Born: June 12, 1981
Adriana Lima is a Victoria’s Secret Angel. Not only that, she had been with the company since 1999, making her the longest-running model. The Brazilian actress started young in this field, as she won as a Supermodel of the World by Ford when she was just 15.
Her modeling career has since blossomed, which is the reason she made it to the list of Forbes’ highest paid models. In 2010, Lima made it to the top 10 of FHM’s Sexiest Women in the World. Of her career as an Angel, she said the best part about is that it gives her the opportunity to learn other cultures.
Born: June 12, 1981
Adriana Lima is a Victoria’s Secret Angel. Not only that, she had been with the company since 1999, making her the longest-running model. The Brazilian actress started young in this field, as she won as a Supermodel of the World by Ford when she was just 15.
Her modeling career has since blossomed, which is the reason she made it to the list of Forbes’ highest paid models. In 2010, Lima made it to the top 10 of FHM’s Sexiest Women in the World. Of her career as an Angel, she said the best part about is that it gives her the opportunity to learn other cultures.
Born: September 1, 1996
Zendaya, who became popular for her role in Disney's "Shake It Up" as Rocky Blue, proved she's a mix of a many things. For one, she's a singer. Some of her songs are "Replay" and "Only When You're Close." Second and needless to say, she's also a dancer, which explains her role in the Disney show.
Born: July 10, 1972
Sofia Vergara, a Colombian native, has an undeniable beauty queen vibe. However, she proved she can also act when she earned various nominations for her role as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the hit ABC show "Modern Family." She should also be lauded for her sense of humor, which has remained fresh in the past years despite her haters.
Born: July 26, 1973
Kate Beckinsale is known for her bad-ass moves as she battles werewolves and vampires but in real life, she's one smart lady. Smart might not be able to do justice for her, who at 6, was evaluated to have a reading level of 11. Not only that, she's fluent in four languages.
Born: October 3, 1987
Zuleyka Rivera represented Puerto Rico and won the Miss Universe crown in 2006. But for those who are still clueless on this beauty queen, actress, dancer, and model, she starred in Luis Fonsi's 2017 hit "Despacito." She performed onstage as well during the 60th Grammy Awards alongside the Latino singer.
Born: July 19, 1995
Romee Strijd is a Victoria's Secret Angel who, believe it or not, was shy as a girl. She was shopping with her mom when a scout agent saw her. While others get discovered through casting calls or like her, by chance, the 22-year-old turned down the offer. However, she grew to like the craft years after.
Born: April 24, 1989
With her head-turning face and body, you would never know that Katherine Webb is already a mother of a toddler. Before becoming the wife of NFL player AJ McCarron and mother to their adorable son Tripp, Katherine was crowned Miss Alabama in 2012 She represented Alabama in Miss USA on that year, finishing in Top 10.
Born: October 20, 1988
This South African stunner easily mesmerizes any onlookers with her alluring eyes. With her fit body, it is no wonder that she is a Victoria’s Secret Angel, which can be attributed to her being a ballerina when she was young. She had been frequenting pages of Vogue, Elle, and GQ from other countries. Brands she walked for include Ralph Lauren, Christian Dior, Michael Kors, and Dolce and Gabbana.
Her looks are just the cherry on top of her already amazing personality and kind attitude. She supports Mothers2Mothers charity, which focuses on children that have HIV passed onto them by parents.
Born: May 22
Maris Van Noy is more than just a glamorous wife of athlete Kyle Van Noy, she is also an actress, model and philanthropist. Born Marissa Powell, the former Miss Utah represented her home state in the Miss USA pageant in 2013 placing fourth in the prestigious competition. More than just a pretty face, Maris together with her husband started a foundation helping less fortunate kids.
Born: January 27, 1987
Despite the numerous high-end brands that come up to her, Lily Donaldson, a Victoria's Secret model, is still down to earth, at least how her interviews go. She has landed numerous international shoots for magazines and has scored many brands as well. She was discovered in 2003 in London.
Born: October 1, 1990
Her name might not ring a bell for many, but Teresa Vail is 2013’s Miss Kansas. In the 2014 Miss America pageant, she did not win but she was definitely memorable for being confident in donning her swimsuit that showed her tattoo. Even though she did not win, she went home with America’s Choice award, so it can be said she gained more fans after that stint. Moreover, what made her unique from the rest of title-aspirants is that she is from the Kansas Army National Guard Medical Detachment.
“If there is one thing that competing has taught me, it’s that you need to be unapologetically yourself and not let others dictate how you feel,” she said on her blog.
Mahlagha Jaberi is an Iranian model who is taking the international scene slowly. While her name might not be that familiar, she's a staple in most beautiful lists. In 2016, she
Born: November 19, 1999
Evgenia Medvedeva is a figure skater and an Olympic silver medalist. How she differs from other figure skaters is how expressive she is when every time she performs. Her performances are also unique, an example of which is one of her performance last year that had some sound effects from the 9/11.
Born: November 5, 1983
Alexa Chung is a British model, author, and TV personality who also ventured into fashion designing. Last year, she showed just how much versatile she can get when she released her namesake line which makes clothes "that people want to wear." Some of her TV shows are "24 Hour Catwalk" and "Vanity Lair."
Born: July 1, 1985
Before being cast into more mature and serious roles, Ashley Tisdale was a Disney child star. She appeared in "The Suite Life of Zack & Cody," which starred real-life twins Dylan and Cole Sprouse. However, she might be best known for her role in "High School Musical" where she played the brat Sharpay Evans.
Born: November 3, 1995
Kendall Jenner is one of the faces one can see in runways. Apart from being a star in E!'s "Keeping Up with The Kardashians," the 22-year-old is making her own name in the modeling industry. Every now and then, she manages to get the attention of the public for her fondness of freeing her nipples.
Born: March 10, 1997
Coming from a clan of actors, Julia Barretto is one of the most promising actresses in the Philippines. With her charm, beauty, and wit, she surely can carry herself well, as evident in interviews. Some of her films include "Love You To The Stars and Back" and "Para Sa Hopeless Romantic."
On the list of beautiful women linked with Canadian crooner Justin Bieber, Baskin Champion is the latest. Yup, this Instagram famous' name has been dragged to the spotlight after news reports surfaced that she and the singer had been seen spending time together despite rumors that he and Selena Gomez had called it quits.
Born: December 17, 1975
Milla Jovovich may have a pretty face but she is known to have starred in a lot of sci-fi butt kicking films, proving beauty does not, in any way, have any bearing on pure talent. She is well-known for her Resident Evil films that showed her uber-sleek character fighting zombies and genetically enhanced monsters.
However, prior to her acting, Jovovich already successfully made a name for herself in the modeling industry. She was favored by big brands and was chosen by Christian Dior, Coach, DKNY, Revlon, and Versace, among many others as part of their campaigns.
Born: June 20, 1967
Nicole Kidman has enjoyed fame all throughout the years, and judging by her long list of credit, this versatile actress has done it all. The wife of Keith Urban is popular for her roles in Moulin Rouge! and The Others, but little people did know that her passion started from a young age.
However, her love for the art started with ballet and drama. Kidman knew that she wanted to push for her love of acting, and decided to drop out of school when she was 16. Since then, she scored a lot of films and made everyone know just how she values her craft when she started collecting awards, making her the first Australian actress to bag a Best Actress Oscar award.
Born: January 4, 1998
Liza Soberano is a famous actress from the Philippines. She remains one of the most beautiful faces of the Asian country and even the entire world, as per the annual list released by TC Candler, besting more renowned stars such as Kate Upton and Megan Fox. Of late, she has been dubbed as the Box Office Queen by the Guillermo Mendoza Memorial Scholarship Foundation.
Born: February 28, 1984
Karolina Kurkova is a Czech model who always gives back. She has been extending an arm whenever she can and in one interview, she highlighted the importance of giving back.
"I have access to things and people. I am very lucky I have a great life and it is important to share my blessings with others," she said.
Born: September 30, 1964
This Italian beauty started modeling at a very young age. Monica Bellucci traveled to other key places, Milan and Paris, and posed for a number of magazines. However, she did not stop with modeling as she learned acting, and her efforts deemed fruitful.
Perhaps, she is best known for her role in The Matrix films as Persephone. For this, she was dubbed as one of the Sexiest Characters in Cinema by Esquire magazine. It is safe to say that she aged gracefully, as became a Bond girl at 50 when she was cast in 2015’s Spectre.
Born: March 2, 1995
Cindy Mello is a Brazilian native who made her way up to become a successful model. She's one to watch for as she's making her name big in the industry. GQ has even noticed her and well, she has more than 600,000 followers on Instagram as of writing.
Born: June 7, 1991
Emily Ratajkowski gained popularity when she became one of the muses in Robin Thicke's controversial hit "Blurred Lines." However, despite her fit body, the model, who has walked for brands, has also found her photo being altered. In one cover, she lamented on social media that her lips and breasts were retouched.
Born: March 18, 1987
Aislinn Derbez is a daughter to both actors, Eugenio Derbez and Gabriela Michel. While that may be a factor why she entered the show business, this Mexican actress is truly shining on her own. Apart from her stellar actor parents, her grandmother is also an actress, Silvia Derbez.
This Russian model has already made people notice her, thanks to how she carries herself. Whether posing nude or wrapped with thick clothes, she easily makes the outfit, or lack of it, seems fashionable. She had landed a Victoria's Secret lingerie campaign, a mammoth step for this stunning lady.
Born: April 9, 1998
This actress's family name may sound familiar, but it is because her sister is in the business too. Yup, Elle Fanning is actually the younger sister of Dakota. However, her projects would tell anyone that they're more than just pretty faces, they're also talented too. This 20-year-old model's films include "Maleficent" and "Super 8."
Born: October 23, 1984
Izabel Goulart is a Brazilian and a Victoria's Secret model. Her Sports Illustrated Swimsuit work also started a buzz in 2012. Apart from these, she is the girlfriend of Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Kevin Trapp. Both of them have spilled the beans on their sex life, saying they were very active.
Born: May 13, 1986
Caitlin McHugh is just the one who captured the heart of John Stamos. Recently, she and the actor welcomed their baby boy, named Bryan. Something interesting about the mom is that she's an uber fan of Disney and that includes Disneyland. She even knows her Disney films all too well.
