Top Most Famous Supermodels of All Time

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As the professional or amateur models, all of them set their stable position in the world’s fashion show. Not only have they sexy and gorgeous body but also they possess great beautiful faces. The supermodels look mysterious and charming at advertising campaigns. Starting their work when they were rather young, but they achieved the successes in their art way. They became the representative of many well-known fashion brands, films and advertising companies and also brought a huge of profits for these firms. As beautiful doll-like models with sky blue eyes, they really toppled millions of people who like fashion. Let’s have a look at sexy and gorgeous supermodels of all the time.

 

Suzy Parker


Suzy Parker (October 28, 1932–May 3, 2003) was an American model and actress active from 1947 into the early 1960s. Her modeling career reached its zenith when she worked with photographer, Richard Avedon. She appeared in several Revlon advertisements and many other companies as well. She was the first model to earn $100,000 per year and the only fashion model to have a Beatles song named after her, even if an unreleased one. She died at aged 70 on May 3, 2003 because of kidney disease. The character who Audrey Hepburn acted in Funny Face film is based on the image of Suzy Parker.

 


Suzy Parker

Suzy Parker

 

Jean Rosemary Shrimpton


Jean Rosemary Shrimpton, who was born 7 November 1942 in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, is an English model and actress. She was an icon of Swinging London and is considered to be one of the world's first supermodels. She appeared on famous covers such as Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, Elle, Ladies' Home Journal, Vanity Fair, Newsweek, Time and Glamour magazines. She starred alongside Paul Jones in the 1967 film Privilege.

 


Jean Rosemary Shrimpton

Jean Rosemary Shrimpton

 

Twiggy - Lesley Hornby


Twiggy - Lesley Hornby, who was born on September19, 1949, is an English model, singer cum actress. She is now also known by her married name of Twiggy Lawson. She became the first prominent teenage model at 16. By 1967, Twiggy had modeled in Japan, France and the U.S. and landed on the covers of The Tatler and Vogue. Her fame had spread worldwide. She has hosted her own series, Twiggy's People, in which she interviewed celebrities, and also appeared as a judge on the reality show America's Next Top Model.

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Twiggy - Lesley Hornby

 

Veruschka von Lehndorff


Veruschka von Lehndorff who was born on May 14, 1939 in East Prussia, is now known as Kaliningrad, Russia is a German model, artist and actress who was popular during the 1960s. She earned as much as $10,000 a day at her peak. She still appears on catwalks as a guest model in the Melbourne Fashion Festival in 2000 in Australia. She is the daughter of Heinrich Graf von Lehndorff-Steinort, a member of the German Resistance. She once worked with Salvador Dalí and photographer Peter Beard, who took her to Kenya.

 


Veruschka von Lehndorff

Veruschka von Lehndorff

 

Lauren Hutton


Lauren Hutton born November 17, 1943 is an American model and actress. As an actress, Hutton made her film debut in the Paper Lion (1968), and she won notices for her performances in James Toback's The Gambler (1974). She is best known for her acting roles in the movies Lassiter and American Gigolo and for her fashion modeling career. 


Lauren Hutton

Lauren Hutton

 

Linda Evangelista


Linda Evangelista was born on May 10, 1965 is a Canadian model. Evangelista, moved to New York City, and signed with Elite Model Management. She then moved to Paris, France to develop her career. In 2007, she signed a multiple-year exclusive contract with the cosmetics company L'Oreal Paris. She would be featured in the Prada Fall 2008 campaign seen in magazines in early 2008. She is signed to DNA Model Management in New York City, and Models 1 in London. She also appeared in music videos with George Michael.

 


Linda Evangelista

Linda Evangelista

 

Christy Turlington


Christy Turlington Burns was born on January 2, 1969 and is an American model. She was best known for representing Calvin Klein from 1987 to 2007. She has worked on dozens of modeling contracts with companies including Versace and Maybelline Cosmetics. She was added as the fourth model investor, after Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell and Elle Macpherson of the now defunct Fashion Cafes.

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Christy Turlington

 

Related links:

Top Catwalk Models for Fall/ Winter 2011

Autumn/Winter 2011: Top Brightest Models

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This article was published on 2010/07/26