Pat Cleveland

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Birthday
23, 1950
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
23, 1950 (age 69)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Fashion model who rose to stardom in the 70s for becoming one of the first African-Americans to achieve great success as a print and fashion model. She worked with some of the biggest names in the industry, including Diana VreelandYves Saint Laurent and Oscar de la Renta.

Before Fame

She graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School and studied design at New York's High School of Art and Design.

Trivia

In 1974, she became the first African-American model to appear on the cover of Vogue. 

Family Life

She married model and photographer Paul van Ravenstein, with whom she has children named Noel van Ravenstein and Anna Cleveland.

Associated With

She served as a muse for painter Salvador Dali.