Linda Evangelista was born in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada on May 10th, 1965. At the age of sixteen, Evangelista was discovered by a talent scout from Elite Models New York at the Miss Teen Niagara Contest. In 1984, Evangelista moved to New York to take her career to the next level. Her modeling career moved along at a slow pace until in 1988, the photographer Peter Lindbergh suggested that [...]
 
 
 
Shalom Harlow was born December 5, 1973 in Oshawa, Canada. She was discovered a concert in Toronto, and began modeling immediately after high school. Shalom Harlow has appeared on the cover for, or editorials for: Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, W, V, Cosmopolitan, and Allure. Shalom Harlow has appeared in fashion campaigns for: Yves Saint Laurent, Dior, Alberta Ferretti, Chanel,[...]
 
 
 
Gia Carangi was born November 18, 1986 in Philadelphia. She started modeling at 17 when she moved to NYC and signed with Wilhelmina Models. Her modeling career immediately took off, making her one of the top models of the late 70s. She had been featured on the cover of top fashion magazines, including: Vogue UK, Vogue Paris, American Vogue, Vogue Italia, and Cosmpolitan. Cia Carangi was feat[...]
 
 
 
Paulina Porizkova was born April 9, 1965 in Prostějov, Czechoslovakia. When a friend sent pictures of her to Elite, she was noticed by John Casablancas, and had her immediately come to Paris to begin her modeling career. Paulina Porizkova’s modeling career was doing very well in Paris, but when she appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 1983, her career exploded. She appeared on the [...]
 
 
 
Elaine Irwin was born August 26, 1969 in Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania. She started modeling at the age of 16, when she left home to start her career. She is known as well for being married to John Mellencamp for almost 20 years. She was one of the most successful models of the 1990’s. She has walked the runway for Jil Sander, Chanel, Christian Dior, Versace, Complice, Genny, Valentino, Prada, Th[...]
 
 
 
Tyra Banks was born December 3, 1973 in Inglewood, California. At the age of 15 she started her modeling career in LA, eventually signing with LA Models. She left LA Models after a year, and at 16 joined Elite Model Management. She has been featured on most of the top fashion magazines, including: Photo, Max, Harper's Bazaar, Amica, Anna, Il Venerdi, L'Espresso, Elle, DT, Cosmopolitan, Maxim, E[...]