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Iman

People | November 25, 2012

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Iman

Iman, full name Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid, is one of the most famous of all supermodels, and is also respected for her humanitarian work. She is the wife of British rock legend David Bowie, who she married in 1992, and she is the mother of two children.

Jean Shrimpton

People | November 21, 2012

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Jean Shrimpton

Jean Shrimpton was considered to be one of the world’s first supermodels way back in the Swinging Sixties. She was born in 1942 in Buckinghamshire and began her education at a Convent School in Slough.

Roger Vivier

Roger Vivier

The fashion world has a lot to thank Roger Vivier for. The French fashion designer, who was born in Paris on 13 November 1913, created history when he designed the first true stiletto heeled shoe in 1954 (which he made using a thin steel rod). At that time, he was also designing shoes for Christian […]

Linda Evangelista: Supermodel and Muse

People | October 5, 2012

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Linda Evangelista in black

Linda Evangelista was born to Italian emigrants in 1965 in St Catherines, Ontario, which is near Niagara Falls in Canada. She was raised as an Italian Roman Catholic, which may have caused friction with her supermodel status.