Cindy Crawford is a model, actress, and television personality. In 1985, she began her professional modeling career and she retired in 2000. During her career, she was consistently ranked as a top model and one of the most beautiful women in the world.
Cynthia Ann Crawford was born in 1966 in DeKalb, Illinois. She has two sisters and her brother died of childhood leukemia when he was three. She worked as a model for a local clothing store when she was in high school. She graduated valedictorian from DeKalb High School and then attended Northwestern University. However, she dropped out to pursue modeling full-time and moved to New York City in 1986. She was a popular supermodel and her fame led to numerous acting roles.
After retiring from full-time modeling, Cindy has continued to provide celebrity endorsements for products. She launched a line of furniture in 2005. She then launched a home goods line in 2009. Among other products, she promoted environmental safety in Malibu schools in 2014. She, also, co-wrote Becoming, which was published in 2015.
Childhood leukemia has been the focal point of her charity work throughout her career. She has been a supporter of the pediatric oncology program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where her late brother was treated. She is an honorary board member of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. She has, also, been a supporter of the Ronald McDonald House Charities and is an honorary committee member of the California Wildlife Center.
Her beauty and her philanthropy have done a lot for herself and others. Be inspired! Have a bright day!