Happy Birthday, Twiggy Lawson, Iconic...

Happy Birthday, Twiggy Lawson, Iconic Supermodel

There are 9 comments on the findingDulcinea story from Sep 16, 2009, titled Happy Birthday, Twiggy Lawson, Iconic Supermodel. In it, findingDulcinea reports that:

By age 16, Twiggy was an international sensation, appearing on catwalks and magazine covers worldwide.

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Hank

Woodway, TX

#1 Sep 19, 2009
I remember her so well, while I was growing up seeing her beautiful body splashed over everything I saw. I was totally turned on by her and sought to find a girl just like her for my mate. Well, imagine that as the years passed by I ended up with girls the exact opposite of that. Go Figure!!!!!!!!!!
Geo

United States

#2 Sep 19, 2009
Happy birthday Twiggy! I am glad you are from the baby boom era.
margaret

Napa, CA

#3 Sep 19, 2009
We saw Twiggy on Broadway years ago.She was with Tommy Tune in the musical production of "The Boyfriend."
They were both great!
Martha

Anaheim, CA

#4 Sep 19, 2009
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TWIGGY!

My son shares the same birthday.
He turned 4 yrs. old.

I wish you many many many more.

Have a great day!
glorious estefan

Brooklyn, NY

#5 Sep 21, 2009
Twiggy played guitar, jamming good with weird and gilly
And the spiders from Mars. She played it left hand
But made it too far
Became the special man, then we were Twiggy's band
Janet

Portland, OR

#6 Sep 21, 2009
And now the poor dear has to appear on "America's Next Top Model" with Tyra. What a sad fate.
Anita

Brooklyn, NY

#7 Sep 21, 2009
Janet wrote:
And now the poor dear has to appear on "America's Next Top Model" with Tyra. What a sad fate.
Oh come on. She still looks fabulous! and that show is really quite entertaining :)
liz

New York, NY

#8 Sep 22, 2009
loved her on ANTM!
Vic

Richmond, VA

#9 Jan 9, 2010
The story about Justin de Villeneuve taking pictures of Twiggy which made her a star are not true. Photographer Bary Lategan took those images for Mayfair celebrity stylist Leonard, who hung them up on his salon's walls. A fashion editor saw those images and wrote an article about Twiggy, calling her The Face of '66. Nigel Davies, her hairdresser boyfriend, changed his name to Justin de Villeneuve, became her manager, and took 50% of her earnings as his due. She left him in 1973. Lesley's nickname was Twig. Justin sugggested that she call herself Twiggy.

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