The modeling industry has been one of the most lucrative businesses second to real estate. While there are many fashion icons, divas and wannabes out there on social media, none can compare to Christie Brinkley. It takes a certain amount of beauty and talent to appear on the cover of a magazine but 500 magazines? That’s a whole new level. Christie seems to be ruling the industry with over 25 years of working with modeling agencies. Find out more about Christie Brinkley’s net worth, Age, Height personal life including her four ex-husbands and daughters.
Christie Brinkley Net worth 2020: $250 Million.
A ton of people may not be into the fashion world but most definitely have seen her. From advertisements to TV commercials she does seem to be everywhere.
The model, actress, and businesswoman Christie Brinkley’s net worth is $250 million in the Bank. She owes most of her fortune to her time with modeling agencies. In fact, she has been the face of Cover girl magazine for at least 25 years.
She received recognition when she first appeared in 3 consecutive Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Covers in the late ’70s. She has the longest running cosmetics contract with a Cover girl in History and went on to sign other contracts with other fashion and non-fashion agencies.
Her salary may be under wraps but her other sources of income include the returns she has gotten as an actress, photographer, author, illustrator, and activist. Now you know about Christie Brinkley Net Worth, let’s check out her Daughters and husbands.
Christie Brinkley has been married Four Times.
It’s definitely true that blondes have more fun. The blonde model has had a fair share of broken marriages in her modeling career.
Her first marriage was to a French Artist named Jean –François Allaux in the year 1973. The couple didn’t last that long and got divorced in 1981 having no children. Reasons for her breakup are unknown but she had married too you young to try and make it work.
Next in line was the musician Billy Joel. The two met in 1983 on St. Barts, an island in the Caribbean and hit it off almost immediately.
Two years later, they took their wedding vows on a yacht on the Hudson River with the event attended by 175 family and close friends. Christie was 31 at the time whereas Billy was 35.
Their marriage ended in 1994 since Christie wanted more kids but Billy only wanted one. He was always drunk and is believed to have picked up other women in bars. They had one daughter.
In the same year, she met a real estate developer named Richard Taubman through a mutual friend. Taubman was straightforward and proposed to her amidst her marriage to Billy.
She divorced Billy and got married to Richard in the same year on December 22nd, 1994 where she announced she was expectant with his son. Their marriage lasted for one year as they got divorced the following year in 1995.
On September 21, 1996, Christie got married again to her 4th husband Peter Halsey Cook in Bridgehampton New York. Christie and Peter Halsey were blessed with one daughter and divorced in 2008 owing to her husband’s addiction to Internet porn and his romantic obsession with their neighbor’s daughter, Diana Bianchi.
Some honorable mentions include her boyfriend Oliver Chandon de Brailles who died in a motor racing crash in 1983.
Christie Brinkley and David Foster dating?
So, now you know about her previous married life with four husbands and their divorce. Let’s see if Christie Brinkley is dating anyone now.
Since 2016, She has been spotted with David Foster several times for dinner dates, but none of them have made any official claims, at least not until now. Looking at how this supermodel and musician were all smiles when the camera caught them, we can speculate that Christie Brinkley and David Foster are dating but it appears that they like to keep it a secret. But you know how hard it is to be a celebrity and keep the personal life away from the media.
Christie Brinkley’s Children: Daughters Alexa Ray Joel & Sailor Lee Brinkley Cook.
The model Christie Brinkley is blessed with 3 children from different husbands: Alexa Ray Joel with her ex-husband of a musician Billy Joel born on December 29th, 1985.
Her daughter Alexa Ray is currently 32 years of age and followed in her father’s footsteps as a singer, songwriter, and pianist.
Her only son is Jack Paris Brinkley Cook whom she had with her ex-husband Richard Taubman. He was born on June 2nd, 1995. Her 19-year old daughter Sailor Lee Brinkley Cook born on July 2nd, 1998 to her father Peter Cook followed in her mother’s footsteps and is also currently a swimsuit model
|Ex-Husbands||Jean –François Allaux, Billy Joel|
|Richard Taubman, Peter Cook|
|Birthdate||February 2nd, 1954|
|Net worth||$250 Million|
|Kids||3 Children, 2 daughters, one son.|
Christie Brinkley may have been one of the most desirable women but she has had the worst of luck when it comes to her dating and marriage. With 4 ex-husbands, some cheating while the others involved with weird addictions she definitely did her part to raise her kids, 2 daughters and a son well and generate one hell of net worth. Born in 1995, Christie Brinkley is 64 years old and 1.75 m tall.