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

Michelle Pfeiffer

Director Rob Reiner calls her "unbelievably beautiful," but Pfieffer, 45 – a three-time Oscar nominee, veteran of 30-plus films, mother of two and wife to TV producer David E. Kelley – isn't buying it. "The way my mouth curls up and my nose tilts," Pfeiffer (pictured in 1999) once joked, "I should be cast as Howard the Duck."