All-Time Most Beautiful Women

It's PEOPLE's 30th anniversary! To celebrate, we've gathered some of the most dazzling women our pages have seen over the years. Take a peek at Catherine Zeta-Jones, Beyonce Knowles and others, and see what makes them so stunning. By Lucy Maher

PRINCESS DIANA

From her 1981 wedding to Prince Charles on, "the people's Princess" kept the world transfixed until her death at age 36 in 1997. Why? Diana (pictured in 1997) was always "the very essence of compassion, of duty, of style, of beauty," said her brother, Earl Spencer, at her funeral.