- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
Pat Cleveland is a renowned American fashion model who is well-known as the first successful African-American model to achieve the title of a supermodel as both runway model and print model. Her fashion career was most successful during the 1960s and 1970s. Pat Cleveland is of American nationality and belongs to the African-American ethnicity.
Pat Cleveland was born on 23 June 1950, in New York. She was born to father, Johnny Johnston, and mother, Lady Bird Cleveland. