40. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

The list already begins with this rare and exotic beauty of Indian actress Aishwarya Rai. Her name is well known in the beauty industry, since she was crowned Miss World in 1994, and since then has always been on the list of the most beautiful women in the world.

Nor is this mystery look conferring charm on the actress. She has become one of the most sought-after Indian actresses, acting in over forty films.