The Most Famous Short Hairstyles

The Most Famous Short Hairstyles

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These celebrity crops elevated careers, set wide-reaching trends, or even defined an era.

Mia Farrow

Celebrities who trade long locks for short hairstyles instantly create a stir, but the original haircut heard ‘round the world was when “Rosemary’s Baby” star Mia Farrow made the daring decision to chop off her long blond locks. The dramatically shorter style, which was lopped off by Vidal Sasson in 1968, shocked many of the actress’s fans who were used to seeing her flowing tresses on the popular TV series, Peyton Place. Farrow’s iconic haircut paved the way for many stars (and non-celebs) to take the short cut.

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Rachel Grumman Bender
Rachel Grumman Bender is an award-winning freelance health and beauty writer and editor. She writes regularly for The New York Times and has written for Women's Health, Yahoo Health, Everyday Health, the New York Post, Cosmopolitan, and many more publications. Rachel has held Health Editor positions at and Cosmopolitan magazine. She earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism at Boston University and her master’s degree in journalism at New York University. She lives in northern California with her husband and her twins.