Moss, Kate (1974–)

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Moss, Kate (1974–)

English model. Born Jan 16, 1974, in Croydon, Surrey, England; sister of Nick Moss (model); children: (with magazine publisher Jefferson Hack) Lola Hack.

Supermodel, who generated controversy in early years because of her waif-like thinness, began modeling at 14; appeared on covers of Allure, Harper's Bazaar, Arena, Elle, and Vogue and in ads for Burberry, Dolce and Gabbana, Gianni Versace, L'Oreal, Yves Saint Laurent and most famously Calvin Klein; appeared in tv documentary "Models Close-Up," in BBC comedy series "French and Saunders," and MTV's "Fashionably Loud" and "Choose or Lose"; also appeared in music videos for Johnny Cash, Primal Scream and Elton John, among others; won "VH1" fashion awards (1996, 1997).

See also memoir, Kate (1995); Katherine Kendall, Kate Moss: Model of Imperfection (Chamberlain, 2004).

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