Eileen Ford Dead: Ford Modeling Agency Founder Dies Age 92

July 10, 2014 8:02 PM

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Eileen Ford Dead: Ford Modeling Agency Founder Dies Age 92

Eileen Ford, who co-founded Ford Models with her husband in 1946 and helped launch the careers of supermodels like Lauren Hutton, Christy Turlington, Naomi Campbell, and Rachel Hunter, died at the age of 92 on July 9 in New York City, Ford Models confirmed to Us Weekly in a statement.

"Eileen Ford was an industry icon and pioneer and everyone in the Ford Models family will miss her dearly," the statement read. "Eileen’s contributions to the modeling and fashion industries are unmatched. She founded Ford Models 68 years ago and due to her unwavering passion, curiosity and drive, g...

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