Men around the world wait patiently all year for the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, the best showcase of beautiful women in the history of mankind. Despite the fact that it only first kicked off in 1995, 20 years of stunning women in lovely lingerie have enshrined the annual fashion show as a staple of American culture.
With all eyes glued to CBS when this year’s much-anticipated festivities kicks off on Tuesday, this show promises to be one of the best ever, featuring beauties like Lily Aldridge, Adriana Lima, Elsa Hosk and Maxim's December cover girl Alessandra Ambrosio.
In honor of this legendary lingerie extravaganza, we look back at some of the most beautiful Victoria’s Secret Angels to ever get their wings.
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