Jennifer Aniston Is 53! See Her Style Evolution from Girl Next Door to Super Glam

We can't believe how time flies. Jen, we knew you when — and you're just getting started

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1984

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In a photo from the Rudolf Steiner School yearbook. Born to actor parents John Aniston and Nancy Dow, Aniston graduated from New York City's LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in 1987 and headed to Hollywood to try her luck.

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1990

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In a quintessential boho '90s ensemble at an NBC pool party.

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1990

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Here, a promo shot as Jeannie Bueller from the sitcom Ferris Bueller.

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1992

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The soft bangs and denim vest seem about right for the early '90s.

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1994

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After the 1990 sitcom Ferris Bueller and the horror flick Leprechaun in 1993, Aniston landed Friends in 1994. That Rachel haircut? "I was not a fan," she later said.

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1998

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Glasses were her go-to accessory at the 9th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Century City, California.

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Late 1990s

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Playing Rachel Green won Aniston an Emmy, and she found real-life pals in costars Courteney Cox and Lisa Kudrow.

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2002

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Going totally girl-next-door to promote, appropriately, The Good Girl in L.A.

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2004

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In her signature shade at the 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills.

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2009

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Rocking a metallic mini at the Women in Film Crystal Lucy Awards in Los Angeles.

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2013

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The actress matched the carpet at the 85th Annual Academy Awards in L.A.

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2018

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"I don't think life stops after 50," Aniston said in 2017. "If anything, it gets more and more exciting."

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2020

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Absolutely stunning in white at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, where she picked up the award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series for her work on The Morning Show.

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