January 29, 1960
|Died||November 18, 1986 (aged 26)|
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Cause of death||AIDS-related complications|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
Elite Model Management
Modeling career[change | change source]
Carangi was on the cover of fashion magazines, including many editions of Vogue and Cosmopolitan, and appeared in advertising campaigns for such fashion houses as Armani, Christian Dior, Versace, and Yves Saint Laurent.
Illness and death[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- Vallely, Paul (2005-09-10). "Gia: The tragic tale of the world's first supermodel". The Independent. Archived from the original on 2008-01-01. Retrieved 2007-05-28.
- Carolin, Louise. "Gia – the tragedy of a lesbian supermodel". Diva. Archived from the original on 2007-03-25. Retrieved 2008-01-17.
- "Gia Marie Carangi (Overview)". Fashion Model Directory. Retrieved 31 May 2013.