, 1958) is an American actress and producer. She has received many accolades, including a Golden Globe Award, and three nominations for an Academy Award. ...more
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Demi Moore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 56

Birthplace: Roswell, New Mexico, United States of America

Demi Gene Guynes (born November 11, 1962), professionally known as Demi Moore ( də-MEE), is an American actress, former songwriter, and model. After making her film debut in 1981, she appeared ...more
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Jaclyn Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 73

Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America

Jacquelyn Ellen "Jaclyn" Smith (born October 26, 1945) is an American actress and businesswoman. She is known for her role as Kelly Garrett in the television series Charlie's Angels ...more
4
Kathy Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 55

Birthplace: Glendale, California, United States of America

Kathleen Marie Ireland (born March 20, 1963) is an American model and actress, turned author and entrepreneur. Ireland was a supermodel in the 1980s and 1990s, best known for appearing in 13 ...more
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Farrah Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Dec. at 62 (1947-2009)

Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States of America

Farrah Leni Fawcett (February 2, 1947 – June 25, 2009) was an American actress of stage and screen, model, and artist. A four-time Emmy Award nominee and six-time Golden Globe Award nominee, ...more
6
Christina Applegate is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 47

Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American actress and dancer. As an adolescent actress, she started playing the role of Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married... with Children ...more
7
Christie Brinkley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 65

Birthplace: Monroe, Michigan, United States of America

Christie Brinkley (born February 2, 1954) is an American model, actress and entrepreneur. Brinkley gained worldwide fame with her appearances in the late 1970s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit ...more
8
Cindy Crawford is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 53

Birthplace: DeKalb, Illinois, United States of America

Cynthia Ann "Cindy" Crawford (born February 20, 1966) is an American model. Her success at modeling made her an international celebrity that has led to roles in television and film, ...more
9
Tanya Roberts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 63

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Victoria Leigh Blum (born October 15, 1955), known by the stage name Tanya Roberts, is an American actress and producer. She initially rose to prominence as Julie Rogers in the final season of ...more
10
Mia Sara is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 51

Birthplace: New York City, Brooklyn Heights, USA, New York

Mia Sarapochiello (born June 19, 1967) better known as Mia Sara, is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Sloane Peterson in the 1986 comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off, and ...more
11
Heather Locklear is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 57

Birthplace: Westwood, Los Angeles, California

Heather Deen Locklear (born September 25, 1961) is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Amanda Woodward on Melrose Place (1993–99), for which she received four ...more
12
Brooke Shields is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 53

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

Brooke Christa Shields (born May 31, 1965) is an American actress and model. She was initially a child model and gained critical acclaim at age 12 for her leading role in Louis Malle's film ...more
13
Elisabeth Shue is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 55

Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, USA

Elisabeth Judson Shue (born October 6, 1963) is an American actress, best known for her starring roles in the films The Karate Kid (1984), Adventures in Babysitting (1987), Cocktail (1988), Back ...more
14
Elle Macpherson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Elle Macpherson Age: 54

Birthplace: Killara, Australia

Eleanor Nancy Macpherson (; née Gow; born 29 March 1964) is an Australian model, businesswoman, television host and actress. She is known for her record five cover appearances for the ...more
15
Cheryl Ladd is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 67

Birthplace: Huron, South Dakota, United States of America

Cheryl Ladd (born Cheryl Jean Stoppelmoor; July 12, 1951) is an American actress, singer and author best known for her role as Kris Munroe in the ABC television series Charlie's Angels in which ...more
16
Heather Thomas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 61

Birthplace: USA, Connecticut, Greenwich

Heather Anne Thomas (born September 8, 1957) is an American actress, author, and political activist, who co-starred as Jody Banks on the TV series The Fall Guy.
17
Kelly Preston is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 56

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

Kelly Kamalelehua Smith (October 13, 1962 - July 12, 2020), better known by her stage name Kelly Preston, was an American actress and former model. She appeared in more than sixty television and ...more
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Vanessa Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Vanessa Williams is a member of the musical group The Williams Sisters.
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Kim Basinger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 65

Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, United States of America

Kimila Ann Basinger (born December 8, 1953) is an American actress, singer and former fashion model. Following a successful modeling career in New York during the 1970s, Basinger moved to Los ...more
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Phoebe Cates is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 55

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Phoebe Belle Cates (born July 16, 1963) is an American former film actress, singer and model known primarily for her roles in several 1980s films, most notably Fast Times at Ridgemont High and ...more
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Stephanie Seymour is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 50

Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

Stephanie Michelle Seymour (born July 23, 1968) is an American model and actress.
22
Olivia Newton-John is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 70

Birthplace: Cambridge, United Kingdom

Olivia Newton-John, (born 26 September 1948) is an English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, dancer, and activist. She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five ...more
23
Bo Derek is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Bo Derek Age: 62

Birthplace: USA, Long Beach, California

Bo Derek (born Mary Cathleen Collins; November 20, 1956) is an American film and television actress, film producer, and model perhaps best known for her breakthrough film role in the sex comedy ...more
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Kelly LeBrock is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 58

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Kelly LeBrock (born March 24, 1960) is an American-born English actress and model. Her acting debut was in The Woman in Red (1984), co-starring Gene Wilder. She also starred in the films Weird ...more
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Victoria Principal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Beautiful Women Of The '80s
Age: 69

Birthplace: Fukuoka, Japan

Vicki Ree Principal (born January 3, 1950), later known as Victoria Principal, is an American actress, producer, entrepreneur, and author, best known for her role as Pamela Barnes Ewing on the ...more