Born: February 16, 1989
Elizabeth Olsen may be best known for playing the lead character Martha in the 2011 thriller "Martha Marcy May Marlene," or perhaps for being Wanda Maximoff in the highly acclaimed film "Avengers: Infinity War." Fun fact: She's the sister of infamous twins, Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen.
Born: June 20, 1982
Necar Zadegan is of Iranian descent whose face can truly sweep anyone off their feet. For those familiar with the face, she has appeared in "24" Season 8 as Dalia Hassan. She also played Delia Banai, a lawyer in the Bravo TV series "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce."
Born: August 9, 1990
Adelaide Kane is an Australian actress who became famous for her role as Lolly Allen in "Neighbours." Despite her beauty and status, she proves she's much like everyone else, which was pretty obvious in her mundane posts. In 2015, BuzzFeed even touted her as the "Queen of Instagram."
Born: October 2, 1986
Camilla Belle is one of the most stylish celebrities and that is thanks to her mom, who is also her stylist. She said her mom helped her a lot with her looks, ever since she was a child.
"She's really taught me everything I know, frankly, and really exposed me to this world from a very early age. Why not stick with what works? I know she has no agenda," Belle explained.
Born: September 3, 2001
Does she resemble someone from the show business industry? Perhaps model Cindy Crawford? Well, it's no coincidence. Kaia Gerber is the daughter of the actress and husband Randy Gerber. While being a child of prominent people has some perks, this 16-year-old model is proving she can do her work with just sheer talent.
Born: March 16, 1986
Alexandra Daddario is a fairly new actress for some people who consider her short list of films, including Baywatch, San Andreas, and Percy Jackson. However, the American actress with deep eyes is starting to make her name established in the industry. This year, she showed she can do comedy through the film When We First Met, that debuted on Feb. 9.
During her birthday last March, Daddario made sure she’s helping make a change in this world by dedicating her special day to organizations that help combat HIV and malaria. She held a fund-raising to support them.
Born: September 12, 1988
Jessica Kahawaty is a an actress, a beauty queen, and a lawyer. To top it all off, she is also uses her influence in order to raise awareness. The Lebanese has been vocal about her dislike for "slacktivism," which she said was just about "thoughts and prayers." She believed that in order to create change, a lot of things has to be done.
"Activism is not just about raising money, even though that’s one component – it’s about engaging with an online community, sharing thoughts and ideas, and immersing oneself in the mission and goals of organisations that are making a difference," she explained.
Born: April 30, 1985
Nowadays, Gal Gadot is known to be the person behind Wonder Woman. However, prior to her starrer, the Israel-born beauty was a titleholder for 2004 Miss Israel. After her stint at the beauty pageant and eventually taking home the crown, she served the military for two years as a combat instructor.
This was what opened her door for the Fast & Furious role, which Gadot said was what probably got the director to sign her up. Of late, her commitment to her craft was what wowed everyone. It turned out that she was five months pregnant while doing reshoots for Wonder Woman! Now, she is married to Yaron Varsano, which she shares two daughters, Alma and Maya, with.
Born: August 8, 1990
Aiysha Hart is an English-Saudi Arabian actress. She probably is best known for playing Ariadne in BBC's fantasy series "Atlantis." This gorgeous thespian is pretty clear when it comes to the roles she want to snatch during her 2016 interview.
“All the roles I have chosen so far are so completely different — completely different races, completely different characters, in different time periods, different genres — and that’s what I want to continue doing," she revealed.
Born: April 22, 1986
Amber Heard has a lot of film credits to her name, such as "Pineapple Express," "Magic Mike XXL," and "The Danish Girl." Of late, she appeared in "Justice League" as Mera, a role which she will reprise for "Aquaman." Last year, the public saw a nasty divorce between her and Johnny Depp, whom she accused of abusing her.
Born: April 13, 2000
Nancy, a famous member of Korean girl group Momoland, has been gaining popularity even at a young age. The band's upbeat and catchy hit "BBoom BBoom" is getting viral in other Asian countries.
Nancy is a half-Korean, half-American. She was born in South Korea but grew up in the United States.
Born: March 18, 1989
Lily Collins has one of the prettiest faces in Hollywood and one that will stay in one’s mind for a long period. She was hard to notice, as was the case when Glamour Spain chose her as the International Model of the Year. She is the daughter of singer Phil Collins and Jill Tavelman.
As a teen, the actress battled anorexia, which she had been open about with the public. Coincidentally, she landed a role in To the Bone, which touches on the eating disorder. Collins is also vocal when it comes to fighting bullying, even teaming up with Bystander Revolution in 2015.
Born: January 23, 1992
Daniela Braga hails from Brazil and is starting to take on the world with her modeling skills. She has walked for Victoria's Secret numerous times for its fashion shows. Apart from that, she is one of the models featured in the E! series "Model Squad," along with Olivia Culpo and many more.
Borm: September 27, 1972
Gwyneth Paltrow shows how she can just do about anything. Aside from acting, she can also sing and is an author. But wait, it's not the only thing she does. She is also the founder of Goop, her very own lifestyle company. And she's not at all amiss in the love department. She is engaged to American director, writer, and producer Brad Falchuk.
Born: February 22, 1987
Han Hyo-joo, a South Korean actress, is no doubt one of the most popular in Asia. She just started her Instagram in October last year, of course, much to the delight of her fans who will finally see their idol, and yet, she has already more than 600,000 followers as of writing. Some of her works are "Cold Eyes" and "Always."
Born: November 6, 1988
Emma Stone built her career slowly and steadily, enjoying minor roles at first before getting bigger ones. All her efforts weren’t snubbed by award-giving bodies, as she had been awarded an Academy, Golden Globe, and BAFTA awards. Last year, she was dubbed by Forbes as the highest paid actress of the year, earning $26 million, and topped Jennifer Lawrence and Jennifer Aniston.
One might think that a list of accolades attached to her name is enough to keep her feeling above everyone else, but she proves she’s not. In fact, she uses her popularity to help other people. In 2014, she and The Amazing Spider-Man co-actor Andrew Garfield made use of the paparazzi to their advantage by showing a handwritten note to the charities that needed a boost.
Born: August 12, 1984
Marian Rivera is a Filipino actress that has both a gorgeous face and an outgoing personality. Moreover, she has a kind heart, citing the causes she supports. She is an ambassador for Smile Train, an international organization that focuses on cleft lip and palate surgeries, after being moved when she graced an event of the charity.
Born: November 12, 1982
When it comes to celebrities, there are those that would really try their best to help other people, and not just for popularity. Anne Hathaway is one of these, as there are many causes and charity she supports. She is also one of the most gifted actresses nowadays, as she gives justice to her films of varying genres.
During the early days of her career, she played Princess Mia in Disney’s Princess Diaries, alongside arguably one of the pillars of the industry, Julie Andrews. From then she evolved into a versatile actress, taking on more mature roles. Hathaway played Fantine as well in Les Miserables, which gained her much acclamation.
Born: August 15, 1990
Jennifer Lawrence is widely known nowadays that she joins powerful women in lists that collate influential people. In 2013, she joined TIME Magazine's 100 most influential people in the world and also made it to Forbes’ Celebrity 100 in two years.
She grew popular as Katniss Everdeen in her film The Hunger Games, though she is open that Hollywood wasn’t warm with her at first. She tried auditioning for roles, as Olive Penderghast in Easy A (which eventually went to Emma Stone) and as Alice in Alice in Wonderland, though she obviously wasn’t chosen. “Try and try until you succeed,” a saying that encapsulates Lawrence’s determination, as she eventually got the role that ignited a flame of her career.
Born: February 10, 1991
Fans of Emma Roberts saw how she transitioned to a versatile actress. From playing a clumsy girl in Nickelodeon's "Unfabulous" to being a sleuth in "Nancy Drew" to being a mean sorority leader in "Scream Queens," she proved she can do it. Fun fact: She's the niece of actress Julia Roberts.
Born : August 25, 1987
Blake Ellender Lively is an American actress. She is known for playing as Serena van der Woodsen in the CW teen-drama television series Gossip Girl (2007–2012).
Lively has also starred in the films The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005), Accepted (2006), The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009), The Town (2010), Green Lantern (2011), Savages (2012), The Age of Adaline (2015), and The Shallows (2016).
She is married to actor Ryan Reynolds.
Born: October 5, 1989
Indonesian Asmirandah is an actress, a poet, and a model. She published a book of poems in 2012 titled "Lovandah." She exchanged vows with Jonas Rivanno in 2013 even after her family disapproved their relationship because of their religious difference. However, true love conquers all, as they say, as they seem happy nowadays as evident on her Instagram account.
Born: October 18, 1984
Freida Pinto is an Indian who dreamed of becoming an actress when she was younger. And she did just that with Slumdog Millionaire, a 2008 drama film, her breakout role which earned her an award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival. After which, opportunities started coming to her, like the film 2011’s Rise of the Planet of the Apes.
She cited Malala Yousafzai and Angelina Jolie as her inspiration for their work for other people. For her part, Pinto had been firm on her stance on feminism, that men and women should be equal and not one is superior nor inferior.
Born: January 10, 1980
Sarah Shahi is a Spanish-Iranian actress and was a former NFL cheerleader. Her face might be familiar because she has appeared in a number of series, including "The L Word," where she played Carmen, and "Fairly Legal" as Kate Reed. She also played a supporting role in "Alias."
Born: October 23, 1986
Emilia Clarke is a London native who immediately impressed people starting when she had a guest stint in Doctors. Now, she became popular for bagging the role of Daenerys Targaryen in HBO’s hit thriller series Game of Thrones, which earned her many nominations. The series initially was played by Tamzin Merchant, an English actress known for her Pride and Prejudice stint.
It’s no secret that the 31-year-old tried Broadway, with her first stint in 2013. Clarke played Holly Golightly in Breakfast at Tiffany’s. The English stunner has indeed admired many fans. In 2015, she was hailed by Esquire as the Sexiest Woman Alive.
