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Cindy Crawford


Cindy Crawford is an American model. Cindy Crawford is also an actress and businesswoman as well. Similarly, she is recognized as one of the top models during the 1980s and 1990s.

Early Life and Childhood

Cynthia Ann Crawford, popularly known as Cindy Crawford was born on February 20, 1966. As of the present, she is 56 years old. Cindy was born in DeKalb, Illinois. Thus, she is an American by nationality. She was born to parents John Dan Crawford (Father) and Jennifer Sue Crawford. Similarly, Cindy was originally born into a family of 4 kids. She has two sisters named; Chris and Danielle. Likewise, she also had a brother named Jeffery who sadly passed away at the young age of 3 due to Leukemia.

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Caption: A picture of Cindy while she was still in her teen years. Source: Instagram


Cindy was an excellent student. She graduated high school from DeKalb High School. She was a very hardworking and dedicated student. As beautiful as she was, she was equally talented in her academics as well. Similarly, due to her brilliant performances during her high school years, she was offered an academic scholarship to pursue chemical engineering at Northwestern University. Although she did take up the offer, she left the course after studying the first quarter only, to focus on her modeling career.

Cindy Crawford – Professional life

Talking about Cindy Crawford’s career, she is a very talented person. She is a model, an actress, a television show host, as well as a businesswoman. There is nothing that seems impossible for Cindy to achieve. She has been an inspiration for many women around the world. Cindy first started her career as a model. She started modeling when she recently started her college journey. It has been a very long journey for Cindy to reach where she is today. In her starting days, she was managed by Elite Modeling Agency which was located in Chicago. She has had many remarkable achievements throughout her career.

Cindy has been featured in magazines like Vogue, W, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Cosmopolitan, and many others during her career as a professional model. Likewise, she has worked alongside some of the biggest names in the fashion industry like Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Tatjana Patitz, and so many more. She is considered one of the iconic models of the 1980s and 1990s. During her career as a model, she has also endorsed world-famous brands like Revlon, Gianni Versace, Escada, etc. Besides modeling for magazine covers and brands, Cindy has also appeared in a few music videos for different artists. She has made an appearance in Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” music video, and Jon Bon Jovi’s “Please Come Home For Christmas”.

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Caption: A magazine cover of Harper’s Bazaar featuring Cindy. Source: Instagram

Film Career

The multi-talented model debuted as an actress in the year 1995 with the film “Fair Game”. However, the film didn’t do quite well. Similarly, she again tried her luck in the film line in the year 2001 with the American Improvisational movie named “The Simian Line”. Similar to her debut film, the movie failed to impress the audience. Other than these two, she has appeared in a few more movies, most times portraying herself.

TV Host Career

Cindy, back in the day was the host for one of the most popular shows on MTV called “House Of Style”. She hosted the show for 6 long years. The show was based on models, what their life was like, and everything that came with it like the controversies, their lifestyle, and many more.

Business Career

In the year 2005, Cindy launched her line of beauty products called “Meaningful Beauty”. Likewise, she also has her line of furniture named “Cindy Crawford Home Collection”. Not only that, she has a line of home goods as well in collaboration with J. C. Penney Company Inc. Similarly, she released a workout video called Cindy Crawford: Shape Your Body in the year 1992. That video of hers was a huge success. Later the following year, she made another video titled Cindy Crawford: The Next Challenge. Likewise, in the future, she released yet another workout video called  Mini Muscles with Cindy Crawford and the Fit Wits.

Cindy Crawford – Net Worth 2023

Cindy’s net worth is estimated to be around $400 million. She has worked in the fashion industry for a very long time and has involved herself in various money-income-generating activities throughout her lifetime. She hasn’t even declared the stats of her actual earnings to date. However, many different sources on the web claim that her net worth is around that amount.

Cindy Crawford – Relationship Status

Cindy has been associated with a few renowned men from the industry. In the past, she has dated people like John F. Kennedy Jr, and Val Kilmer. Likewise, she was married to Richard Gere in 1989. However, their marriage ended in a divorce after 6 years of being together. Currently, she is married to Rande Gerber, and they have two children together. They married in the year 1998.

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Caption: Cindy with her husband Rande Gerber. Source: Instagram

Body Measurement

She stands 5 feet 9 inches tall. She has bouncy brown hair. Similarly, she has dazzling brown eyes. Other than these, no facts about her body measurements are available at the moment. However, further details are still under review.

Social media

Cindy, like many other people, is active on various social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. On Instagram, she is available under the user name @cindycrawford. She has 5.1m followers on her Instagram. Likewise, on Twitter, her handle is @CindyCrawford. She has 1.4 million followers on her Twitter account. Likewise, she also has a Facebook account and a YouTube account. Although she isn’t very active on either of them.