35 Years of People

35 All-Time Screen Beauties

From Grace Kelly and Julia Roberts to Angelina Jolie, see the actresses who've influenced Hollywood then and now

1930s

JEAN HARLOW
Born in 1911, Jean Harlow (née Harlean Carpenter) became a Hollywood star who cemented her status as the original blonde bombshell after appearing in 1931's Platinum Blonde. Though Harlow died young – at the age of 26 – she went on to influence generations of future stars, including Marilyn Monroe, who reportedly idolized her, and Madonna, who immortalized her in her 1990 hit "Vogue."