The 'Heroes' hitmaker who received the highest percentage of votes, has also beaten Samuel Pepys, who was famous for his courtly curls, the Independent reported.
Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire secured the third position followed by George Brummell.
The best-dressed Brit are:
1.David Bowie - 48.5 percent
2.Elizabeth I - 13.6 percent
3.Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire - 9.5 percent
4.George 'Beau' Brummell - 8.4 percent
5.Queen Alexandra - 7.1 percent
6.Anne Messel - 5.3 percent
7.Henry III - 2.5 percent
8.Ellen Terry - 2.2 percent
9.Charles James Fox - 1.6 percent
10.Samuel Pepys - 1.3 percent
--ANI (Posted on 16-10-2013)