Born: September 4, 1981
Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter, or simply Beyonce, started as one of the members of the popular but now disbanded Destiny’s Child that was responsible for “Brown Eyes” and “Emotions.” As much as it was a group, it can be said that Beyonce became the “main act.” She released numerous singles after which, most of those were critically acclaimed.
However, it was Dreamgirls that really pushed her on-screen career. For this, she earned Golden Globe nominations and the film itself won Oscar awards. Beyonce is lauded as well for being a queen, as she slays performances every now and then. That said, her performances and songs are much-anticipated, as people always expect her to bring something new to the table, which she never failed to do so.
Born: June 4, 1975
People might know Angelina Jolie for her films, Salt and Maleficent, or for being the other half of Brad Pitt. However, the beautiful face is just a reflection of who she truly is: a beautiful soul. Apart from the numerous red carpets she graced and Hollywood events she attended, this stunner is also used to mingling and learning from the many encounters with non-celebrities.
She is a UNHCR’s Special Envoy, who is tasked to focus on refugees and displacements. Jolie used to be a Goodwill Ambassador from 2001 to 2012, before being appointed as the Special Envoy.
Kim DeJesus already knew from the start that she has a passion for the arts. That's why she did her best when she was still studying. She went on to appear in TV shows and she also became a model. She is married to MLB player David DeJesus.
Born: October 22, 1988
Does Parineeti Chopra's family name sound familiar? That's because she is the cousin of Priyanka, star of the show "Narcos." However, the 29-year-old bubbly actress is not being overshadowed by her cousin as she already has created a name for herself as well. She appeared in "Hasee Toh Phasee."
Born: January 27, 1983
Rebecca Judd is a pro in juggling, well at least how she handles seamlessly motherhood, being a wife, and being a TV presenter of "Postcards." This Australian beauty is the wife of footballer Chris Judd. Prior to this, she was a successful model who had walked for high-end brands like Chanel and Dior.
Born: June 10, 1992
Kate Upton is a model who stole the spotlight after being the Rookie of the Year after she graced the pages of the infamous Sports Illustrated Swimsuit magazine in 2011. After which, she modeled for the front page of the mag in several years. But, not everyone was a fan of her.
Born: December 11, 1996
Before she became an established singer, Hailee Steinfeld first wowwed the public with her portrayal as Mattie Ross in the 2010 film "True Grit," where she received nominations. As she is a talented singer as well, she has partnered with other artists such as Zayn Malik and Alesso.
Born: October 21, 1980
Kim Kardashian West is a famous reality star and has ventured into other paths as well. Her life has been an open book, with media rigidly following her and her family in every move they make. In every controversy, people have something to say about her. But in a different angle, she is a mom to her three children with Kanye West, a daughter of Bruce (now Caitlyn) and Kris Jenner.
She is a prominent person, though her show, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, proves that their family dynamics speak a lot like that of so many. Her family may not be perfect, but Kardashian is notably easy to anger once one messes with her family.
Born: February 19, 1999
This French model is one of the most promising young professionals nowadays. Sonia Ben Ammar can sing and act, so there sure is a lot in store for this beautiful lady. But as much as she has her hands busy, she didn't let her education take a backseat.
Born: April 15, 1990
Emma Watson, born in Paris, is best known for being the in-the-know Hermione Granger in the hit J.K. Rowling novels-based film Harry Potter. She started her career at a young age, and people got to see how this beautiful actress had grown to become a very well-rounded lady. She starred in Disney’s live-action film Beauty and the Beast, but all her projects did not stop her from completing her studies.
What’s admirable about Watson is that she’s intelligent and has a good heart. She graduated with a degree in English literature from Brown University. She became a Goodwill ambassador for UN, which had given her a chance to deliver a speech one day on gender equality, one that prompted offended parties of sending her death threats. But this certainly did not stop this courageous bean from standing for her beliefs.
Born: September 30, 1975
French actress Marion Cotillard gained popularity for her role in 2007’s La Vie en Rose, after winning an Oscar award for best actress. She is one of the most promising actresses of her country and already had international eyes on her after the success of her films.
Her name is not only tied to hit films and plays. Cotillard is also an environmentalist and is a Greenpeace spokesperson. She has been known to be bold with her stance against environmental destruction. In 2015, she, Melanie Laurent, and French President Francois Hollande visited the Philippines to raise awareness on climate change.
Born: October 30, 1987
Being a model is no easy feat. One is easily placed under the scrutinizing eyes of the public, but plus-size model Ashley Graham makes it look so easy. At 30, she has already graced infamous fashion magazines like Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar.
But apart from her confidence, she is lauded not just for being a magazine model, but also a good example of being an advocate of body positivity. Graham is not afraid of her experience in making her way to the top, which she detailed in her book A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty, and Power Really Look Like.
Even models like the beautiful Californian model Elizabeth Sawatzky has some haters. But this stunner has learned to laugh it off. Her Instagram feed would show her fondness of writing, with photos of her notes casually popping out of her aesthetically pleasing account. True enough, she values her journals precious because these contain memories.
Born: September 24, 1983
Haya Abdulsalam is a popular Kuwaiti actress. But before the fame, she and her family had no inkling that she would take on the path of acting. The 34-year-old even divulged she initially developed her passion for directing, which was what pave the way for her to love acting as well.
Born: June 30, 1995
Marina Ruy Barbosa is a Brazilian actress whose films include "Total Dreamer" and "Total." She is considered as one of the fashionable who's who in the country, and it is evident on her Instagram as well. Her social media following of more than 24.5 million clearly speaks of her popularity.
Born: February 28, 1991
Irish actress Sarah Bolger started her acting career at a young age. In 2002, she already starred in the film "In America." But one thing that she loves apart from acting? It's astronomy. Apart from that, in her 2011 interview, she admitted she was religious, which she might have gotten from her grandmother.
Born: November 12, 1980
Turkish-German actress Nur Fettahoglu is admirable for her dedication as a mother. The former TV anchor's Instagram profile would easily tell anyone how enamored she is with motherhood and how she juggles that and being a TV personality. Some of her works are "Gönül Salıncağı" and "Hayat Yolunda."
Born: September 17, 1990
Model, dancer and former beauty queen, Australian stunner Renae Ayris is truly one of the wonders from the land down under. The 27-year old represented her country in the 2012 Miss Universe pageant and captured the hearts of many, placing 3rd runner up. After Miss Universe, Ayris became part o reality TV show, "First Contact" and also appeared in a music video for Shannon Noll.
Born: December 19, 1988
Born with a golden spoon in her mouth, Paulina Gretzky is one of show business' prominent personality. Daughter to hockey icon Wayne Gretzky and actress Janet Jones, she stepped out to her family's shadow and became an icon of her own. Her family name, Gretzky, is an icon in the field of hockey. She became a model, a singer, and an actress just like her mother. Her song "Collecting Dust" was used in MTV's Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. She is now engaged to professional golfer, Dustin Johnson and together, they have two sons, Tatum and River Jones.
Born: June 9, 1981
Proving that not everyone in Lalaland is just a pretty face, American and Jewish actress Natalie Portman is the true epitome of Padme with her beauty and brains. Born in Jerusalem to her Jewish parents, her family moved to the United States when she was 3. Growing up, according to interviews, she already knew what she wanted and was more ambitious than her colleagues.
It was reported that she missed Star Wars: Episode 1 premiere night to study for her high school finals, so clearly Portman is someone who values education more. She was quoted as saying that she’d “rather be smart than a movie star” and she did not care if entering college would ruin her career.
Aside from starring in critically- and commercially-acclaimed movies such as Star Wars prequel trilogy, V for Vendetta, Black Swan, and Jackie, winning accolades from major award-giving bodies such as the Academy, Golden Globes, and Screen Actors Guild Awards, she also graduated from Harvard University with a degree in psychology, debunking myths that actors are beautiful people who just opt to drop out from school.
Born: May 16, 1986
The list won’t be complete without Megan Fox, a beautiful American actress with a rocking body. People might think that her childhood might be a perfect one, but it was far from that. Her parents divorced when she can barely remember anything and at school, she was bullied. She was teased oftentimes, not before of her looks, but that she built connection better with boys. Because of this, she experienced any normal teen would do when being bullied, eat lunch in the bathroom.
But all of that was in the past, and it seemed Fox made use of what she learned to enter another arena: Show business. In 2008, she became FHM’s Sexiest Woman in the World, snatching the throne from Jessica Alba, thanks to her film Transformers, in which she played opposite Shia Labeouf’s character.
Born: April 23, 1979
Jaime King can easily sweep anyone off their feet with her beauty. This actress, who appeared in "Cheaper By The Dozen" and "White Chicks," started out as a model and landed numerous fashion magazine covers. In 2001, she got a major role in "Pearl Harbor," where she played Nurse Betty Bayer.
Born: Born: February 9, 1996
Lola Le Lann has parents who are both prominent, her dad being the famous trumpeter Eric Le Lann and her mom, actress Valerie Stroh. This French actress already starred in a film titled One Wild Moment (Un moment d’egarement), which she bagged when she was 19.
As much as she already is born into a famous family, Le Lann is sure she’s making her own success in the industry, which is really not hard for her. In 2016, Vogue singled her out in saying that there is more to watch for this pretty lady, citing her fashion style that is not over-the-top but still invites gurus’ gaze.
Born: March 26, 1985
Kiera Knightley is currently amiss in the limelight, but she isn’t forgotten. How could people forget such the talented actress with such an angelic face? People might know her as Elizabeth Swann in Pirates of the Caribbean.
But people should be warned, Knightley knows when to speak fight for what’s right. In 2007, she filed a case against Daily Mail for releasing articles that stated she had an eating disorder. She won the case and was given $6,000, which she donated to Beat, a charity dedicated to helping those who suffer from eating disorders, proving she’s tough but kind as well.
Born: May 17, 1988
American actress, singer, and songwriter Nikki Reed is popular for her role as the pale blood-sucking sister of Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson) in the hit film Twilight. However, unknown to many, despite their celebrity status, she and husband Ian Somerhalder has been making efforts to raise animal rights.
The couple has been known to be animal advocates, and they even received the Jameson Animal Rescue Ranch Humanitarian Award. Their love for animals is evident in their social media accounts as their pets have a habit of making their way in their feeds.
