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This Was the Most Popular Swimsuit the Year You Were Born

Harper's Bazaar Logo By Harper's Bazaar Staff of Harper's Bazaar | Slide 1 of 48: From Bond girls to Blue Crush and non-cinematic moments in between, see which swimsuits were having a moment the year you were born. The bathing suit is reflective of the era in more ways than style - were women expected to be more covered up? Was the economy booming or busting? A simple one piece or flashy bikini can tell the tale.

From Bond girls to Blue Crush and non-cinematic moments in between, see which swimsuits were having a moment the year you were born. The bathing suit is reflective of the era in more ways than style - were women expected to be more covered up? Was the economy booming or busting? A simple one piece or flashy bikini can tell the tale.

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