Famous people in the 1970s made so many things feel simultaneously stylish and carefree. They dialed it up for the airport and gave their off-duty look an incomparable easy-breezy quality. When they stepped onto boats, or hung out near boats, the result was no different, as these photos demonstrate.
Paul Newman during the filming of The Drowning Pool in Louisiana in 1975. He's on an airboat, the back of which is in the background.
Roger Moore behind the wheel of a speedboat during the filming of Live And Let Dieim电竞官网- on March 1, 1973 in Kingston, Jamaica.
Dennis Hopper, invited by the crew aboard the USS Saratoga aircraft carrier, in 1976.
Dennis Hopper, aboard the USS Saratoga, in 1976.
Dennis Hopper on the USS Saratoga.
im电竞官网-Rod Stewart with his wife, actress Britt Ekland, at Southampton after arriving aboard the QE2 in 1977.
A shirtless Gregg Allman leans against the ropes on a boat in 1974.
George Harrison aboard the ocean liner QE2 from New York after three months recording in America in 1971.
German Chancellor Willy Brandt (front) and Soviet head of state Leonid Brezhnev during a boat ride in the Soviet Union in 1971.
im电竞官网-Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards, Bill Wyman, and Mick Taylor on a boat during their tour of Germany in 1970.
im电竞官网-Yves Saint Laurent with socialite Nan Kempner during a party for the launch of his new perfume called Opium, held aboard the sailboat Peking at the South Street Seaport Museum in New York in 1978.
Richard Dreyfuss, Roy Scheider, and Robert Shaw on board a boat in a still from the film Jaws, in 1975.
im电竞官网-Julio Iglesias, with sons Enrique and Julio Jr., in Costa del Sol, Spain in 1978.
David Letterman competes in a kayak race during the Battle of The Network Stars in Malibu, California, 1978.
Telly Savalas filming Kojak aboard a boat in Los Angeles in 1975.
Michal Caine and Diane Keaton sit in a boat in a publicity still from Harry and Walter Go To New Yorkim电竞官网-, directed by Mark Rydell, 1976.
French cartoonist Raymond Peynet talks to Sophia Loren over a copy of her book, Cooking...with Love, which he illustrated for her, aboard the boat Raffaelo, moored in Cannes, France in 1971.
Ed McMahon fishes with Bob Newhart from a rowboat in Cypress Gardens, Florida in 1972.
im电竞官网-Ed McMahon sits behind the steering wheel of a motorboat at Cypress Gardens, Florida, 1972.
im电竞官网-Mick Jagger enjoys a relaxing gondola ride with his wife Bianca, on the Grand Canal in Venice after their wild wedding in St. Tropez in 1971.
im电竞官网-Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip come ashore from the royal yacht Britannia to say farewell to the Amir Of Kuwait and his ministers in Kuwait in 1979.
Neil Armstrong enjoys a boat ride on the Seine in Paris in 1979.
Margaux Hemingway, granddaughter of the late author Ernest Hemingway, shares a close moment with her husband, Errol Watson, during the Tall Ships ball at Rosecliff Manor in Newport, Rhode Island, in 1976.
Paul McCartney and his wife, Linda, seated in the back of a gondola as they and other members of McCartney's band Wings ride on a canal before their concert in St. Mark's Square in Venice in 1976.
Roy Scheider in a publicity still for Jaws in 1974.
Roger Moore glides out of the water in a motorboat in the Bond film Live and Let Die in 1973.
im电竞官网-Jacques-Yves Cousteau aboard a submarine with the RV Calypso off to the side in 1970.
Barry Gibb feeds swans on a boat dock in Great Britain in 1970.
Richard Burton and Tatum O'Neal on the set of Circle of Two in 1979.
Roddy McDowall, Pamela Sue Martin, Jack Albertson, Shelley Winters, Gene Hackman, Stella Stevens, Ernest Borgnine, Carol Lynley, Arthur O'Connell and Red Buttons, the cast of the disaster movie The Poseidon Adventureim电竞官网-, on the deck of a liner in 1972.