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


Welch (born Jo Raquel Tejada) made history when she appeared in a furry prehistoric bikini in 1966's One Million Years B.C. – and stepped into the role as the new reigning sex symbol of the decade (after Monroe's death in 1962). But wearing that mantle wasn't always easy, according to the auburn-haired beauty, who once said, "Being a sex symbol was rather like being a convict."