PEOPLE Magazine 40th Anniversary

Adam Is the New Mick & 7 More of Today's Throwback Stars

We're marking our milestone with a look back at classic Hollywood stars – from Farrow to Jagger – and their contemporary counterparts


Then: Namath's quarterback skills led the New York Jets from 1965 to 1976, and he gave those sitting on the sidelines plenty to watch while he played the field. (Note: We're nodding to both the 173 touchdowns he threw in his career and his lady fans.)
Now: Brady's bringing his own quarterback A-game to the New England Patriots, and he has the ultimate cheerleader by his side: wife Gisele Bündchen.