Born: February 23, 1985
Emily Blunt is an English actress that rose to fame precisely because of her flexible raw talent. This thespian’s projects had been much anticipated, as it can be expected that her performance will not disappoint. From playing a disturbed wanderer in The Girl on the Train to being an ice queen in The Huntsman: Winter’s War, the 35-year-old can land any role she wants.
As a support for this statement, let the plenty awards and nominations she received do the speaking for her. If not for her brilliance in acting, she wouldn’t probably have grabbed the titular role in an upcoming film, Mary Poppins Returns. The role is packed with a lot of pressure, considering she is taking on the role originally played by world-renowned Meryl Streep.
Born: November 7, 1988
This beauty's last name may be a dead giveaway as to she tied the knot with, footballer Seyi Arijotutu. Autumn Ajirotutu was one of the cast of the E! series "WAGS," which revolves around the wives and girlfriends of athletes. She and Seyi have been married since 2012 and are blessed with twins.
Born: April 20, 1983
Miranda Kerr is famous for being the first Australian who has ever joined the roster of beautiful and fit ladies of Victoria’s Secret. Her modeling days started as early as 13, when she joined the Dolly magazine search for a model, eventually being the winner of the contest in 1997. As an Angel, she walked the runway in 2006 until 2009.
Her Victoria’s Secret career made it big for her, as she became the face of numerous brands such as Clinique’s Happy. Her name is also tied to high fashion when she was chosen by Balenciaga to walk for it in the runway in 2010. Kerr did put to good use her popularity when she posed for Rolling Stone Australia naked for a cause. She also launched her own organic skincare product line, Kora Organics.
Born: April 28, 1974
Penelope Cruz is one of those faces that could really launch a thousand ships. Probably one of the most beautiful faces of all time, this Spanish actress proved she has a lot to offer to the table. In fact, she bagged an Academy Award for her role as Maria Elena in 2008’s Vicky Cristina Barcelona. For sure, she made her home country proud, when she became the first Spanish actress to get such an accolade and to even get her Hollywood Walk of Fame. Apart from acting, Cruz easily became the face of numerous giant brands, such as Mango and L’Oreal.
Born: May 8, 1992
Olivia Culpo is known for being the 2012 winner of the Miss Universe. After her win, her reign consisted of travels to different countries, where she showed how she’s more beautiful inside. The stunner recently became a headliner after reportedly calling it quits with The New England Patriots’ Danny Amendola.
However, during the time they were together, they made sure that they share their love story to everyone by updating the public via social media. Last year, they were seen gracing a charity event together in Boston. The event was organized by Tom Brady, Amendola’s teammate. The event aimed to raise awareness on the discrimination of persons with intellectual and developmental abilities.
Born: February 18, 1990
Park Shin-hye may be known for her pretty and sweet face and many Korean dramas, but it was little known that she started her career early on. She has since won awards for her shows, such as best supporting actress. Some of her credits include Stairway to Heaven, which tells the story of childhood sweethearts who were separated and met again after some time.
Of late, she has done a shoot in New York City for a spread in Harper’s Bazaar. In the photos, Park is seen working her outfit and bags out, with the backdrop of Manhattan suiting the theme of the shoot.
Born: August 14, 1987
Sinem Kobal is arguably one of the most beautiful Turkish actresses in the Asian country. She appeared as Dilara Giritli in the sitcom "Dadi." Her film credits are horror movie "Okul," sci-fi "Dünyayı Kurtaran Adam'ın Oğlu," and "Ayakta Kal." She tied the knot to actor Kenan İmirzalıoğlu in 2016.
Born: August 18, 1994
Madelaine Petsch plays the "frienemy" Cheryl Blossom in the hit The CW show "Riverdale." She originally wanted to land the role of Betty Cooper, which was the first she auditioned for, though it was given to Lili Reinhart. Prior to this big project, she had a lot of jobs.
Born: July 18, 1982
ABC's drama thriller series Quantico’s star Priyanka Chopra is just 35, but this Indian actress certainly has accomplished a lot of things in life. She has won prestigious awards from her home country, including the coveted National Film Award, and abroad.
More than these, she gained fans for her good deeds, as she has been a member of numerous non-government organizations. Chopra also signed in United Nations-led campaign Girl Up as a Champion, one who will raise awareness on the girls’ rights.
“Every girl should have the opportunity to reach her full potential,” she said.
Born: March 5, 1996
Taylor Hill is a 22-year-old model who joined the Victoria’s Secret Angels in 2015. The pretty model appeared in the pages of Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, and Glamour, among many others. She also modeled for several high fashion names in the industry, such as Miu Miu, Dolce & Gabbana, Givenchy, Fendi, Armani, and Moschino.
Hill also joined the roster of fortunate models who are highest paid, according to Forbes’ list. As of now, she steadily gained a lot of fans and her social media accounts prove that. Her Instagram account has more than 10 million followers.
Born: February 25, 1994
At a young age, Urvashi Rautela already hinted she was set to become a beauty queen. She started joining beauty pageants when she was 15. She got the crown for Miss Diva 2015, which meant she got to represent her country, India.
Rautela also ventured in acting, with her Bollywood debut being 2013’s Singh Saab the Great. She appeared in the music video of Yo Yo Honey Singh’s "LoveDose" in 2014. She also landed a role in 2015’s Mr. Airavata and 2016’s Sanam Re. She also established a foundation that focuses on impoverished children in India.
Born: September 28, 1972
Dita Von Teese is already house name when it comes to burlesque. Believed to have brought back to life what was popular ages ago, this glamorous performer is recognized as one of the biggest name in the biz. Fun fact: She has performed her Martini Glass show in the hit show "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" as Rita Von Squeeze in 2011.
Born: March 3, 1997
Camila Cabello started her career with the girl group Fifth Harmony, which was a product of the talent search show "The X Factor." It didn't take too long before she went her separate way and released chart-topping hits. Despite her success, she isn't one to forget about her roots and even made a song about her hometown, "Havana."
Born: June 19, 1978
Before being an actress, Zoe Saldana performed with the theater group Faces, where she would showcase her talent for dancing and acting. The public first got a look at her in 1999 when she appeared in Law & Order. It was then followed by Center Stage, where she played, aptly, a ballet dancer. She was launched to fame after joining the cast of Star Trek in 2009.
She gained even more admirers when she was cast as Gamora, appearing in Guardians of the Galaxy. Moreover, Saldana revealed two years ago that she was suffering from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, which her sisters also have. Because of this, she had to adhere to a diet and does Pilates.
Born: December 4, 1973
Tyra Banks has made a name in the fashion industry not for conforming to societal beauty standards, but for standing up and proclaiming that it is OK to be confident and love your own. Her attitude toward modeling is what she imparts to her co-models, even helping out aspiring ones to embrace uniqueness always.
Apart from helping dreamers achieve their ultimate goal of running the runway, Banks is also lauded for extending her helpfulness to girls who wish to dream big. Her TZONE Foundation aims to encourage young women to embrace themselves and to maximize their potentials.
Born: March 29, 1980
Kim Tae-hee is popular in Asian countries for being a talented actress and being smart, having been a graduate of the Seoul National University. Some of her works include Stairway To Heaven, Iris, My Princess, and Love Story In Harvard. She is one of Korea’s favorite actresses, and according to a 2015 poll, is even considered by the country as the most beautiful woman.
The Beauty of the Century poll asked Korean teens to those in their 60s who they deem should be the bearer of “Beauty of the Century” award. Another poll had her on top of the list as the most beautiful Korean.
Born: July 2, 1990
Australian actress Margot Robbie started getting recognition in Hollywood after she played opposite Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street. Prior to this, she already joined in a TV show in the Land Down Under.
After her stint in the Martin Scorsese-directed film, Robbie continued to land roles, including in Focus and The Legend of Tarzan. After which, she took on the role of Harley Quinn in 2016’s Suicide Squad. The blonde stunner then starred on the critically acclaimed I, Tonya as Tonya Harding. For this she earned a lot of nominations from award-giving bodies.
Born: June 2, 1995
Indonesian actress Chelsea Islan was recognized after her role in Tetangga Masa Gitu. Some of her film credits include Street Society, Refrain, and Di Balik 98. She is half American and half Indonesian, but she is one to announce her pride in her Asian roots.
Two years ago, she was one of those who initiated Youth of Indonesia, an effort to uphold Indonesian values and to encourage the youth to make a change for the betterment of the nation. For this, Islan was awarded last year the Innovative Young Leader. In October, she partnered with This is April to give children in Papua shoes.
Born: May 26, 1977
Misaki Ito is a Japanese actress and model famous for her stint with Asahi Beer. Some of her credit include 2005’s Densha Otoko and 2002’s Ju-on. It can also be remembered that she voiced Miss Nagai in James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing game.
Ito’s flawless and glowing skin, paired with her talent for acting and modeling, made her onto the list of most beautiful women in Japan. She and Yoshinori Enomoto tied the knot in Hawaii, an event which attracted a lot of attention. Her husband is the president of Kyoraku company.
Israeli fashion model Yael Shelbia may not be as prominent as other models but she ranked 17th in TC Candler's list of most beautiful women. While that may be a modest place, she bested against fellow Israeli Gal Gadot, who placed 22nd. While her Instagram account has more than 150,000 followers, her portfolio would prove how she's a versatile model that has a lot to offer.
Born: March 10, 1958
Sharon Stone has long established a colorful and admirable career. She won many awards for her films. She has also aged gracefully, with many noting she doesn’t look her age. But as much as many find her beautiful, Stone values inner beauty more than what can be seen.
“It’s important to have a philosophy or way of life or faith that keeps you balanced. For me, that has been Buddhism,” she said.
Moreover, Stone is one to prove what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Of all her hardships, miscarriages, a nasty divorce, all of these turned her to a braver single mother.
Born: January 19, 1980
Mai Ezz Eldin is an Egyptian actress who knew even when she was still young that she wanted to pursue a career in acting. Additionally, she was dedicated in bringing that dream to fruition, even when she was still in school.
"I’d always watch movies with a very special eye. I noticed things nobody else did,” she said.
