The Supermodels of the 1980s

Yes, the hair was bigger, but that wasn't the only thing that set the cover girls of the '80s apart.

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    Carol Alt

    Carol Alt was enrolled in college on an army scholarship and participating in military drills around the time she was discovered. A photographer walked into a restaurant where she was waitressing and told her she should model. She was introduced to Elite Model Management founder John Casablancas and was offered a contract on the spot. She went on to become one of the most famous cover stars of the ’80s and walk the runway for the likes of Calvin Klein and Ralph Lauren.

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