Farrah Fawcett 1947-2009

Farrah: The Golden Girl Era

From her iconic red swimsuit to her days as an angel, look back at how Fawcett became the sweetheart of the '70s


America's love affair with Fawcett began after she landed a role in producer Aaron Spelling's hit crime series Charlie's Angels. Though she only played Jill Munroe regularly for the premiere season, from 1976-77, it was enough to solidify her status as the breakout star of the show.