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  Christy Turlington - Celebrities and Religion - ReligionFacts
Christy Turlington was born to a Catholic mother from El Salvador and a Protestant American father in California on January 2, 1989.
At the age of 18, Christy Turlington began the practice of Yoga after being impressed by "the discipline and the respect and the quietude" she observed in a Yoga-practicing friend.
Christy Turlington also donates money to the American Foundation for El Salvador, an organization for the poor in the small Central American country that was her mother's homeland, and participates in volunteer organizations including Target Breast Cancer and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
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 Christy Turlington Biography
Born on January 2nd, 1969, in Walnut Creek, California, Christy Turlington's initial interest was not in the Fashion industry, but rather, Christy had an undeniable passion for horses and horseback riding.
Christy Turlington was hired instantly by a local agency and her first shoot was for a succession of advertisements for a store chain called Emporium Capwell.
Christy Turlington is an advocate for helping poverty-stricken individuals as she donates all the proceeds from her calendar to the American Foundation for El Salvador, an organization that helps the poor in the small Central American country that was her mom's homeland.
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 Christy Turlington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Christy Nicole Turlington (born January 2, 1969 in Walnut Creek, California) is an American supermodel best known for representing Calvin Klein fragrances since 1987.
Turlington can lay claim to a long list of accomplishments in the modeling industry, having had numerous million dollar contracts with companies like Maybelline, Chanel and Calvin Klein.
Burns and Turlington have two children: a daughter Grace born October 25, 2003 and a son Finn born February 2006.
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Both on and off the catwalk, christy turlington effortlessly maintains an air of personal charm, sensuality, warmth, and worldly sophistication——qualities that have indelibly distinguished herself apart from the banal physical type of supermodel iconery.
As an internationlly recognized symbol of beauty, it is no surprise that christy turlington should be considered one of the most coveted women in the world of fashion and glamour photography today.
christy turlington first shots were, for the most part, a a failure, and christy turlington was quickly dismissed.
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 Christy Turlington Biography (Model) — FactMonster.com
Turlington also earned a bachelor's degree in comparative religtion from New York University in 1999, and is known for her interests in yoga, spirituality, and healthy living.
Turlington announced in 2000 that she had been diagnosed with early-stage emphysema, the result of a former cigarette habit; she became an anti-smoking spokeswoman for the Center for Disease Control.
Christy Turlington - Christy Turlington model Born: 1/2/1969 Birthplace: San Francisco At the age of 16, Turlington...
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 Christy Turlington Nude HotSpot
Christy fast became a catwalk staple, most notably setting the runway on fire each season at Versace, dressed in barely-there clothes.
But Christy was beginning to tire of the fashion world, and announced that she was to take semi-retirement so that she could go to university and study philosophy, literature and art history in New York.
Christy's father died of lung cancer in 1997 and the on-off model swung into action, calling the American Cancer Society and offering her services.
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 Best Sexy Celebs: Christy Turlington
By this time, Christy was considered a supermodel, and in 1989, she signed a contract with Calvin Klein and began representing his perfume Eternity.
Christy is an advocate for helping poverty-stricken individuals as she donates all the proceeds from her calendar to the American Foundation for El Salvador, an organization that helps the poor in the small Central American country that was her mom's homeland.
Education-wise, Christy attended UCLA and the Gallatin School at New York University in which she received her degree in philosophy and literature, with a specialization in Eastern philosophy.
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 Keßeler - Christy Turlington
When Christy was a little girl, she spent her summers in San Salvador with her sisters, horseback riding in the countryside and visiting her many cousins.
But whenever Christy Turlington is in San Francisco, she stops by the restaurant to "help out." The food served is contemporary California bistro cuisine, with Southern and Central American touches, of course.
Turlington seems to have her priorities straight and the world at her feet--making millions of dollars, traveling around the world, helping to rebuild El Salvador, and staying close to her family.
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 Christy Turlington
Christy was riding a horse one day when a woman asked her if she could take her photo to send in to a modelling agency.
