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Linda Evangelista
Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Birthday


Birthday

: 10 May 1965

Age

: 52 years old

Sign

: Taurus

 Wiki   


  • Linda Evangelista is a Canadian model
When was Linda Evangelista born?10 May 1965
How old is Linda Evangelista in 2017? 52 years
Zodiac sign:Taurus

 Linda Evangelista facts


  • She is regarded as one of the most accomplished and influential models of all time, and has been featured on over 700 magazine covers
  • Evangelista is primarily known for being the longtime muse of photographer Steven Meisel, as well as for coining the phrase "We don't wake up for less than $10,000 a day
  • " She holds the record for her multiple appearances on the cover of Vogue Italia, all of which were photographed by Meisel
  • Evangelista's modeling career began in 1984 when she signed with Elite Model Management after having moved from her native Canada to New York City
  • Upon the suggestion of photographer Peter Lindbergh, Evangelista had her hair cut short in 1988
  • The haircut, nicknamed "The Linda", not only sparked many copies worldwide, but it also benefited Evangelista's career and helped usher in the era of the supermodel
  • Described as the "chameleon" of the fashion industry, and as a key figure among the five supermodels, Evangelista was one of the most famous women in the world during the late 1980s and throughout the 1990s
  • Unlike her colleagues, she chose not to diversify into other ventures outside of modeling
  • She retired from her career in 1998 and made a comeback three years later, this time working only sporadically
  • Her achievements as a model led to her being voted as "The Greatest Supermodel of All Time" by the viewers of the television show Fashion File in 2008






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