BEYONCÉ

Year: 2007
Photographer: Cliff Watts
Fashion Resumé: Modeled in campaigns for L'Oreal and Tommy Hilfiger; started fashion line House of Deréon with her mother; walked the runway for Tom Ford's Spring/Summer 2011 collection.

There was no one better to break the traditinal model mold of the Swimsuit Issue than Beyoncé. The superstar became the first non-model, the first non-athlete and the second African-American woman to ever be featured front and center.