Christy said ok thinking nothing of it and before she knew it, she was asked to be a model.
Turlington is one of the most beautiful woman in the world, and she was one of the supermodels who managed to make an easy transition from the haute glamour of the 1980s to the relaxed simplicity of the following decade.
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 Christy Turlington Super Model  Bio &  Modeling Portfolio
As with most protective parents, Christy's mom and dad were somewhat hesitant to let Christy venture into the world of modeling, but after some urging, they finally gave their consent.
Christy is an advocate for helping poverty-stricken individuals as she donates all the proceeds from her calendar to the American Foundation for El Salvador, an organization that helps the poor in the small Central American country that was her mom's homeland.
Education-wise, Christy attended UCLA and the Gallatin School at New York University in which she received her degree in philosophy and literature, with a specialization in Eastern philosophy.
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 -= Christy Turlington ... Unofficial site ... (Russian edition) | Biography =-
Internationally admired, Christy Turlington is one of the greatest classic beauties to ever enter the modeling industry.
In whatever endeavor the world should ever find Christy Turlington, one thing is certain; she will never cease to amaze, both on and off the runway.
Christy Turlington is a symbol of classic, elegant beauty, combined with grace that few people have.
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 Christy Turlington: Warrior One: Vogue Feature Story on Style.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Turlington was shelling out for a cream seersucker shirt and pointy motorcycle-mama boots when she was approached by a burly middle-aged American man who did not look very Miu Miu and who introduced himself as a Stanford professor of medicine.
Turlington refused to relocate the ceremony, on the grounds that "no matter where we chose, some people would still have to travel, so if this was our reason for postponing, then we would have to wait until it was safe for everyone.
Christy recovered from this ordeal with a private yoga session with a German instructor named Patrick, whom she knew from Jivamukti in New York, the hub of Vinyasa yoga in the States.
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 Christy Turlington: the outsider - Telegraph
She was part of the group of 1980s supermodels who defined the decade, but Christy Turlington never felt as if she truly belonged.
‘Christy’ was at the epicentre, but she bowed out to go to university, and then reinvented herself as a successful entrepreneur and author.
Even at the height of her success Turlington always seemed to hold herself apart from the supermodel whirligig, in contrast to her peers, such as Linda Evangelista who made the infamous comment about what would or wouldn’t get a supermodel out of bed.
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Thinking nothing of it, Christy thought she'll give modeling a try and the photos were sent to a local modeling agency.
By 1989, Christy was then a part of the elite group of models know as "supermodel." Christy is one of the original supermodels from the era of names such as Cindy Crawford, Stephanie Seymour, Niki Taylor, Niomi, and Linda Evangelista.
Through Christy's company Turly, Inc. and the Christy Turlington Foundation, she supports various causes close to her heart, women's issues, children's organizations and environmental causes just to name a few.
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 Christy Turlington portfolio in the magazine jurgita.com
Christy Turlington was born on January 2nd, 1969, in San Francisco, California.
Christy Turlington would wait two more years, first completing her high school education, before pursuing a career as a professional model.
In whatever endeavor the world should ever find Christy Turlington, one thing is certain; she will never cease to amaze, both on and off the runway.
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 Christy Turlington: Beauty and Balance - fashion model Psychology Today - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christy Turlington has survived the turbulence of the fashion industry, tobacco addiction, illness and the death of her father.
Even while she was an unwilling symbol of over-the-top glamour, Christy Turlington was an anomaly in the fashion world, a polite professional who avoided arrogance and attitude.
Turlington has responded to the wealth her beauty has given her by working tirelessly for charities that support children (Art Inspiring Hope), education (Intercambios Culturales of El Salvador), animal rights (PETA) and several anti-tobacco campaigns.
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 Latest Pictures of Christy Turlington > New, Latest Photos Shoot : pics @ Platinum-Celebs.com
Christy Turlington is a symbol of classic, elegant beauty, combined with grace that few people have.
