I think she was a victim of herself.’ January 1960, Gia’s early life had been wrought by the unhappy marriage of her parents, Joseph Carangi, an Italian restaurateur and his wife Kathleen, who was of Welsh and Irish descent.Gia was their youngest child of three and their only daughter, although Joseph also had a son from a previous marriage.
You had to keep her away from other beautiful girls and you had to watch her carefully if she went out at night – if you were going to see her the next day and not hear that she was laying in another girl’s bed somewhere in the city.’ During the late 1970s, Gia’s career was in the ascendant and she became one of the world’s most in-demand models. Gia had also begun a relationship with Elyssa Golden, a student and fellow drug user who said of their initial meeting, was ‘very old-fashioned. Though her drug use had negatively affected her career, Gia’s magnetic sexuality and outstanding images meant that New York’s fashion set were prepared to give her another chance.
But the new decade would bring about her shocking decline into drug abuse, obscurity and an untimely death. However, back in the city, the temptations were too great; she soon resumed her heroin habit and was dropped by Elite only three weeks after signing with the agency.
Thank you, all those images are so unique in their own way. And would anybody even notice if a person was emotionally fluid like her but not drop dead gorgeous. She defies everything - interpretation, understanding...yet she is so perfect, immaculate really.
Her beauty makes you look, and when you look hard enough, you can't stop. I remember the first time I saw Gia with Angelina Jolie. Maybe just friends, or maybe they had a little something-something Sandy did tell me that apparently Jack Nicholson left Gia his hotel key!
West loved to shock and Dietrich loved the woman's bawdy humour. Isn't Katherine H and Cynthia more about her being her secret daughter?
Camilla Belle/Maria Sharpova Kristen Stewart/Nikki Reed Kristen Stewart/Katy-Perry's-assistant Kristen Stewart/Dakota Fanning Lea Michele/Diane Argon Ellen Page/Clea Duval (this one is most likely true)Cara Delvigne (model and rumored ex of Harry Styles)/Rita Ora (singer) (I didn't know who either of them were until I heard this rumor)Ashley Benson/a-friend-of-Kristen-Stewart's (Benson's at the same time rumored to be dating James Franco)r16, according to Maria Riva, there was alot of flirtation between West and Dietrich, but nothing happened.
In March 1980, Wilhelmina Cooper died of lung cancer at only 40 years of age, leaving Gia devastated as she wrote in her journal, ‘I don’t know what is happening in my life, nothing seems or feels right to me.
Martina and Billie Jean, Martina and Wendy, Billie Jean and Wendy, Martina and Billie Jean and Wendy. As r82 pointed out, are we including those who were known to be full couples? There aren't any rumors about Jacqueline Bisset but she has always pinged my gaydar. Tallulah Bankhead and Billie Holiday Alia Nazimova and June Mathis Diedre Hall and Jane Elliott(Sp?
It has often been suggested that Linter was Gia’s great love, and Linter, who has since identified herself as heterosexual, would experience a complicated and emotional relationship with Gia, remembering how, Gia on the other hand, had never been in any doubt about her sexual preference for women.
Since her early teens, she had been open about her sexuality, something many friends and classmates spoke about to Gia’s biographer Stephen Fried, with one recalling that As Fried discovered, Gia’s first female lover, was a petite blonde named Sharon Beverly, whom she met at DCA, a gay club in Philadelphia, although like Linter, Beverly was exclusively heterosexual by the time Fried interviewed her. I pray that things fall into place.’ A drug user since her teens, Gia had dabbled with marijuana and Quaaludes, with one observer remembering how early in her career on a shoot in Mustique, a man had approached Gia, raving about her beauty, to which she replied He returned with one, which Gia proceeded to smoke in front of everyone.
Anyway, I'm soon starting my own school of Gia phenomenology I thought they were making a book of all her pictures....!!! i once asked a huge fashion photographer who is now in his 70s so he could have shot her, have you shot her , he said THE Gia?