Arguably one of the most popular women’s perfume of all time, Chanel No. 5 has come a long way since it was first launched by Coco Chanel in 1924. It is currently one of the oldest and best selling perfumes around worn by millions of people around the world, garnering rave reviews from fans of the perfume.
Famous celebrities like Nicole Kidman, Gisele Bundchen and even Brad Pitt endorsing Chanel No. 5 in recent times have enhanced its status. Back in 1960, Marilyn Monroe said to a journalist that she wears Chanel No. 5 to bed in response to a question. This response by Marilyn Monroe set Chanel No. 5 on fire as at that time, she was at the height of her popularity. Since then, the perfume has become even more popular and has since achieved iconic status.