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Kathleen Marie Ireland (born March 20, 1963) is an American supermodel, actress and businesswoman from Glendale, California best known for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue from 1984-1996. She has acted in several films, including Alien from L.A., Necessary Roughness and Loaded Weapon 1. Aside from her work as an entertainer, in 1993 she created her own brand marketing company, "Kathy Ireland Worldwide", which has made her the world's richest former model. In July 2008, Forbes Magazine called her, "the prototype for model-turned-mogul."

Her cover image on the 1989 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is iconic and has been referenced and recreated in other media.

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