Kate Moss Biography
Kate Moss born Katherine Ann Moss is a British model and businesswoman. Arriving at the end of the “supermodel era”, Moss rose to fame in the early 1990s as part of the heroin chic fashion trend. Her collaborations with Calvin Klein brought her to fashion icon status. She is known for her waifish figure and role in size zero fashion.
Moss has had her own clothing range, has been involved in musical projects, and is also a contributing fashion editor for British Vogue. In 2012, she came second on the Forbes top-earning models list, with estimated earnings of $9.2 million in one year. The accolades she has received for modeling include the 2013 British Fashion Awards acknowledging her contribution to fashion over 25 years, while Time named her one of the world’s 100 most influential people in 2007.
Kate Moss’s Age and Birthday
Kate is 48 years old as of 2022. She was born on 16 January 1974, in Croydon, United Kingdom. She celebrates her birthday every 16 of January every year.
Kate Moss Height and Weight
Kate stands at an average height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8 meters tall) and weighs 64kilograms (141 lbs). She has blonde hair and brown eyes.
Kate Moss Education
She attended Ridgeway Primary School and Riddlesdown High School (now Riddlesdown Collegiate) in Purley. She worked several local retail jobs in her early teens.
Kate Moss Family, Parents, and Siblings
Kate was born and raised by her parents in Croydon, Greater London. She is the daughter of Linda Rosina Moss, a barmaid, and Peter Edward Moss, an airline employee, and was raised in the Addiscombe and Sanderstead areas of the borough. She has a younger brother, Nick, and a half-sister named Lottie (Charlotte). Moss’s parents divorced when she was 13.
Kate Moss’s Husband
Moss was in a relationship with actor Johnny Depp between 1994 and 1998. She has a daughter, Lila Grace Moss-Hack, born in September 2002, with Dazed & Confused editor Jefferson Hack, with whom she was in a relationship for a number of years in the early 2000s. She is the godmother to Sadie Frost and Jude Law’s daughter Iris Law.
Moss had a relationship with Libertines member Pete Doherty, first meeting him at her 31st birthday party in January 2005. On 11 April 2007, Doherty announced Moss as his fiancée during one of his concerts in London, at which Moss also performed. In July 2007, Moss and Doherty split.
Moss married Jamie Hince, guitarist of The Kills, on 1 July 2011 at St Peter’s Church, Southrop in Gloucestershire; she wore a dress by John Galliano. Moss and Hince split in 2015 and settled their divorce out of court in 2016. She has since been in a relationship with a German aristocrat and photographer Count Nikolai von Bismarck.
Kate Moss’s Salary
Details about her salary are not yet disclosed. However, information about how much she makes will be updated as soon as it is available.
Kate Moss’s Net Worth
Kate’s net worth is estimated to be between $70 million dollars. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as an Actress. Through his various sources of income, she has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
Kate Moss Career
Moss was recruited as a model in 1988 at age 14 by Sarah Doukas, founder of Storm Management, at JFK Airport in New York, after a holiday in The Bahamas. Corinne Day shot black-and-white photographs of her, styled by Melanie Ward, for The Face when she was 16, in a shoot titled “The 3rd Summer of Love”. Moss was presented as a young unknown, and Day described the pictures as “dirty realism” or “grunge”.
Moss then featured in Levi’s campaign ‘Levi’s for Girls’, with great success, set up by The Design Corporation and again shot by Corinne Day. A further shoot followed for The Face, by Tony Briggs, entitled “Haute Coiffure”, Moss went on to become the “anti-supermodel” of the 1990s in contrast to the models of the moment, such as Cindy Crawford, Elle Macpherson, Claudia Schiffer, and Naomi Campbell, who were known for curvaceous and tall figures.
She has been on the cover and in fashion spreads for most magazines including UK, US, and French Vogue (as well as other international versions of Vogue), Another Man, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, the Face, and W. She has been on the cover of British Vogue 30 times, shot the inaugural covers for both Russian Vogue with Amber Valletta and Japanese Vogue, in addition to dozens of other international Vogue covers.