Selena Quintanilla-Perez was a talented Mexican-American singer, songwriter, spokesperson, actress, and fashion designer. She was on top of her career and was highly respected and viewed as a great role model by Mexican Americans. Selena was considered the “Queen of Tejano” music and her contributions to music and fashion made her one of the most celebrated Mexican-American entertainers of the late 20th century. Billboard magazine named her the “Top Latin Artist of the 90s” and the “Best Selling Latin Artist of the decade”. According to media outlets, Selena was called the “Tejano Madonna” for the sexy outfits she wore when performing on stage.
Chosen Leader: Oprah Winfrey There are many great leaders throughout the world but the leader that our group chooses to write about is Oprah Winfrey - one of the world’s most influential women. Oprah Winfrey was born in 1954, she is a famous American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist. The reason why we choose Oprah is because our group has 5 ladies, all ambitious and want to be successful in life. Oprah is an example of a woman that had overcome many difficulties in life and became one of the richest women. Studying about her will help us apply her leadership style and hopefully be a better leader in the future.
This is important because it proves that she really was an ambitious leader. Cleopatra was in it for the fame and glory, as well as for the power that came along with it.This made her a fierce and respected leader of her time. About a millenia and a half years later came another of the world 's most famous female leaders. Although she was more a teenager than a woman, Jeanne D’Arc, known as Joan of Arc, was one of the most legendary female figures ever. Joan barely even had a childhood.
Whitney Houston was an amazing person. She was very talented and had a beautiful and amazing voice. She inspired many many people from all over the world to give them dreams that one day they might grow to be a big star just like she was. She won many awards in her career, and in public she showed she had a happy life. But there where secrets.
Throughout the years society has made most women feel the need to be perfectly beautiful just like the women we see on television and magazines. Most women are skinny, tall, perfect skin tone, flawless looking face, toned body, firm breast and thighs, long Lucius hair and perfect straight white teeth. As a result of the pressure to attain such level of perfection women spend thousands of dollars a year on beauty products to reach the image that is being portrayed on most visual media. One of the pioneers in women’s beauty is Dove. Dove Company has launched a new advertising campaign trying to reduce the anxiety caused by the pressure of everyday beauty and health products marketing, by making sure women of all sizes, all ethnic backgrounds
Female Support The motive of female support is very strong in The Color Purple. Characters such as the singer Shug Avery, the strong Sofia, and her sister Nettie are women of colour who show the subservient Celie how women can achieve as much as men do. Ever since Celie has received a photograph of Shug, she has looked up to her as a powerful woman and seeks Shug’s approval. “Shug Avery was a woman. The most beautiful woman I ever saw.” (8/13) The statement “Shug Avery was a woman” is a remark of Shug’s female power.
Another article said Jorgensen is “not only female; she's a darn good looking female” (275), again placing her degree of passing at the top of the list. Jorgensen’s likability was so dependent on how attractive she could be, and how well she could shrug off any hint of queerness to fully embrace the role doled out to
She earned a medal for her work in Austria. She got an honor from the Greek Royal Family, the Iranian Royal family, Egyptian Royal Family, Italy, France, and other countries. When I first heard about Grace Kelly I thought she was just another actress. I want to add that I was not surprised when I found out she became a princess because of her immense beauty. I think she is a great role model for women all over the world because she helped others and did things women were not expected to do.
Michelle Obama is obviously the fashion icon of the nation. She was praised by Vogue Magazine as one of the best-dressed people. People may see fashion as fun and frivolous, Michelle Obama shows that First Lady Style can be a representation of personal identity. Her impact on fashion is not limited to the "made in America" label, but also to inspire women, raise people’s sense of belonging to the country, and even boost the US economy. Michelle Obama always shows optimism, glamour and accessibility through her fashion style and it defines the American style.
The possibilities are endless for these young girls and women, it gives them the confidence “to shake what their mamma gave them”, it could potentially launch a career in politics, and make them feel empowered in this world of degrading stereotypes. Beauty pageants allow women to show off their talents, brains, and beauty. Like
The reason her fashions are so popular is because the type of person she was.” She brought the A line dress to popularity, the pillbox hat, and Chanel suit. Jackie Kennedy forever left her mark in the fashion world. “When a woman is glamorous, it often stops there. With Jackie, it stopped with her big sunglasses and jet-setting image. But there were a lot of brains under that pillbox hat,” said Tina Santi Flaherty, author of What Jackie Taught Us: Lessons From the Remarkable Life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis”.
Cameron Russell is pegged as an incredibly beautiful woman. She is tall, skinny, slender, and has nice features. Cameron Russell is a successful model who won the genetic lottery and is a legacy, as she would put it. Russell gives a Ted Talk about how looks are not everything. She gets
Aaliyah 's smart and strong connections have truly helped her in cementing her name in the industry as she collaborated with an equally famous music conglomerate Atlantic Records with Missy Elliott and Timbaland is supporting her career. Her second album, One In A Million, is such an effective follow-up as it 's been patronized well and great by the general music audience amounting to eight million copies purchased worldwide. This is the time of Aaliyah 's career that her name is a staple to every music fast and list and this very album yielded famous songs such as Hot Like Fire, 4 Page Letter and If Your Girl Only Knew, all of which placing a respectable rank on US Billboard Hot 100. Aaliyah also managed to penetrate the Hollywood scene with the movie Romeo Must Die alongside the action superstar Jet Li and this is where Try Again was born and released. The last known album that Aaliyah has released is her self-titled compilation in July 2001.
The white community has become some of the biggest fans and supporter of black rappers. We can take into account the success of Ms. Nicki Minaj herself. She is a platinum selling artist who has a diverse fan base selling out shows around the world. Nicki Minaj has let her talent build an empire for her. When watching clips from her shows on TV we see both white and black women standing side by side single along as Nicki Minaj
Women in today’s society have more educational background than in previous centuries and a wider range of career opportunities. In today’s society, many women and young girls will go to different things that they believe enhances their beauty. Such as things like make-up, plastic surgery, shaving/waxing, and even hair extensions are all products utilized by today’s women to enhance their beauty. “Every year, women spend billions of dollars in exchange for beautiful hair, luxurious eyelashes, and smooth, silky skin” (Scherker). So many ads have been created in regard to most of these products.