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America's sweetheart Doris Day. She has never taken herself too seriously.

Doris Day - her hair♥

pretty in the past: the ravishing royal princess margaret

Queen Elizabeth II photographed by Norman Parkinson with the Queen Mother and her sister, Princess Margaret, 1980. Lovely portrait!

HRH Princess Margaret (1930-2002) ~ Sister to Queen Elizabeth II wearing the Poltimore Tiara.

Badminton Horse Trials :: The Duke of Edinburgh & The Queen 21 April 1968 ( Photo by John Scott )

Audrey Hepburn was the granddaughter of a baron, the daughter of a Nazi sympathizer, spent her teens doing ballet to secretly raise money for the dutch resistance against the Nazis, and spent her post-film career as a goodwill ambassador of UNICEF winning the presidential medal of freedom for her efforts. And history remembers her as pretty.

Princess Diana: Never Forgotten ♥ by Mario Testino

Beatrice Wood: When asked the secret of her longevity, she would simply offer “art books, chocolates and young men”.

Florence Nightingale (1820-1910), reformer of English nursing, received the Order of Merit for her tireless efforts during the Crimean War. She was the first female recipient of this honor. She is celebrated as an English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing.

Marie Carmichael Stopes (15 October 1880 – 2 October 1958) was a British author, palaeobotanist, campaigner for women's rights and pioneer in the field of birth control. biodiversitylibra...

Elizabeth Taylor