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20th Century Sirens of the Silver Screen Today is the birthday of the legendary Marilyn Monroe, the day when she would have turned 85. In honor of this iconic sex symbol, we take a look at the most glamorous and seductively beautiful silver screen sirens of the 20th century, along with their dazzling films and fiery love affairs. Marilyn Monroe Her fame surpassed that of any other entertainer of her generation, and she transcended the bounds of stardom to become a cultural icon. She offered the whole package glamour, beauty, sex appeal, a sizzling screen presence and a talent for singing. Greta Garbo One of silent film s biggest stars, this Swedish actress captivated audiences with her divine looks and natural talent for conveying emotions on-camera. After the Hollywood talkies were introduced, her seductive voice and mysterious persona helped her become a legend, eventually earning her an honorary Oscar for her screen career. Brigitte Bardot She was the first international star (from France) to be as popular as any homegrown pinup in the U.S. This sultry sex symbol is known for popularizing the bikini and also for her illustrious career as a model, singer and flirtatious actress. Sophia Loren This Oscar-winning actress is widely considered to be the most popular Italian actress of her time. She is famous for starring in more than 100 movies and for her hourglass figure. Elizabeth Taylor She was admired for her acting ability, glamorous lifestyle, beauty and distinctive violet eyes. Part of her enduring fame includes two Academy Awards, her pioneering AIDS activism and her many marriages.
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20th Century Sirens of the Silver Screen