Cheryl Tiegs was born September 25, 1947 in Breckenridge, Minnesota. She moved to California as a child, and shot a swimsuit ad for a swimwear company named Cole of California. The ad appeared in Seventeen magazine, and she was immediately noticed by the staff at Glamour. Tiegs was booked immediately by the Glamour staff, and did an editorial along with actress Ali MacGraw, and from the shoot C[...]
Elle Macpherson was born March 29th, 1964 in Killara, New South Wales, Australia. She started modeling in 1982 with a TV spot for Tab cola. In the 1980’s Macpherson’s modeling career started to build as she was featured on the cover of fashion magazines Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Vogue UK, and Vogue Australia, Cosmopolitan, GQ, Time, Flare, New Yor, and L’Officiel. Elle Macpherson [...]
Laeititia Casta was born on May 11, 1978 in Pont-Audemer, Normandy, France. She was discovered during a family vacation in Corsica by photographer Frederic Cresseaux when she was 15. Her first major campaign was becoming the brand ambassador for L'Oreal Paris in 1998. Laeititia Casta is best known as the Guess? Jeans model. She has been involved with campaigns for: Guess? Jeans, Tommy Hilfig[...]
Niki Taylor was born March 5, 1975 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and raised in Pembroke Pines, Florida. At the age of 13, Taylor signed with Irene Marie Models. Soon after, she won the Fresh Faces contest in NYC, and then was on the cover of Seventeen magazine at 14 years old. At the age of 15, Taylor got the cover of Vogue. Next, Niki Taylor signed a major deal with CoverGirl, and then added Liz Cl[...]
Heidi Klum was born June 1, 1973 in Bergisch, Germany, just outside of Cologne. She was discovered after entering a modeling contest named “Model 92”, which she won. In 1992 she was signed by Thomas Zeumer, head of Metropolitan Models in New York City. She has been featured on the cover of Spanish Vogue, Portuguese Vogue, German Vogue, French Vogue, Sports Illustrated, Elle, InStyle, Marie Clai[...]
Christie Brinkley was born on February 2, 1954, in Monroe, Michigan.  In 1973 Brinkley was discovered in Paris by an American photographer named Errol Sawyer. She was introduced to John Casablancas, founder of Elite Model Management in Paris. Soon after, she was introduced to Eileen Ford and then when back to California and signed with the Ford affiliate in LA. Her first major bookings were for[...]