Bardot Remains One Of The Most Iconic Sex Symbols In The World Considered the most liberated woman of post-war France, the actress and model became one of the most in the world.
In her writing, she covers topics ranging from the 'groovy' to the downright strange.
Bardot retired from the entertainment industry in 1973.
The public image of Bardot, those photos and posters that have been printed endlessly, represent a role she played to perfection, but there's.
She was awarded the Legion of Honour in 1985 but refused to receive it.
After appearing in 16 routine comedy films, with limited international release, she became world-famous in 1957 after starring in the controversial film And God Created Woman.
This couple got their divorce finalized in 1962.
She began in English-speaking films with big roles in Helen of Troy and Doctor at Sea.