Born: April 9, 1990
Kristen Stewart started appearing in films at a young age but only got recognition in Twilight, where she played Bella Swan opposite Robert Pattinson’s Edward Cullen. Her fame opened a lot of opportunities for her, and she was not one to shy away when it comes to the people she dates.
In the past few years, Kristen had been seen with several women, like Alicia Cargile, St. Vincent, and of late, Victoria’s Secret model Stella Maxwell. She’s been open as well as being bisexual. Speaking about her preference is a bold move, considering how people easily judge people nowadays.
Born: May 16, 1989
Behati Prinsloo is known for being a Victoria's Secret Angel. Not only that, this Namibian model is the first one to sign as the Victoria Secret PINK model. This 29-year-old wishes to stop poaching of animals. Now, she is a happy mom of two children, Gio Grace and Dusty Rose, whom she shares with Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine.
Born: June 14, 1989
Lucy Hale, who may be known for starring in "Pretty Little Liars," is oozing of elegance nowadays. Moreover, the 28-year-old's skin regimen is one to admire because as young as she is, she is following an anti-aging routine already and well, it shows on her fresh-looking skin.
Born: June 18, 1992
Georgia Fowler is a New Zealander who was discovered when she was just 12. Apparently she just accompanied her sister for a casting call but she was noticed. She had walked for Chanel, Armani, Miu Miu, Victoria's Secret, and Balmain. The 25-year-old said she loves that one of the perks of her work is being able to travel.
Born: December 14, 1988
Vanessa Hudgens has long shifted away from the image people saw her. She became popular for playing Gabriella in the movie "High School Musical." But after the last installment of the film, she went on to focus to making music and acting in other genres, letting people see how versatile she can get. Some of her films are "Beastly" and "Sucker Punch."
Born: March 7, 1970
British actress Rachel Weisz has been lying low and has particularly kept her private life, well, private. The stunner is a public persona, but she and husband Daniel Craig have managed to keep everything under the wraps, which is what's admirable about the 48-year-old who seemingly said maturity is one of the keys to keeping things away from the public's eyes.
Born: April 9, 1986
Leighton Meester played the bratty elite Blair Waldorf in the now-defunct series "Gossip Girl." However, she's far from that in real life. She wasn't exactly born with a silver spoon in her mouth. The 32-year-old has been noticeably grounded, and despite the fame she has been open about being born in jail.
Born: September 13, 1996
Lili Reinhart, who played Betty Cooper in the hit show "Riverdale," is one to admire for being a body positivity advocate after calling out Cosmopolitan Philippines for altering her and co-star Camila Mendes's photos. Furthermore, she encouraged people to stop altering images to adhere to society-imposed beauty standards.
Born: November 23, 1992
Miley Cyrus, who is a former Disney child star, is one to watch for. All throughout the years, people have seen how she transformed and evolved to how she wanted. She's one of those people who make sure she stays unique, even if that meant getting criticisms.
Born: June 24, 1980
Minka Kelly once pointed out that she puts comfort first in terms of style. She believed that if one's comfortable and confident at the same time, beauty will naturally radiate more.
"So then if I’m wearing a tight skirt that I might have to adjust every five minutes, you might not see that,” she said.
Born: January 15, 1987
Barbie Blank is familiar for wrestling fans. She goes by the name Kelly Kelly in the ring though people saw her in a different light after being featured in the E! show "WAGS." However, it was just in October last year when she and husband Sheldon Souray, an ice hockey player, called things off between them.
Born: March 15, 1975
Eva Longoria has one of the most beautiful faces in the industry even after she has taken a rest from the spotlight. However, there is more than what meets the eyes. This stunner is a philanthropist and an activist and is generous enough to help those in need through her Eva Longoria Foundation.
Born: September 28, 1987
Former Disney child star Hilary Duff is beautiful in and out. That means being able to embrace flaws and being proud of them despite "perfect" critics every now and then. Her social media posts would easily tell anyone that she is an actress who champions body positivity.
Born: June 4, 1985
Bar Refaeli may not ring a bell for some but for people who are in the inner circle of modeling and fashion will definitely find her face familiar. She is an Israel supermodel and actress. She appeared in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition in 2007 and has graced front pages of Elle, Marie Claire, and Harper's Bazaar among many others.
Born: January 17, 1980
Fans of Zooey Deschanel would very well know that she stars in "New Girl." While she appears sweet and charming, she has also a firm side, especially when talking about feminism. In one interview, she underlined how she doesn't care on what other people say of her being a feminist.
Born: May 12, 1994
Ariana Miyamoto is Japan's Miss Universe 2015. Though she didn't bring home the coveted crown, she caused quite a buzz and opened a debate. People didn't think she was a Japanese because she doesn't look like one. But this biracial is, having been born to an African-American and a Japanese, and the stunner has lived her life in the Land of the Rising Sun.
Born: March 4, 1986
Park Min-young is a popular South Korean actress who appeared in numerous shows, including "Remember: War of the Son" and "Queen For Seven Days." She has a lot of endorsements such as makeup brand Shiseido and clothing brand Compagna. She now has more than 1.8 million followers in the photo-sharing app Instagram.
Born: May 4, 1929
One of the most famous and glorified faces from the Golden Age of Hollywood, Audrey Hepburn proved that beauty is not only skin-deep. Known for being the doe-eyed who has youthful brows, she had been awarded the EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony) awards.
Born in Belgium, Hepburn grew up in the era of two world wars and was greatly affected by the Dutch famine that caused her anemia and extreme malnutrition and also contributed to her poor health as an adult. As a child, she witnessed a lot of horrifying things, but despite this, she still considered her life “lucky.” These were what pushed Hepburn to do better, and she later became a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, extending help to children victims of war.
Born: December 18, 1980
One of the music industry's powerful voices, Christina Aguilera is laudable for her efforts to help end world hunger. In 2013, the singer, who is also a World Food Programme ambassador, took the initiative to visit Rwanda and there, she stayed in a refugee camp and became a witness to the harrowing living situation in the area.
Born: October 3, 1969
Who wouldn't know Gwen Stefani? This beaut is one of the most talented singers in the music industry nowadays. She is hard to miss as well, with her platinum blonde hair and her love for bright red lipstick, she could be mistaken for the iconic Marilyn Monroe!
Born: February 21, 1996
Sophie Turner rose to prominence because of "Game of Thrones," where she played Sansa Stark. The public saw how the English actress turned into a beautiful young lady as she first started shooting for the HBO series when she was just 15. Now, she's engaged to singer Joe Jonas.
Born: February 10, 1997
This blonde actress started her career at 7, meaning she had her fair share of dealing with a lot of sexism in the industry, and as time went by her feminist views had evolved as well. Chloe Grace Moretz is a mix of all things, but she is firm about her political views.
Born: October 25, 1985
Ciara remains to be one of the sexiest singers in the industry today. Even as she has taken some time off the main scene, she doesn't forget to give her fans some update that proves she still got it. Of late, she made quite a statement when she attended the Billboard Music Awards wearing a gold dress that makes her look like a goddess.
Born: November 22, 1984
Currently, Scarlett Johansson is gearing up for the premiere of Avengers: Infinity War, where she played Black Widow. An action-packed film, one might say, but this American actress is not sticking into one genre. She has tried comedy (Her) and even took her level up a notch when she started taking on adult roles (Girl With a Pearl Earring), proving that she was more than ready to take on variety.
Other than acting, she is also a singer, something which wasn’t given much light in Hollywood. But what was given much attention by the public are her looks and body, with some saying she falls under the sex symbol description. However, Johansson admitted she was more than that and didn’t actually like being referred to something like that.
Born: April 23, 1995
Gigi Hadid may just be 23 but she has already walked a lot of runways and became the face of many big brands. But even so, she is a down-to-earth person who is well-aware of what's happening from different parts of the world. Recently, she took to Twitter to air her thoughts on a protest held in Palestine that had led to 60 deaths.
Born: January 21, 1987
Most people won't know this 31-year-old stunner, but they should probably read more on this Egyptian actress. Apart from being a great thespian, Yasmine Sabri has also a kind heart, judging by her humanitarian efforts. It was reported that she visited Syria in a bid to help draw more attention to what she's fighting for.
Born: August 28, 1965
"From This Moment On" and "You're Still The One," these are some of the prominent songs of Shania Twain, one of the most successful country singers. However, things took a different turn when she lost one of her greatest assets, her voice. But after undergoing surgery and dealing with Lyme disease, she's here to prove it was just a tiny bump on the road.
Born: September 12, 1986
Actress Yang Mi is a famous Chinese singer and actress in Asia. Her debut was TV series Chen Jialin-directed Tang Ming Huang where she was Princess Xianning. It was however in 2006 when she again gained the spotlight for 2006’s The Return of theCondor Heroes and Wang Zhao Jun in 2007.
She’s influential in China as well, having many followers on social media. A report said she remained to be one of the most “bankable” names in the industry, noting her deal with international brand Estée Lauder. More than that, she is dubbed as the “queen of driving sales” for being able to make a trend out of the things she promotes or wears.
Born: October 20, 1979
Nargis Fakhri is one of the many beautiful actresses that isn't afraid to say what she wants. But while she has a face that could launch a thousand ships, the former rapper loves traveling more than clothes, shoes, and jewellery. Moreover, she has numerous advocacies such as fighting for women's rights.
Born: February 2, 1977
Shakira has one of the most distinct voices in the music industry today. Apart from that, her beautiful face and fit bod easily get the attention of many, thanks to her active lifestyle. Some of her tracks, like “Hips Don’t Lie” and “Whenever, Wherever,” went viral as well, which to be honest, can get anyone moving their bodies (and hips!) to the beat. But past what’s visible to the eye is the kind-hearted and loving Colombian philanthropist, whose advocacy is to provide education to the children and focuses on the well-being of younger kids. She’s a successful businesswoman as well, as she launched her own fragrance line.
Born: October 10, 1994
South Korean actress and singer Suzy has gained a lot of fans from all over Asia. As of writing, she has 8.6 million followers. She deserves the love she's getting from her fans, after all, it was reported that she has been doing philanthropy works even without cameras nearby.
