A baseball cap, brown sweats, and a pink tank top do nothing to conceal her uniquely striking beauty (she's of Mexican, Danish, and French descent) and the kind of curves that make men weak in the knees.
Everything about the 23- year-old actress—from her megawatt smile down to her hip wardrobe—just screams "actress on the rise." With three movies rolling into theaters in the coming months, 2005 is shaping up to be Jessica Alba's year.
She allotted herself two years to make it big in Hollywood…
or else go off to college like everyone else she knew.
Retirement of a long-time player is a bittersweet thing: bitter because you have to say goodbye to someone you've watched grow from a young, uncertain caterpillar into a beautiful butterfly; sweet because you get to re-live all the moments along the way.
Though, for Derek Jeter, who will reportedly marry men's T-Shirt model Hannah Davis, a look back at his career in love is like a topographical map of the Rockies, all mountains and valleys, fraught with equal parts joy and anxiety, infatuation and heartbreak.
Then came a Nickelodeon series called The Secret World of Alex Mack and the TV show Flipper, for which she moved to Australia to film at age 14.
The brainy babe took advanced-placement courses with a tutor during her two years on Flipper and earned her high school diploma at age 16.
His list of dating conquests is quite impressive and includes many big names in Hollywood.She was 1997's Beyoncé, a show-stopping pop hit factory (Jeter took a few years off from love, but amid rumors he'd maybe leave the game forever, he came back in 2000 with a chip on his shoulder, saddling up next to Lara Dutta, who held the inconspicuous title of MISS FUCKING UNIVERSE. From 2003 to 2006, this on-again, off-again relationship felt like it could be the place where Derek's heart could really find its anchor.Like a spring flower, their romance blossomed before inevitably wilting...Jordana Brewster (2002-2003), who once posed for GQ Mexico, showing flashes of brilliance with each, but never quite fitting into the scheme of things, an insoluble element in the team's chemistry. But as it pumped out love, productive year after productive year, settling nicely into the peak of its career, there was an uncertainty lurking beneath, an irrepressible longing. Then Derek came back into love superstardom, stealing Lyla Garrity right out from under the beautiful locks of superstar fullback/high school alcoholic Tim Riggins.Perhaps the most famous one of all-time involved Yankees great Joe Di Maggio, whose greatest achievement on the diamond — a 56-game hitting streak — ended 74 years ago today.So, in honor of The Yankee Clipper, here are some of the most memorable baseball player/celebrity relationships, starting with the one that started them all: His Significant Other: Marilyn Monroe Legendary slugger Joe Di Maggio and blonde bombshell Marilyn Monroe famously met back in 1952 and supposedly spent the first night together.