This Is What 20th Century Celebrity Icons Would Look Like In Today’s Fashion and Style

The celebrities of the forties were divas in their own right. They looked spectacular and all of them were beauty icons of their time. Grace Kelly, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and many more are names that will never be forgotten. While they all had their own distinct styles of their own, one wonders how exactly they would look in the styles of today. Today’s modern standards are different from what it was in the forties so with the help of some photoshopping, here’s what the beauty queens of the past would look like today.


1Jacqueline Kennedy

Jacqueline Lee Kennedy nee Bouvier later Jacqueline Onassis was the wife of President John F Kennedy. While she may have been a first lady, she was a celebrity in her own right and a style icon of the fifties. She was the youngest first lady since Frances Cleveland and is also regarded as the most popular and widely recognizable first ladies of the United States.

2Grace Kelly

Grace Kelly was the very epitome of sophistication and style. As an American actress, she shone in her movies. However, Grace Kelly had a short career in Hollywood because at 26 she married Prince Rainier of Monaco and then went on to become princess Grace of Monaco.


3Marilyn Monroe

Who doesn’t know Marilyn Monroe the queen of Hollywood of her time? The star of movies like “seven-year itch” Marilyn ruled the silver screen. Born Norma Jean, She was a pop culture icon, a style icon and a sex symbol who was the top billed actress of the fifties. Till today, she is still regarded as a style icon for the fashion industry.

4Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn was a style icon in her own right triggering off the sophisticated look which she made famous in “breakfast at Tiffany’s”. The star of “My fair Lady” and several other Hollywood hits, Audrey had a troubled childhood because of the war but pulled through to become the great name of Hollywood still remembered today.


5Katherine Hepburn

When she was young, she was a tomboy who liked calling herself Jimmy. Katherine was one of the leading ladies of Hollywood for almost sixty years acting in a variety of genres from drama to comedy.


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