This slideshow features pictures of young Paul Newman, an American icon that was made famous after appearing alongside Stanley Kubric in the Broadway show “Picnic” in 1953. A sexy symbol in the 40's and 50's, Newman in his twenties was someone that any of our grandmothers would have killed to be with. Paul Newman was born in January 1925, and while he is best known for his acting skills, he was also a professional race car driver, an entrepreneur, was known for his social activism. His best features were his piercing blue eyes and his incredibly toned body. After serving in the Navy and graduating from Yale University, Newman made his mark on Hollywood, and went on to win the Cannes Film Festival Award, six Golden Gold Awards, an Academy Award for his performance in Martin Scorcese’s “The Color of Money”, and a Screen Actor’s Guild Award. His best-known roles were in the films “Exodus,” “Cool Hand Luke,” “The Towering Inferno,” and “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid". Paul Newman’s natural good looking features didn't disappear with age either, but he definitely looked better in his youthful prime. Enjoy taking a look at these amazing photos of Paul Newman when he was young, and try not to fall in love.