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List of Famous Fashion Models

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List of famous fashion models, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top fashion models in the world? This includes the most prominent fashion models, living and dead, both in America and abroad. You can also find these beautiful celebs on our lists of famous lesbian models and famous American models who went to college.  This list of notable fashion models is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic fashion models were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned fashion models.

The list you're viewing has a variety of popular models, like Adriana Lima, Gisele Bündchen, Kendall Jenner, Cara Delevingne, Gigi Hadid, and more. Also featured are androgynous models (Milla Jovovich) and transgender models (Carmen Carrera). Whether they are former fashion models or high fashion models, you will find them here! 

From reputable, prominent, and well known fashion models to the lesser known fashion models of today, these are some of the best professionals in the fashion model field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous fashion models ever?" and "What are the names of famous fashion models?" then you're in the right place.

Who is the world's most famous model? Maybe they're on this list? Maybe not.

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  • Cara Jocelyn Delevingne is an English fashion model, actress, and singer. Born in London in 1992, she began her modelling career at a young age. British Vogue called her the "star face" of the...  more

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  • Bar Refaeli (Hebrew: בר רפאלי; born 4 June 1985) is an Israeli model, television host, actress, and entrepreneur. Refaeli is considered among the most internationally successful models to come from...  more

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  • Rosie Alice Huntington-Whiteley (born 18 April 1987) is an English model, actress, designer, and businesswoman. She is best known for her work for lingerie retailer Victoria's Secret, formerly being...  more

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  • Katherine Ann Moss (born 16 January 1974) is an English model and businesswoman. Born in Croydon, Greater London, she was discovered in 1988 at age 14 by Sarah Doukas, founder of Storm Model...  more

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