Nico, Velvet Underground
The line goes 'If you remember the 60's, you weren't there'. Embracing the liberalism of the decade by pursuing careers in music and film, these women become icons of the 60's. This was before the era of media overexposure creating an air of mysticism to their fame. You may argue that these women are more famous as girlfriends or wives but either way they remain the most dynamic fashion inspirations with a dangerous combination of ambition and beauty.