18 American Icons Who Stylishly Impacted the World

Icon is a loaded word. The phrase elicits images of legendary figures who have left lasting impressions on the world. That’s probably why most celebs shy away from the heavy-handed moniker, even when the title is rightly deserved. It may be a pretty daunting task, but we’ve taken it upon ourselves to scroll through the decades to identify those key players whose fashion sense had a real impact on society. Here are 18 stars with style to spare.