Flashback Friday: 15 Gorgeous Pics of Actresses From the 1950s

The 1950s were the height of Hollywood glamour, and these ladies epitomized the style, beauty and grace of the era!

No one defines "Hollywood bombshell" quite like Marilyn Monroe, or thinks of silver screen elegance without mention of Grace Kelly. In honor of the fabulous ladies of film in the 1950s, here are some of our favorite photos that prove their status as movie legends. 

Doris Day (1950)

Vintage 50's Actress Photos

GAB Archive/Redferns

 

Jeanne Crain (1950)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

 

Ruby Dee (1950)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

FPG/Archive Photos/Getty Images

 

Lucille Ball (1950)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

Archive Photos/Getty Images

 

Joan Collins (1953)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

Keystone/Getty Images

 

Kim Novak (1954)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

M. Garrett/Murray Garrett/Getty Images

 

Dorothy Dandridge (1954)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

GAB Archive/Redferns

 

Diana Dors (1955)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images

 

Marilyn Monroe (1955)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

20th Century Fox / The Kobal Collection / Shaw, Sam

 

Jane Russell (1955)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

Archive Photos/Getty Images

 

Natalie Wood (1955)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

STAFF/AFP/Getty Images

 

Grace Kelly (1955)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images

 

Eva Marie Saint (1955)

Vintage 50s Actress Photo

Pictorial Parade/Archive Photos/Getty Images

 

Elizabeth Taylor (1956)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

GAB Archive/Redferns

 

Jayne Mansfield (1957)

Vintage 50s Actress Photos

CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images

 

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