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Jean-ius: The top 10 denim moments in pop culture history

Daisy Dukes’ eponymous denim shorts from “The Dukes of Hazzard” have been named the most iconic moment in denim history. A survey of 2,000 Americans has revealed some of the key moments in pop culture when denim played a major role. “The Dukes of Hazzard” TV show celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2019, and its legacy continues thanks to the iconic denim shorts of Daisy Duke, played by Catherine Bach. James Dean’s effortless blue Levis look, which helped to cement jeans as a signifier of “cool” — also appeared in a high position. The “Rebel Without A Cause” star, who popularized the now quintessential “white T and jeans” look, took the second spot in the national poll. Jennifer Lopez’s attention-grabbing d ...