Thursday, May 27, 2010

Gia Carangi

After she became addicted to heroin, Carangi's modeling career rapidly declined. She later became infected with HIV and died at age 26. Her death was not widely publicized and few people in the fashion industry knew of it. At her peak circa 1975 she was considered by many to be the first supermodel, until she fell into the downward spiral of self destruction...


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  1. So sad. She is absolutely stunning. I'm going to try to Google some more about her, she seems fascinating, in a very sad way.

    -Ashley
    http://breakfastatsaks.blogspot.com

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