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The Most Iconic Hairstyles From The Year You Were Born

8. 1957
Carole Lesley pulled a Marilyn in 1957 with this blonde wavy pixie cut. While it’s not exactly the bouncy curly bob that Marilyn popularized, we think this style that the British actress is wearing looks just as chic.

The short tousled wavy ‘do looks a lot like what was called the Italian cut, so named because it was popularized by Italian actresses like Sophia Loren in the 1950s. It became so trendy that the craze spilled over to Hollywood, with the likes of Elizabeth Taylor and Ava Gardner adopting the style.