Elle Macpherson was born on March 29, 1964 as Eleanor Nancy Gow in Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia to Frances and Peter Gow. She is an Australian businesswoman, television host, model, and actress, best known for her record five cover appearances for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue beginning in the 1980s, leading to her nickname “The Body”. One of the world’s top fashion models, Macpherson, was “discovered” at the age of 18 while vacationing in Aspen, Colorado, and was promptly signed to the Click modeling agency.
Elle MacPherson Height and Weight, Bra Size, Body Measurements
Elle MacPherson Weight: 135 lbs (61 kg)
Elle MacPherson Height: 6′ (1.83 m)
Elle MacPherson Body Measurements: 36-24-35 in (91-60-89 cm)
Elle MacPherson Bra Size/Breast Size: 34C
Elle MacPherson Bra Cup Size: C
Elle MacPherson Shoe Size/Feet Size: 9.5 (US)
Elle MacPherson Dress Size: 6 (US); 36 (EU)
Elle MacPherson Star Sign: Aries
Elle MacPherson Hair Color: Light brown
Elle MacPherson Eye Color: Light brown
Date Of Birth: 29 March 1964
Birth Place: Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Birth Name: Eleanor Nancy Gow
Nickname: The Body
Race / Ethnicity: White
*She is of Scottish descent.
Religion: Roman Catholic
Spouse: Jeffrey Soffer (m. 2013), Gilles Bensimon (m. 1986-1989)
Partner: Arpad Busson (1996-2005), Kevin Costner
Parents: Frances Gow (Mother), Peter Gow (Father)
Children: Arpad Flynn Alexander Busson, Aurelius Cy Andrea Busson
Siblings: Mimi Macpherson, Brendon Macpherson, Elizabeth Macpherson
Education: Killara High School, University of Sydney
*She attended Killara High School and completed her Higher School Certificate in 1981.
*She briefly studied law for one year at the University of Sydney.