Born: July 22, 1992
Everybody knows Selena Gomez. After all, she holds the top spot for having the most number of followers in photo-sharing app Instagram. But being popular is both a boon and a bane, it seemed. The 25-year-old actress started out in Barney & Friends and eventually landed a shown in Disney, Wizards of Waverly Place, as Alex Russo.
While her success in the music and TV industry is slowly taking shape, her health seemed to have other plans. Gomez was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease, lupus. She initially brushed symptoms off, but it eventually caught up with her. She had undergone a kidney transplant, thanks to her donor/best friend Francia Raisa. Now, she is one to prove that she can stand again despite what she had been through.
Born: January 28, 1998
Ariel Winter may be best known for playing Alex Dunphy in ABC's "Modern Family." The 20-year-old started her career when she was just 4, though it wasn't entirely her dream she is living. In an interview, the actress admitted she had to endure the pressures from her mom when she was younger.
Born: September 14, 1991
Im Jin-ah, popularly known as Nana, is a South Korean singer. She is a member of two girl bands, After School and Orange Caramel. She has maintained a baby face all throughout, though she can turn into a mature one as well if needed. In one interview, she revealed she is open to doing topless scenes in order to give justice to the character she's portraying.
Born: June 26, 1993
After she was loved by fans of Nickelodeon's "Sam & Cat" and "Victorious," Ariana Grande went on to focus on singing. Needless to say, she made the right decision. This 24-year-old is making her name big in the music industry as she is no doubt one of the best singers of her generation.
Born: January 5, 1986
Deepika Padukone is an Indian actress who initially was a fashion model before being an actress, who eventually made her way to films. Some of her films are Padmaavat and Aishwarya . But this Bollywood actress is multitalented as she occasionally writes for the paper.
Moreover, what’s admirable about this beautiful lady is that she helps educate people on an issue that is oftentimes brushed off and neglected: mental health. The Live Love Laugh Foundation focuses on raising awareness on this sensitive and pressing matter and helps those dealing with depression. Padukone founded this organization in 2015.
Born: February 1, 1991
Jasmine Tookes is a Victoria's Secret Angel and had worn the Fantasy Bra that costs an arm and leg ($3 million) in 2016. The gorgeous and photogenic model in an interview admitted that it was a dream come true for her to wear the said undergarment. Others who have modelled the Fantasy Bra are Tyra Banks and Heidi Klum.
Born: August 9, 1985
"Pitch Perfect" star Anna Kendrick is never afraid to air her thoughts out. What's more, she does this with sense of humor, so what's not to love about her? In fact, she has a lot of lines that pretty much hit the spot.
"I like my men like I like my coffee. Silent," she once said.
Born: December 3, 1985
Possibly one of the realest actors there is, Amanda Seyfried in 2016 opened up about her battle against a mental illness. She admitted in an interview that she has been on medication for 11 years because she didn't want to risk anything. Apart from that, anyone can tell how much she loves animals.
Born: August 22, 1995
Singer Dua Lipa has a unique wonderful voice that helps her stand out from the many singers nowadays. Apparently, talent runs in the family, as her dad Dukagjin, used to be a member of an Albanian band, something that had great influence on her while growing up.
Born: March 8, 1994
Malaysian actress Elfira Loy has been touted by Vogue as the Asian country's Selena Gomez. And the fashion magazine is not wrong in saying that. The 24-year-old is one to watch for her colorful yet meaningful way of dressing. At her age, she already has her own clothing line aptly called El by Elfira Loy.
Born: January 7, 1995
Blanca Padilla is a newly minted Victoria's Secret Angel who hails from Madrid. But it only took time before the big lingerie brand noticed this model who had already become the face of Givenchy and Dolce & Gabbana. She had also walked for luxury brands Chanel and Dior.
Born: March 28, 1989
Praya Lundberg has a soft face that exudes freshness. She is a popular Thai actress and model. More admirable than this are her efforts of helping refugees. She was named a Goodwill Ambassador of UNHCR in January last year in recognition of her tireless support for the cause.
Born: April 13, 1999
Beliebers would know Audreyana Michelle with just one look. Why? Well, the Instagram famous model has been photographed with none other than Canadian crooner Justin Bieber. Apart from that, it was reported that she had modeled for Good American Jeans, owned by Khloe Kardashian, and for Kylie Jenner's makeup line.
Born: January 9, 1989
This Bulgaria-born actress has one of the most memorable faces in the industry that would require anyone to get a second look. Apart from her looks and appeal, her role as Elena in the hit The CW fantasy thriller series The Vampire Diaries is what makes her name and face familiar.
Aside from the alluring face, Dobrev has a heart of gold. In February, she granted a fellow Canadian, Hannah Stever who is battling cancer, her dream, which is to travel to Los Angeles, California. Not only she did this, she did the tour in a helicopter, much to the surprise of her guest.
Born: March 10, 1983
Carrie Underwood enjoyed a colorful career after winning the "American Idol" Season 4. Last year, she met an accident at her home where she tripped and fell. It was reported that the incident affected her face, and she has kept fueling the fire with her Instagram posts, but pretty sure supporters are just happy that she's out and about now.
Fans of rapper Logic would know who Jessica Andrea is. She and her husband decided to end their two-year marriage which they announced in March. Even so, her Instagram account seems to give away that she's heading for brighter days. Logic assured their fans that they would remain friends despite the fallout.
Violetta Komyshan's charming face is partnered with her graceful moves as she's a ballet dancer. She is the longtime girlfriend of "Baby Driver" star Ansel Elgort after being high school sweethearts. Both of them attended the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, where the he majored in acting while she in dance.
Born: March 26, 1996
Kathryn Bernardo started acting at a young age. In the Philippines, she is well-known and looked upon by many, and the number of her Instagram followers is a testimony to how popular she is. Moreover, she has been a fashion style icon, and if anyone needs proof, just head on to her artsy feed.
Born: May 15, 1990
Stella Maxwell is a New Zealander Victoria's Secret Angel who had also walked for Versace and Balmain. Wanna know something cool about her? She's ambidextrous. What she finds best about her job is being able to travel to places where she could make new experience.
Kelsey Meritt is a model from the Philippines. She has been an advocate of body positivity and is not ashamed to admit she has flaws like everyone else. Moreover, she encourages people to just embrace what's given to them. Her Instagram feed would also tell anyone that she loves food.
Born: November 23, 1996
The public may have heard her name, especially earlier this year. Alexis Ren was announced by Sports Illustrated Swimsuit as 2018's Rookie of The Year. That meant she gained new fan, and as much as there are new supporters, there are also critics. But the model doesn't hold a grudge against them, saying she feels "compassion for them because they’re all humans."
Born: March 10, 1995
Sanne Vloet is another one of the Victoria's Secret models. She is a Dutch model that started her modeling career in 2014 after a scout reached out to her via Facebook after she was spotted on stage for "Holland's Got Talent." Since then, her career soared, walking the runway for several luxury brands.
Born: July 6, 1974
Larsa Pippen is the wife of iconic basketball player Scottie Pippen. People might have been familiar of her because she's one of those featured in "The Real Housewives of Miami." Furthermore, this fashionista occasionally pops out of the Kardashians' feed, particularly Kim, who is her close friend.
Born: January 31, 1973
Portia De Rossi, who is married to host Ellen DeGeneres, is an Australian actress known for, aside from the film credits, being charitable. As obvious on her Instagram feed, she loves animals. She's not alone though in this advocacy, it is a teamwork with her wife, who is also known for being generous.
Born: August 20, 1989
Olivia Pierson is a Canadian model who appeared in the E! show "WAGS LA." Recently, she and cousin Natalie Halcro have been announced to join for another E! show, this time a docuseries that delves deeper on the family ties of the two influencers. "Nat & Live" is the working title.
Born: February 19, 2004
Millie Bobby Brown rose to fame after playing Eleven in the hit Netflix sci-fi series "Stranger Things." As young as her cherubic face may show, this 14-year-old gets a grapple on pressing issues of today. This year, she is included in Time's 100 Most Influential List.
Born: July 12, 1989
Hilary Knight is a member of the United States women's national ice hockey team. She has been making her own name and people are certainly hearing and seeing her name more than ever. This year, Forbes included her on its list of 30 Under 30, which showcases exemplary people who are aged 30 and below.
Born: October 9, 1996
Bella Hadid is the younger sister of another model, Gigi. She's one of the more prominent Victoria's Secret Angel. The 21-year-old model isn't afraid to make her own fashion statement. Of late, she was spotted wearing a metallic bike shorts with some unmissable sparklers, after changing from an elegant red dress.
Born: April 18, 1987
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is a famous model who turned to an actress. Hold up. That's not all, she's also a businesswoman. Of late, people are guessing she's nearing launching a beauty line called Rose Inc. However, this isn't the first time for her. She also has a line sold in Marks & Spencer.
Born: April 14, 1993
Josephine Skriver is one of the Victoria's Secret Angels who have been in the scene since 2011. She has walked numerous runways, but she isn't shy to admit that she puts effort in showing the best that she can look. She was recently announced as the face of Maybelline.
Ashley North is a popular celebrity stylist whose clients include comedian Kevin Hart. Her partner is Dashon Goldson, NFL player, and they are blessed with two beautiful daughters. Fans saw how she is an expert in what she does when she appeared in E!'s reality series "WAGS LA."
Born: November 7, 1984
Amelia Vega Horford is the first Dominican to snatch the coveted Miss Universe crown in 2003. She was just 18 at the time, so clearly the feat was huge. She is now married to Al Horford, basketball player from the Boston Celtics, and in January, they announced that they were expecting their third bundle of joy.
Born: March 18, 1997
Grace Elizabeth was tapped by Victoria's Secret for their subbrand, PINK. Being the face of the brand is not easy, however. After all, her predecessors are Behati Prinsloo and Alessandra Ambrosio. But this model admitted that the opportunity is already a dream come true.
"Little girls want to be models or actresses, but to have that childhood dream come true has been a very humbling experience for me," she said.
Born: September 16, 1987
Laura Dundovic is Australia's Miss Universe representative in 2008, and though she didn't win, she was included in the Top 10. Despite her hectic schedule, it is amazing how she's able to maintain a toned body, thanks to her clear mindset when it comes to fitness.
