Cindy Crawford is a beautiful woman from America who is an actor and a model as well. During the 1980s, many people recognized her as one of the supermodels in the industry. Her passion in modeling made her be featured in hundreds of magazines as the cover model. She is also a renowned actor and has appeared in several films. To know more about the net worth of Cindy Crawford in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
Cynthia Ann Crawford is her full names, and she was born in 1966, 20 February at Illinois. She is the daughter of Jennifer Sue Crawford and John Daniel Crawford. She has siblings namely Danielle, Chris and Jeffery who was diagnosed with leukemia at a young age and later died.
She attended her DeKalb High School and graduated in 1984. She later got a scholarship to study chemical engineering at the University of Northwestern, but then after the first semester dropped out to pursue modeling.
She started modeling while in high school after a store hired some girls in their school as models and she got the opportunity as well. A photographer named Roger Legel took a picture of her, and that became her first cover photo.
She entered a modeling agency called the Elite Model Management at the age of seventeen, and since then, the agency began representing her. She got an opportunity to work with Victor Skrebneski who is a photographer in Chicago but later moved to New York.
She was the wife of Richard Gere for four years but later they got divorced, and she got married to a former model cum entrepreneur called Rande Gerber. The couple has one daughter and a son namely Kaia Jordan and Presley Walker Gerber. Both of her children seem to be like their mother as they are models.
Career, Awards & Nomination
In the 1980s and 1990s, Cindy Crawford dominated the modeling industry as she appeared on fashion runways and magazines covers. In 1998, she had over 500 appearances in various magazines such as Allure, Elle, People, Cosmopolitan, and many others.
She has also walked on various runways to showcase clothes and accessories for different prominent fashion house such as Versace, Calvin Klein, Valentino, DKNY, Chanel, and many more. She has also appeared in many fashion campaigns while modeling.
With other models like Christy Turlington, Linda Evangelista, Naomi Campbell and Tatjana, they appeared as cover models for the 1990 edition of Vogue magazine. During the same year, they were all featured in Goerge Michael’s hit video called ‘Freedom 90.’
Crawford also ventured in television as she hosted the MTV show ‘House of Style.’ She took acting roles in various films such as ‘Fair Game,’ and ‘The Simian Line.’ Crawford achievement includes being the best model in her time and the honor to appear in prestigious magazines and films.
During the 63rd Academy Award in 1991, Crawford wore a red Versace dress that later became a major success in fashion. Her beautiful looks made her be included on the list of the world’s sexiest people, and number two of the world’s beautiful women.
Net Worth & Earnings
She has an estimated net worth of more than $115 million. Her fortune comes from the many years she has worked as a model and also the films she has played a role like ‘Catwalk,’ Fair Game,’ ‘Unzipped,’ and many others. Other endorsements and her line furniture have also added to her net worth.
Cindy Crawford is among the world’s favorite models despite her retirement to dynamic modeling; she will remain an icon in the industry. Her involvement in charity works has also proven that she has a big heart for the needy people in the society.