One of the most beautiful American models and famous for her trademark mole just above her lip, is Cynthia Ann Crawford born on February 20, 1966. She is known as Cindy Crawford and her modeling career made her an international celebrity. Crawford has also done TV, film and works as a spokesperson for many fashion and cosmetic houses. She was the highest paid model in the world in 1995 and named #3 on VHAs list of hottest hotties of the 1990s.
During the 1980s and 1990s Crawford was one of the most popular supermodels and was frequently featured on Vogue, W, People, Cosmopolitan and Allure. In 1998 she totaled over 400 appearances. Crawford has also appeared in fashion campaigns for Giani Versace, Escada, Ink, Revlon, and Clairol.
Crawford has released exercise CDs: Cindy Crawford: Shape your Body, Cindy Crawford: The Net Challenge and Mini-Muscles with Cindy Crawford for children. She has also been the host of MTV's House of Style and starred in Pepsi and Pepsi Stuff commercials. She was the female lead in the film Fair Game but the film was not successful. In 1988 Crawford posed nude for Playboy magazine and appeared again in 1998. Crawford consistently ranks high on lists of the world's sexiest people and in 2002 was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful People by People magazine.
Crawford retired from modeling in 2000 but continues to provide celebrity endorsements. She created a line of beauty produces called Meaningful Beauty but is a proponent of plastic surgery.
Crawford was married to Richard Gere from 1991 to 1995. Currently she is married to Rande Gerber (1998) and they have two children, Presley and Kaia. Crawford works for childhood leukemia and donates proceeds of her calendars to medical research.