Dorian Leigh Parker

Dorian Leigh Parker
1917 - 2008

Dorian Leigh Parker  American Model


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Dorian Leigh Parker passed away on 7th Jul 2008 aged 91.


Dorian Leigh Parker was previously married to Iddo Ben-gurion, Serge Bordat, George W. Mehle and Marshall Hawkins.

She was in relationships with Alfonso De Portago (1952 - 1957), Irwin Shaw (1950), Irving Penn (1946), Harry Belafonte, Dizzy Gillespie and Buddy Rich.

Dorian Leigh Parker had an encounter with Brian Duffy (1960).


American Model Dorian Leigh Parker passed away on 7th Jul 2008 Falls Church, Virginia aged 91. Born Dorian Elizabeth Leigh Parker on 23rd April, 1917 (Taurus) in San Antonio, Texas and educated at Newton High School in Queens, NY, in 1935, Dorian Leigh Parker is most remembered for The First Supermodel in the World. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Dorian Leigh Parker is a member of the following lists: People from Pound Ridge, New York, Female models from Florida and Randolph–Macon College alumni.


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Relationship Statistics

Married4 6 years 3 years 2 years
Dating6 67 years, 11 months 12 years, 12 months -
Encounter1 57 years, 10 months - -
Total11 67 years, 11 months 13 years, 10 months 2 years


First Name Dorian
Maiden Name Parker
Full Name at Birth Dorian Elizabeth Leigh Parker
Alternative Name Dorian Leigh, Dorian Elizabeth Leigh Parker
Age 91 (age at death) years
Birthday 23rd April, 1917
Birthplace San Antonio, Texas
Died 7th July, 2008
Place of Death Falls Church, Virginia
Cause of Death Alzheimer`s disease
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Newton High School in Queens, NY, in 1935
University Randolph-Macon Women's College in Lynchburg, Virginia, New York University
Occupation Text Model
Occupation Model
Claim to Fame The First Supermodel in the World
Brand Endorsement Revlon
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Father George Parker
Mother Elizabeth Parker
Sister Suzy Parker (model, actress), Georgiabell Parker, Florian Parker

Dorian Leigh (April 23, 1917 – July 7, 2008), born Dorian Elizabeth Leigh Parker, was an American model and one of the earliest modelling icons of the fashion industry. She is considered one of the first supermodels, and was well known in the United States and Europe.

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Dorian Leigh Parker91 TaurusModel
Iddo Ben-gurion-
Brian Duffy76 GeminiPhotographer
Serge Bordat-
Alfonso De Portago28 LibraAuto Racing
Irwin Shaw71 PiscesAuthor
George W. Mehle-
Irving Penn92 GeminiPhotographer
Marshall Hawkins-
Harry Belafonte89 PiscesActor
Dizzy Gillespie75 LibraMusician
Buddy Rich69 LibraDrummer
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Les mauvais coups1961Movie
Anna la bonne1958Short Film