“I don’t work to have a good body; I do it to look after my body,” she said.
Born: March 31, 1996
Liza Koshy usually makes faces but that doesn't stop her beauty from shining through. Actually, it makes her more beautiful as she makes other people happy as well. People may know her for her videos with funny puns she creates about almost everything! If anybody needs some dose of laughter, then head on to her YouTube account.
Born: November 15, 1985
Lily Aldridge is not at all a newbie in modelling. This Victoria's Secret Angel has appeared alongside Nina Agdal and Chrissy Teigen in the 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover as the rookie of the year. She has developed a huge following as well, amassing more than 5 million of followers in Instagram alone.
Born: September 7, 1987
Evan Rachel Wood, who plays Dolores in the hit HBO sci-fi series "Westworld," is not afraid to make her voice heard loud and clear, especially when it comes to gender inequality. Last April, she revealed she will finally get the same pay as other male actors, something she has been an advocate for.
Born: April 12, 1988
From another perspective, what Jessie James Decker does best is being mom to her kids whom she shares with husband Eric Decker. One look at her Instagram profile would tell anyone how dedicated she is to their children. She isn't shying away as well from the struggles of pregnancy and motherhood, but she serves as an inspiration to moms who she encourages every now and then.
Born: April 29, 1996
Katherine Langford is gaining fame for her role as Hannah Baker in the controversial Netflix series "13 Reasons Why." She returned for the second season of the series that delves deeper into sensitive issues including suicide and rape, though she recently confirmed that she won't be coming back for a third run.
Born: June 1, 1986
Venezuelan Dayana Mendoza made her country proud when she took home the Miss Universe 2008 crown. However, that's not the only thing that should be admired about her. She has a big heart as well. She is part of the Healing Venezuela fund-raising, which aims to feed the malnourished kids.
Born: October 29, 1972
Gabrielle Union Wade doesn't seem to age, and her and husband Dwyane Wade's recent photos for their getaway will certainly make anyone say they are a power couple. While she opened up about the multiple miscarriages in October last year, she and the NBA superstar remained sweet.
Born: September 3, 1981
For fashion-savvy netizens, Aimee Song is considered one of the bloggers that one can go to for fashion, beauty and health tips. Before the rise of social media influencers in the past years, Aimee Song, or more commonly known as the face of the blog Song of Style, has been grinding in the fashion world since 2008, rubbing elbows with brands like Revolve, Louis Vuitton and Dior.
Born: January 15, 1996
With her cherubic face, impressive voice and sly smile, Dove Cameron is a living doll, but she is more than just a pretty face. After becoming one of the breakout stars in the Disney Channel Original Movie "Descendants," the Emmy-award winning star stole the spotlight as Amber in the NBC live production "Hairspray Live!"
Born: December 2, 1998
One glance at this Filipina and anyone can say she's destined for the modeling industry. However, it's not only modeling that she has ventured in. She is an actress and she can sing as well! Is there anything this girl cannot do? And brands are totally not dumb on casting her, she's the brand ambassador of Maybelline in the country.
Born: February 2, 1988
Natalie Halcro is a former "WAGS" personality. Though she didn't marry any athlete, she did date NFL player Shaun Phillips. Of late, she's enjoying her high time being an blogger. She has 3.1 million followers and in one episode of the show, she revealed that they make $15,000 to $20,000 per post.
Born: April 10, 1993
Singer and actress Sofia Daccarett Char, more popularly known as Sofia Carson, is one of Disney's newest rising star. With her remarkable performance as Evie in the Disney Channel Original Movie "Descendants," she became an instant sensation starring in other DCOM movies such as "Adventures in Babysitting."
Born: October 4, 1976
Who could ever forget the teen who said the iconic line, "As if!!!" Yup, that line came from the 1995 teen coming of age film "Clueless" which Alicia Silverstone starred in. She played the role of rich brat Cher Horowitz, whose plaid ensembles also became viral.
Born: July 20, 1993
Alycia Debnam-Carey may look like mess in her roles in post-apocalyptic series "The 100" and "Fear The Walking Dead" but her beauty definitely still stands out. The Australian thespian coincidentally plays Alicia in the AMC series, one of the main character survivors in the zombie-infested world.
Born: May 31, 1990
Known for her portrayal as Eliza, one-third of "Hamilton: An American Musical's" Schuyler sisters, Phillipa Soo won over the hearts of many theater fans with her adorable smile and angelic voice. After her acting stint in the critically acclaimed musical, the Juilliard graduate starred in Broadway musicals such as "Amelie" and "The Parisian Woman."
Born: July 12, 1992
Safiya Nygaard used to work for BuzzFeed, but now, she is expressing her thoughts via videos in YouTube. Since she has become a vlogger, she has gained quite a following, amassing close to 5 million subscribers as of writing. She stands unique from the rest of video makers as she touches on the topic of weird fashion choices.
Born: May 27, 1999
Obviously, judging by her last name, people would already have an inkling that she is somehow connected with actor Johnny Depp. Only people living under a rock wouldn't know that Lily-Rose Depp is actually the daughter of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" star with French actress Vanessa Paradis.
Born: February 23, 1965
Kristin Davis remains to be one of the most beautiful faces in the industry with a big heart. She has been supporting UNHCR since 2014 and became a Goodwill Ambassador in 2017. She went to Bangladesh last year to see and learn more about the state of Rohingya refugees.
Born: December 2, 1981
Singer and dancer Britney Spears has went to a lot of ups and downs, which were seen by the public, but she's one to admire for her strength. Not only that, her talent is tried by time, and up until now she has been performing. Some of her hits are "Oops! I Did It Again" and "Baby One More Time."
Born: November 30, 1985
Chrissy Teigen, wife of singer John Legend, is a model who graced the front page of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit. She now remains a public favorite precisely because of her wit and charm. The new mom of two is being lauded for her antics on social media, but people should be warned, she's not one to mess with.
Born: November 30, 1985
Kaley Cuoco has been in show business for a while now, but people still probably calls her Penny in real life. That's because she plays the part in the hit CBS show "The Big Bang Theory." But pretty sure she doesn't mind that as last year, the gorgeous thespian became Forbes' second highest paid actress on TV, thanks to the series.
Born: March 1, 1987
Kesha is known for her songs "Tik Tok" and "Right Round." But little did people know that the 31-year-old is the epitome of beauty and brains. Yup, she is smart, talented, and beautiful altogether. Apparently, the singer has an IQ of 140 and it was even reported that she was offered a full scholarship to Barnard College.
Born: November 1, 1973
Aishwarya Rai is an Indian actress famous for being the 1994 Miss World, which had since opened numerous opportunities for her. Her beautiful and remarkable face would surely impress any onlooker, though what would be more impressive is her strength. This 44-year-old multitalented model has gone through a lot with her controversial former boyfriend, actor Salman Khan.
They have called off their relationship more than a decade ago, but Rai’s recounting of her experience with Khan left people shocked and in awe of how strong she had become. She didn’t just suffer verbal and psychological abuse from her former beau, she was also beaten. Of late, she was given the Woman of Substance award.
Born: May 5, 1988
Adele may have touched lives with her heartfelt songs, but this British singer has also tapped the hearts of the public when she showed that there is more to life than adhering to the conventional beauty standards. Though she admitted she has some insecurities, she said she doesn't let these affect how she sees herself.
Born: August 29, 1986
Prior to taking the show business, Lea Michele has been known in Broadway. After all, she has built her own name when she started out young, taking on roles in award-winning musicals "Les Miserables" and "Spring Awakening." She became popular with her role Rachel Berry in the hit Fox musical series "Glee."
Born: August 10, 1997
Perhaps one of the most controversial members of the Kardashian-Jenner clan, Kylie Jenner stuns onlookers and even gained quite a massive following. More than that, this 20-year-old already knows how to run a business as she has one of her own, a makeup line called Kylie Cosmetics.
Born: August 7, 1975
In the eyes of the public, Charlize Theron is such a talented actress, especially for the range of roles she took in the past years including Mad Max, where she played the feisty lead role, and Tully , where she played a mom. However, she can also be lauded for her Africa Outreach Project.
The project was created in 2007 and aims to educate the young generation of Africa of the worldwide problem HIV/AIDS. Theron, an award-winning thespian, is giving back to her mother country, South Africa which has the highest rate of people with HIV, as she hopes to make a change.
Born: March 18, 1993
Urassaya Sperbund is a Thai actress that’s making a loud buzz in the industry. Of late, she was lauded when she went to New York and showed just how down to earth she is despite being big in her home country. She’s starting to make her name recognized globally, as she gets tapped by international brands.
She has quite gotten herself many fans, proven by her Instagram followers (6.4 million). Sperbund is deemed as a classy and prim actress in Thailand, and more so, she simultaneously studied and worked. Still, she managed to maintain her 3.3 GPA from Chulalongkorn University.
Born: August 14, 1983
Mila Kunis has one of the most distinctive looks in the industry that makes her stand out from the roster of celebrities. But people should know that she has heterochromia, a condition wherein one iris color is different from the other one. But before embracing her big peepers, she hated them when she was younger because she was bullied for them.
Born: August 5, 1981
Yukie Yamamura in real life, Ko Shibasaki is prominent in the Land of the Rising Sun as an actress and singer. Her stage name came from her favorite manga. She appeared in many commercials and TV shows, but what gave her recognition not just in Japan but in other Asian countries as well is 2000’s Battle Royale, wherein she played Mitsuko Souma.
She also joined Keanu Reeves in film 47 Ronin five years ago, probably her Hollywood debut. As for music, Shibasaki writes her songs, which are mostly a hit in Japan. Some of these were used in dramas and films.
Born: July 24, 1969
A multitalented that she truly is, Jennifer Lopez keeps surprising the public for her continuous flow of energy through her performances. What's admirable about her, who is often referred to as J. Lo, is that she never forgets those in need. An example of this is her family-led foundation that aims to bring accessible healthcare to women and children.
Born: March 21, 1988
Venezuela has been much-anticipated when it comes to beauty pageants. Gabriela Isler won in her country as Miss Venezuela in 2012, which enabled her to represent her country in 2013 for Miss Universe, where she won the coveted crown.
