The Top Pop-Culture Costume From The Year You Were Born

What was trending your birth year?

October 8, 2019

If it's currently tending in pop-culture, then there's a good chance it'll make for a fun Halloween costume. For example, this year some of the popular costumes include a can of White Claw, anything "Stranger Things" or "Game of Thrones" or any of the "Friends" characters since they just celebrated their 25th anniversary. But what was popular when you were just being born?

Well, Cosmopolitan put together a slide show of the most popular "Pop Culture" costumes dating back to 1950! So, do you want to check out what was popular the year you were born? Here are a few of them and if your year isn't below, you can click here to see every year from 1950-present.


1955- James Dean in "Rebel Without a Cause"

1957- Julie Andrews as "Cinderella"

1963- Lucille Ball

1969- Elvis

1973- Jan Brady

1977- Princess Leia

1981- Indiana Jones

1983- Madonna

1987- RoboCop


1996- Ghostface from "Scream"

2004- Captain Jack Sparrow

2008- The cast of "High School Musical"