This cover image taken by James Macari for Sports Illustrated shows models, from left, Nina Agdal, Lily Aldridge, and Chrissy Teigen on the cover of the 2014 Swimsuit Issue. The 50th Anniversary issue will go on sale on February 18.
In this cover image released by Time Inc. on Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, model Kate Upton graces the cover of the "Sports Illustrated 2012 Swimsuit Issue." The double issue is now on sale at newsstands, tablet, mobile and on SI.com/Swimsuit.
This photo of the 2006 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue showing eight models on this years cover, was supplied by Sports Illustrated. The eight models who appear on the cover are Carolyn Murphy, Daniela Pestova, Elle Macpherson, Elsa Benitez, Rachel Hunter, Rebecca Romijn, Veronica Varekova and Yamila Diaz-Rahi. The stand-alone edition, featuring 25 of the worlds most beautiful supermodels, will reach 64 million adults in the U.S. alone and hits newsstands Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2006. The cover was photographed on Harbour Island in the Bahamas by fashion photographer Raphael Mazzucco
Model Daniela Pestova poses with a poster-sized enlargement of herself on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue at a news conference Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2000, in New York. The annual issue of models and bathing suits features 3-Dimensional glasses sewn into the binding of the magazine to view the models in 3-D. The magazine goes on sale Wednesday, Feb. 23.
Models Valeria Mazza, left, and Tyra Banks occupy the cover of Sports Illustrated's annual swimsuit issue which reaches newsstands Wednesday, Jan. 24, 1996. The sometimes controversial issue of the magazine features 45 pages of swimwear fashion photographed in various locations in South Africa.
Model Cheryl Tiegs presents this week's issue of Sports Illustrated, Feb. 9, 1983, on the NBC "Today Show" in New York. It is Tiegs' third time on the cover of the annual swimsuit issue of the magazine.