Twiggy  British Model


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Twiggy and Leigh Lawson
Leigh Lawson and Twiggy have been married for 32 years since 23rd Sep 1988. view relationship


Twiggy was previously married to Michael Witney (1977 - 1983).

Twiggy has been in a relationship with Justin de Villeneuve (1966 - 1973).


Twiggy is a 72 year old British Model. Born Lesley Hornby on 19th September, 1949 in Neasden, London, England, UK, she is famous for The Face of 1960`s, Fashion icon and supermodel in a career that spans 1966 - present and 1966–present. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Twiggy has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Ken Howard in Something Borrowed, Something Blue (1997), Lane Davies in The Nanny (1993) and Leigh Lawson in The Nanny (1993).

Twiggy is a member of the following lists: Best Musical or Comedy Actress Golden Globe (film) winners, 20th-century English people and English female models.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 37 years, 9 months 22 years, 10 months 7 years, 11 months
Dating1 7 years - -
Total3 37 years, 9 months 17 years, 6 months 7 years


First Name Twiggy
Last Name Lawson
Maiden Name Hornby
Full Name at Birth Lesley Hornby
Alternative Name Twiggy Lawson, Lesley Hornby, Lesley Lawson, Twiggy Hornby, Twiggy
Age 72 years
Birthday 19th September, 1949
Birthplace Neasden, London, England, UK
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Really Skinny
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Fashion/Runway Model
Occupation Model
Claim to Fame The Face of 1960`s, Fashion icon and supermodel
Year(s) Active 1965 - present, 1966 - present, 1966–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) The Rights House
Official Websites,
Mother Carly Witney

Dame Lesley Lawson DBE (née Hornby; born 19 September 1949) is an English model, actress, and singer, widely known by the nickname Twiggy. She was a British cultural icon and a prominent teenage model during the swinging sixties in London.

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Twiggy72 VirgoModel
Leigh Lawson76 CancerActor
Michael Witney52 ScorpioActor
Justin de Villeneuve-Photographer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
CarlyFemale197843 years oldMichael Witney


Tea with Twiggy2020TwiggyTV Show
ShakespeaRe-Told2005Mrs. MinolaTV Show
Something Borrowed, Something Blue1997Eve Hamel (as Twiggy Lawson)TV Movie
Body Bags1993Cathy Matthews (segment "Eye")TV Movie
The Nanny1993Jocelyn SheffieldTV Show
Absolutely Fabulous1992TwiggyTV Show
Heartbeat1992Lady Janet WhitlyTV Show
Noel's House Party1991Special GuestTV Show
Princesses1991Princess Georgina 'Georgy' De La RueTV Show
Tales from the Crypt1989BonnieTV Show
The Late Show1989Sophie's MotherTV Show
Wonderworks: Young Charlie Chaplin1989Hannah ChaplinTV Show
Madame Sousatzka1988JennyMovie
The Diamond Trap1988Det. Sgt. Charlie LawsonTV Movie
Sun Child1988Fen HarrisTV Movie
The Little Match Girl1987Josie RobertsTV Movie
Club Paradise1986Phillipa LloydMovie
The Doctor and the Devils1985Jennie BaileyMovie
Celebrity Playhouse1981Eliza DoolittleTV Show
Queen Special1981Woman in ArcadeTV Movie
The Blues Brothers1980Chic LadyMovie
There Goes the Bride1980Polly PerkinsMovie
The Donna Summer Special1980Bad GirlTV Show
Bonkers!1979TV Show
Victorian Scandals1976Florence CookTV Show
W1974Katie LewisMovie
The Boy Friend1971PollyMovie
Dombey and Son1969DiogenesTV Show
Lucy in London1966TV Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (11)

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderSep 7, 2013

I haven't seen or heard anything about Twiggy since the 1970's. Good to see she's still around.

Bohemian_SweetieBohemian_SweetieMay 8, 2009

One of my fashion icons...I love her hairstyles! :)

b3thyFeb 7, 2009

Yeah she is so cool.

sissyBApr 16, 2008

she is so cool

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