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Marlene Dietrich's Top Hat

In a silk evening gown or a tailored tux, Dietrich's looks (capped off with top hats) epitomized sexual prowess and confidence. The cabaret singer's androgyny figured into her charm, worldliness, and Weimar-era act, which she later exported successfully to Hollywood.

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