AP - Christy Turlington, who relies on yoga to keep her healthy and balanced, is among a group of celebrities hoping to bring those benefits to the world.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Christy Turlington, who relies on yoga to keep her healthy and balanced, is among a group of celebrities hoping to bring those benefits to the world.
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 Christy Turlington - FamousWhy
Christy Turlington was born on January 2, 1969 in Walnut Creek, California, United States of America.
Christy Turlington is widely respected in the fashion industry as one of the friendliest and most professional models in the business.
Christy along with Naomi and Linda were frequently booked together and became known as the "Trinity".
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 Christy Turlington: Celebrity Profile
More and more shoots around Miami were offered to the burgeoning model and Christy eventually caught the attention of one of New York's top model agents, Eileen Ford, who signed her and sent her on a job in Paris.
Involved in several charitable organizations, Christy donates 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of her annual calendar to the American Foundation for El Salvador, which raises money to help the poor in the tiny Central American country.
Christy's face is the inspiration for the mannequins in the Costume Institute exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
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 CHRISTY TURLINGTON PICTURES
Had documentary made after her called 'Christy Turlington Backstage' which followed her life during the spring 1994 collections.
Christy is partners with Elle Macpherson, Claudia Schiffer and Naomi Campbell in ownership of the 'Fashion Café' in New York.
KNOWN FOR: Internationally admired, Christy Turlington is one of the greatest classic beauties to ever enter the modeling industry.
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 beauty of christy turlington - interview
BEING A SUPERMODEL means fame and riches, but it's a lonely job, says Christy Turlington, who left a 10-year mega-modeling career that began at age 15 to study philosophy and art history at New York University.
Older, wiser, much richer and now a regular churchgoer, Turlington, 31, rejoined the business end of the modeling industry last year with a new skin-care line called Sundari that balances mind, body and spirit, and this summer launches her yoga-inspired sport clothing line (she calls it "contemplative wear") for Puma.
Turlington, who smoked on and off from age 13 to 26 and whose father died at 63 from lung cancer, hosts a teen awards program this Thursday in Washington, D.C., sponsored by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
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 Reference for Christy Turlington - Search.com
Christy Nicole Turlington (born January 2, 1969 in Walnut Creek, California) is an American supermodel best known for representing Calvin Klein fragrances since 1987.
Turlington can lay claim to a long list of accomplishments in the modeling industry, having had numerous million dollar contracts with companies like Maybelline, Chanel and Calvin Klein.
On August 11, 2006 Women's Wear Daily reported that Christy signed a multiyear contract with Maybelline, marking her return to the company that made her famous with its 'Maybe She's Born With It' ad campaign.
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 ABC News: Celebs Bend & Breathe for Peace
Christy Turlington, who relies on yoga to keep her healthy and balanced, is among a group of celebrities hoping to bring those benefits to the world.
Christy Turlington Burns attends Super Saturday 10 one of a kind designer garage sale with proceeds to benefit the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, held at Nova's Ark Project, Saturday, July 28, 2007 in Water Mill, New York.
Turlington, Russell Simmons and Ziggy Marley are participating in the Global Mala Project, an international effort that aims to use yoga-centered events to raise awareness and funds for global causes on the United Nations' International Day of Peace.
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 Christy Turlington Biog
Christy had the initials of former boyfriend Roger Wilson tattooed on her ankle.
Spotted at the age of 14 by a photographer in Miami, Christy was immediately signed to the Ford agency.
With a career that now spans three decades, Christy has picked up some major contracts along the way, among them a prestigious Maybelline cosmetics deal (said to be worth £1.8 million for 12 days work a year) and another for Calvin Klein's Eternity.
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 AbsoluteCelebrities.com: Christy Turlington Biography
Born on January 2, 1969, in Walnut Creek, California, Turlington's father was a British airline pilot and her mother was a flight attendant.
As her reputation blossomed, Christy Turlington found herself a part of a new generation of models - the first to hold the title "supermodels" - that included Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Elle MacPherson, and Stephanie Seymour, among others.
At their wedding, Turlington was given away by Bono, lead singer of U2, who acted as father of the bride.
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