During this time, beauty pageants have become more than just showcasing beautiful women from all over the world. It shines light on those who are capable of creating change and being a good example. Isler was remarkable all through the pageant’s night, easily winning a lot of fans and even the judges.
Born: October 1, 1935
Dubbed as “Britain’s Youngest Prima Donna,” Julie Andrews won the audience from stage to film with her wonderful range as a young performer. As young as 13, she already performed for the royal family and became one of the youngest performers in a Royal Command Variety Performance.
Her portrayal of Eliza Doolittle in Richard Rodgers’ My Fair Lady launched her to become one of the well-known personas, not only on the stage but also in the film. As luck would have it, Andrews bagged the Academy Awards for Best Actress for her titular performance in Mary Poppins. Truly an ageless beauty, Andrews continues to sweep away the crowd as she became one of the lead roles in Disney’s The Princess Diaries, where she played Queen Clarisse Marie Renaldi. Her voice will be familiar to kids as well, as she lends her voice to animated films, like favorites Shrek and Despicable Me, as well as a narrator to the live-action film Enchanted.
Born: October 5, 1975
Kate Winslet can be regarded as one of the multifaceted actresses, citing the range of roles she had taken all throughout the years. She is famous for being Rose in the well-received and internationally recognized 1997 romance film Titanic, opposite Leonardo DiCaprio’s Jack. She came from a family with limited financial capacity, though being talented clearly runs in the family as she has siblings who were actors as well.
Despite the financial constraints, Winslet revealed her parents were always supportive of her dreams. However, the industry wasn’t at all welcoming during her early days.
In Titanic, she wasn’t favored by filmmaker James Cameron, who wanted to cast other more prominent actresses, but she begged for the role. Getting the part, and eventually taking the audience on an emotional ride all throughout the film, proved that she’s perfect for the role, which goes without saying perseverance is the key.
Born: February 20, 1966
Cindy Crawford enjoyed being a supermodel during her time, with left and right modeling stints and projects. It certainly wasn't far-fetched, she was and is still gorgeous, leaving photographers lining up to shoot her.
She would always walk the runway, and since her success as a model, she has also been considered as a fashion icon. Now, Crawford is taking some time off the limelight to take care of her kids and to be an entrepreneur as she handles her own skin care line, called Meaningful Beauty, which she said she personally use to keep her skin revitalized and fresh.
Born: September 24, 1989
Pia Wurtzbach came into the international scene after snatching the crown for Miss Universe 2015. That year, the controversy engulfed this stunner, after Steve Harvey, the pageant’s host, mistakenly announced Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutiérrez as the winner.
Prior to this, she had some minor acting stints in her country, the Philippines. But with her crown, she became an icon for confidence, as her answer in the pageant showed just how much she was ready for the title. “I want to show the world, the universe rather, that I am confidently beautiful with a heart,” she answered.
Born: January 9, 1982
Kate Middleton is the wife of Prince William, but more than that, she has been lauded for supporting numerous causes, making her an influential person not just in the United Kingdom but all around the world. Even as she was catapulted to spotlight, the Duchess of Cambridge has always been noted to be stylish and fashionable, even with her choices coming from unknown and less-heard designers.
More than just beautiful and classy, Middleton juggles raising her kids and attending numerous events. In January, she gave a speech at King’s College in London about one of the issues of mothers face, postpartum depression. This she did with her big baby bump and on a rainy day.
Born: September 4, 1969
Livia Giuggioli Firth is the wife Kingsman actor, Colin Firth. But what pushed her into the limelight was not the prominence of her husband but by her efforts to achieve sustainability. She founded Eco-Age, a consultancy firm which helps provide better solutions to its clients.
Her company had Gucci and Marks & Spencer as some of its clients. As much as possible, the company adheres to what would be beneficial for the customers and the environment.
Apart from this, she is also a producer. Her documentary, In Prison My Whole Life, won at International Human Rights Awards in 2007.
Born: July 10, 1983
Iranian actress and singer Golshifteh Farahani might ring a bell to some, as her name had been seen already in the international scene. She had starred in many films, most of which gained global recognition and even gave her prestigious awards. However, she has long been staying away from her mother country, Iran, and chose to continue living life in France.
In a 2013 interview, Farahani revealed she was a rebel in her hometown. Apparently, she didn’t want to be put into a box by society, like refusing to wear a headscarf when she was 16. She was banned from her country because she appeared in a music video and bore her breast.
Born: September 25, 1969
Catherine Zeta-Jones has an ethereal beauty that doesn't go away with time. Most beautiful lists won't be complete without her, though like most of people, she also had some doubts on how she looks. In one interview, she admitted she wasn't "aesthetically beautiful." Moreover, she revealed she's really shy even if she's famous.
Born: September 2, 1966
Mexican Salma Hayek is quite distinguishable from the rest, not just with her looks and voluptuous body, but also of her accent, which what probably makes her HER. Before entering Hollywood, she already had some acting stints in Mexico.
Hayek is also known for being vocal and firm about her supported causes. Last May, she underlined how the prevalent and bothersome gender pay gap in the industry falls under violence against women. In December, she also had a tell-all in a penned op-ed in The New York Times, detailing how Harvey Weinstein took advances of her.
Born: July 27, 1989
Maya Ali is a famous Pakistani actress who enjoyed much of her appearance in TV shows. Her first film is going to see light on July 20. Titled "Teefa In Trouble," the stunner plays Anya in the film opposite Ali Zafar. This stunner is also a travel bug, but let her Instagram feed tell anyone her favorite place.
Born: November 12, 1998
Yuna Taira is a Japanese actress who started her career at a very early age. She started at 11 and went on to wow her audience. In an interview, she admitted she's open to heading to the Hollywood scene if ever given the chance. That is, of course, after she has done her part in her home country.
Born: June 10, 1965
Elizabeth Hurley is well-known for being a model for Estée Lauder after it gave her break at 29. She is also an English actress who found herself in the midst of controversy every now and then. Of late, she drew the ire of the public after wearing a revealing dress that showed her ample bosoms during her son’s 16th birthday.
However, there is more too Hurley than that. She launched her own beachwear line of namesake, which she casually models in her Instagram posts. She sometimes receives criticisms for this, citing inappropriateness, but she should really just brush it off. At 52, she sure has a body that a younger one would be envious of.
Born: August 20, 1992
Most of the 90s kids are familiar with the face of Demi Lovato even before she sang Disney hits. After all, she started acting in front of the camera at a young age in Barney & Friends, a children’s show which also starred Selena Gomez, another product of Disney Channel. After that stint, she bagged the role of Mitchie Torres in Camp Rock and its second installment.
However, things were far from perfect for the talented singer. Even as she released numerous songs, Lovato still had problems to face on her own. Media grew fond of covering the 25-year-old’s life after she dealt with serious issues like substance abuse. She became vocal as well of what she’s going through, revealing she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and harms herself.
But, in recent interviews, Lovato announced that she had hit a milestone with being sober for six years. She also comes to terms with her problems, saying these were a result of her relationship with her father, and now she understood his actions.
Born: January 23, 1985
Doutzen Kroes started her modeling career in her country and was sent to New York because of her sheer talent. After a few years, she went on to become a Victoria's Secret Angel, making her one of the most-sought after model. So much so that in 2014, she ranked second in the list of highest-paid models released by Forbes.
Born: May 22, 1970
Naomi Campbell is a British supermodel who continues to bring her best every time she walks down the runway. She was discovered while window-shopping, and that started her successful career. However, things didn’t go smoothly at first. Faced with racial discrimination, her friends, who are big names in the fashion industry, stood by her side and demanded a fair treatment.
Campbell became the first black to grace the cover of Britain’s Vogue since 1966. Her name woken derogatory thinking of magazines afterward and continued to do so with the help of her famous friends. She also graced the cover of French Vogue, with her friend Yves St. Laurent saying he’d pull out advertisements.
Born: April 5, 1989
With her kind eyes and charming eyes, Lily James is no doubt a natural Disney princess. Known for her portrayal as the iconic Cinderella, and opposite Ansel Elgort in "Baby Driver," the English actress started her acting stint for the television show "Just William" in 2010. A graduate of Guildhall School of Music and Drama, James' acting is not only limited to TV shows and movies with her theater credits in plays such as "The Seagull" and "Play House."
Nicole Williams looked like she is a member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan but she has her own personality. What they may have in common is that she also stars in an E! reality show. She is an "WAGS LA" star and got married to footballer Larry English last year.
Born: April 28, 1981
Jessica Alba started her career early during her earlier teenage years, however, she rose to popularity for her role in "Dark Angel," where she played Max Guevara. Since then, she has launched her career and appeared in many films. Now, she has her hands full with her kids and her business, The Honest Company.
Born: November 6, 1987
Irene Kim should have gone anyone's radar by now. After all, she's a social media superstar that later blossomed into more than just an eye-catcher. She magnets onlookers quickly with her on-point fashion choices, much like how people from the biz first noticed her. Apparently, the first glance of the porcelain-skinned was because of her unicorn hair in 2014.
Born: December 3, 1980
Jenna Dewan started as a back-up dancer for Janet Jackson during the days. But with her graceful moves, it didn't take too long before she started captivating people. She is best known for her role as Nora Clark in "Step Up," where she was paired opposite Channing Tatum, who later became her husband.
Born: January 5, 1992
Suki Waterhouse started out as a model in London. At 16, she has already come am long way from being a model for brands such as Marks & Spencer, Burberry, and H&M to being a Hollywood actress. She has appeared in "Love, Rosie" and "The Divergent Series: Insurgent." She also has an accessories company called Pop & Suki, which is co-owned by her friend Poppy Jamie.
Born: April 19, 1987
Maria Sharapova is a Russian beauty who proved that excelling in tennis is what she does best. The blonde stunner is an Olympic medalist, who shared that her passion started when she was only 4. With her athletic background and experience, she easily found herself in endorsements such as Nike and Tiffany & Co.
She had been open with her experiences in her journey toward stardom brought about by her love, tennis. Sharapova wrote a book titled Unstoppable: My Life So Far. She regards her being tough as one of her stronger points, heading on to whatever chin up.