Magazine Covers The Best Cosmopolitan Covers  

Maggie Coen
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List of the most memorable Cosmopolitan Magazine covers, featuring the coolest photographs, sexiest celebrity shots, and most innovative designs ever to hit newsstands. These best Cosmo covers span the entire history of the publication, and provide a good overview of the stories and issues Cosmopolitan has covered over the years. Iconic magazine covers capture images of historic and cultural landmarks that persist in the collective consciousness.

Cosmopolitan Magazine was first published in 1886 as a family magazine, but became a literary magazine in the late 1960s. Today, Cosmo is a popular and trusted women's publication that covers topics ranging from relationships and sex to news, pop culture, and fashion. Cosmopolitan has 63 international editions printed in 32 languages and is distributed in more than 100 countries around the world.

This list includes rare Cosmo magazine covers and hard-to-find classic Cosmopolitan covers as well as the most popular and famous Cosmopolitan magazine covers. The stars, politicians, athletes, and other famous and influential figures on magazine covers document major world events and news stories that have held public attention over the years.

Ever evolving fashion, technology, and societal trends influence the art and design of magazine covers, but Cosmopolitan also has a signature font, layout, and style that has come to represent the magazine as an institution. You won't a more comprehensive collection of Cosmopolitan magazine covers. Vote for the vintage Cosmopolitan magazine covers with the most attractive design, most memorable or important news stories, or that you best remember and recognize. Missing your favorite? Add it to the list! What are Cosmopolitan past covers? This list will answer the question.
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Cosmopolitan - October 1993


Cosmopolitan - October 1993 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cosmopolitan Covers
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Megan Fox


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Cosmopolitan - April 2012

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#1 on The Hottest Celebrities of All Time

#57 on Famous Women You'd Want to Have a Beer With

#3 on The Most Beautiful Women in the World

#38 on Natural Beauties Who Don't Need No Make-Up

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Gia Carangi


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Cosmopolitan - July 1980
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Scarlett Johansson


Scarlett Johansson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cosmopolitan Covers
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Cosmopolitan - January, 2012

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#39 on The Best Actresses Working Today

#2 on The Hottest Celebrities of All Time

#11 on The Best Marvel Movie Actors Ever

#26 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

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