Hot or Not: Historical Edition!

From Cleopatra to Queen Elizabeth, tell us if these famed beauties stand the test of time! By Charlotte Triggs

01 of 06

CLEOPATRA

CLEOPATRA
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The Egyptian queen had a reputation as a seductress – but how would this historical hottie rate today?

02 of 06

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Lefteris Pitarakis/AP

The Bard had a way with words, but could he woo women with more than his sonnets?

03 of 06

MARTHA WASHINGTON

MARTHA WASHINGTON
Micheal J. Deas

We cannot tell a lie: In traditional illustrations, Martha Washington looks like, well, her husband George. Still, historians say she would have been a stunner.

04 of 06

NEFERTITI

NEFERTITI
OLIVER LANG/AFP/Getty

Her beauty left its mark on ancient Egypt. But how does the queen rank by today's standards?

05 of 06

MOZART

MOZART
Courtesy of Christie's'/AP

As a child prodigy and musical genius, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ruled the courts of Vienna. But did he have any pull with the ladies?

06 of 06

QUEEN ELIZABETH

QUEEN ELIZABETH
The Trustees of the 9th Duke of Buccleuch's Chattels Fund/PA/AP

As a young heiress to the throne, Queen Elizabeth had more on her mind than looks. But was she the fairest of them all?

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