A list of famous American models who are from New York. As one of the most populated states in the country, no one should be all too surprised at the abundance of famous models who hail from New York. The state features some of the most popular and biggest names in modeling. The models who appear on this list are not only famous American fashion models, but have become international global icons. They have appeared on ads, catwalks, magazine covers all over the globe. People in countries all over know these women for their beauty.
So who are the American models who are from the Empire State? The list cuts across generations and boundaries with models like Naomi Sims repping old school models and Jessica White and Emily DiDonato serving as one of the youngest models on here. You may be surprised to learn that babes like Diane Lane, Carol Alt and Janice Dickinson are all New Yorkers. Or maybe not since they do have a great business sense to go along with their achievements in the fashion and modeling worlds.