Kate Moss

Born Jan 16, 1974

Kate Moss is an English model who is known for her waifish figure and popularising the heroin chic look in the 1990s. She is also known for her controversial private life, high profile relationships, party lifestyle, and drug use. Moss changed the look of modelling and started a global debate on eating disorders, and her role in size zero fashion. In 2007, she came 2nd on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $9 million in one year.… Read More

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1974 Birth Born on January 16, 1974.


1988 14 Years Old 1 More Event
Born in Croydon, Greater London, she was discovered in 1988 at age 14 by Sarah Doukas, founder of Storm Model Management, at JFK Airport in New York City. … Read More


1996 22 Years Old Moss featured in the fashion look heroin chic in 1996 (which prompted speculation over her weight) with a campaign for Calvin Klein. … Read More
2002 28 Years Old Moss has a daughter, Lila Grace Moss-Hack, born in 2002, with Dazed & Confused editor Jefferson Hack, with whom she was in a relationship for a number of years in the early 2000s.


Drug allegations beginning in late 2005 led to her being dropped from fashion campaigns. … Read More
On 5 January 2006, the Metropolitan Police asked Moss to return from the U.S. to Britain to answer questions about the September 2005 cocaine scandal. … Read More
2007 33 Years Old 1 More Event
On 1 May 2007, clothes designed by Moss for Topshop were launched in the chain's 225 UK stores. … Read More
2010 36 Years Old In early 2010, she designed handbags for Longchamp. … Read More
2011 37 Years Old Moss married Jamie Hince, guitarist of The Kills, on 1 July 2011 at St Peter's Church, Southrop in Gloucestershire; she wore a dress by John Galliano. … Read More
In January 2012, having seen Dutch illusionist Hans Klok on the BBC's The One Show, Moss recommended Stella McCartney book him for London Fashion Week the following month. … Read More
2013 39 Years Old Moss posed nude for the 60th-anniversary issue of Playboy in December 2013. … Read More


In February 2014, Moss collected David Bowie's Brit Award for Best British Male, while wearing a one-piece printed "woodland creatures" costume, as worn originally by Bowie.
2015 41 Years Old In 2015 Moss was escorted off an Easyjet flight by police after she became disruptive.
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