The following ladies have been dubbed the most beautiful woman who ever lived at one time or another in articles and surveys. Obviously it will be difficult to pinpoint ONE woman with certainty that she is/was definitely the most attractive member of the human female species who ever walked the earth. You take your pick.
Helen of Troy, “the face that launched a thousand ships”, although whether she really existed is debatable.
Cleopatra VII (69 BC – 30 BC), who is generally depicted as “a great beauty and her successive conquests of the world’s most powerful men are taken to be proof of her aesthetic and sexual appeal.”
Queen Nefertiti (circa 1370 BC – circa 1330 BC), the chief consort of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten.
Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993)
Greta Garbo (1905-1990, Swedish actress): in 1954, 13 years after her last movie, she was named the most beautiful woman who ever lived by none other than the Guinness Book of World Records.
Ono No Komachi (circa 825 – 900), renowned for her “unusual beauty”; her name is synonymous with feminine beauty in Japan. The following is her monochrome portrait as drawn by Kikuchi Yosai (1781 – 1878):
Others which have been mentioned include the following, all with figures so enviable they might never need to look up slimming products at fdaapproveddietpills.net.
Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962)
Grace Kelly (1929-1982)