40 Rarely Seen Photos Of The Ravishing Trailblazer Lynda Carter

Chances are, if you’re a girl whose formative years straddled the 1970s and ’80s, then you’ll have pretended that you, too, were Lynda Carter. The drop-dead gorgeous actress played the spinning sensation and superheroine Wonder Woman, a television icon of her era. But Carter was an icon herself: as well as being considered one of the most beautiful women in the world, she enjoyed a career arc that took her from small-screen stardom all the way to the United Nations. These 40 little-seen images paint a picture of a quite extraordinary life.