Christie Brinkley who is an American Model, Actress, and Businesswoman boron February 2, 1954, In U.S.
She is born to Herbert Hudson and Marjorie.
Christie Brinkley married four times in her life. She first married with Jean-Francois Allaux in 1973 which ended in divorce in 1981. She then had married musician Billy Joel in 1985. They have a daughter named Alexa Ray Joel. In 1994, Couple has divorced. In 1994, She had married Richard Taubman. They had one son Jack Paris Brinkley. Her last marriage had been with architect Peter Halsey Cook in September 1996. They have a daughter named Sailor Brinkley-Cook. They ended their long marriage in 2008 with a divorce.
Christie Brinkley had been in Paris, studying art when she grabbed the attention of American photographer Errol Sawyer in a post office.
She met with Patrick Demarchelier and Mike Reinhardt, two famous fashion photographers, and had been presented to Eileen Ford, the co-founder of Ford Models. Brinkley had gone to California and met with Nina Blanchard, who was an associate of Eileen Ford and grabbed three national advertising campaigns. She had been allowed an extraordinary 25-year long modeling contract by the American cosmetics brand ‘CoverGirl’. Once this contract expired, she had been again signed to promote their mature skin care products. She was the first female model to feature on the cover of ‘Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue’ in three following years. After earning popularity as a model, Brinkley had joined the show business as well. She had been highlighted in ‘National Lampoon’s Vacation’, and later in the sequel, ‘Vegas Vacation’, as ‘The girl in the red Ferrari’. Brinkley continues a series of businesses through her umbrella company CB Inc. Her businesses hold beauty products, eyewear, sparkling wine, real estate, as well as hair extensions. She has developed an industry worth over US$250 million.
- She Has Her Own Skincare Line.
- Her Birth name is Christie Lee Hudson.
- At 62, She credits her health and beauty to exercise.
- Brinkley achieved worldwide fame with her characters in the late 1970s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues, finally appearing on an original three following covers starting in 1979.
Awards and Achievements:
- In 2013, She received the Pet Hero award.
- In 2018, She received the FN Style Influencer of the Year along with daughters Alexa and Sailor.
What can we learn from Her??
Like Christie Brinkley, There is no limit to success, so try and try, Never stop in any situation.