Occupation

MODELS

With 232 biographies, Models are the 40th most common occupation in Pantheon, behind Engineers, Coaches, and Chess Players.

Pantheon has 231 people classified as models born between 1896 and 2005. Of these 231, 218 (94.37%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living models include Isabella Rossellini, Carla Bruni, and Claudia Schiffer. The most famous deceased models include Tina Modotti, Alice Prin, and Bettie Page.

Living Models

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Deceased Models

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Most models were born in United States (60), United Kingdom (21), and Brazil (17). By city, the most common birth places were Los Angeles (7), New York City (4), and Stockholm (4).The most common death places of models were United States (4), France (2), and Mexico (1). By city, these were Mexico City (1), 7th arrondissement of Paris (1), and Los Angeles (1).

The earliest biographies classified as models in Pantheon are Natalia Pavlovna Paley, Alice Prin, and Tina Modotti.  The concentration of models was largest during the Television Era, which lasted from 1950 to 1989. Some birth or death locations for earlier models are unknown, which may account for timeline differences below.

Which Models were alive at the same time? This visualization shows the lifespans of the 10 most globally memorable Models since 1700.

Models are found within the Public Figure domain which also includes Companions, Social Activists, Pornographic Actors, Extremists, and Celebrities.