There are few women in the world who can compare with Italian film star, Sophia Loren, especially in her prime. Today this iconic actress turns an unbelievable 78-years-old. In honor of her award-winning career and a striking good looks, we've decided to showcase a collection of vintage photographs that best captures her exquisite grandeur. Happy birthday, Sophia! We wish you nothing but the best and many more to come.

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