Kate Moss is an English model born in Addiscombe, Croydon, London on January 16, 1974. She is known for her Calvin Klein ads popularizing the waif and heroin chic look of the 1990s. She's also known for her controversial private life. Moss was discovered in 1988 by Sarah Doukas, the founder of Storm Model Management at the JFK Airport in NYC. She was 14 years old. She was an "anti-supermodel" of the 90s. She counts the designer John Galliano one of her dear friends as well as the late Alexander McQueen. Besides modeling in shows like Vivienne Westwood, Dolce & Gabbana, Louis Vuitton, and Alexander McQueen, she's known for her own personal style as well as headlining and designing for the brand Topshop with pal Sir Philip Green.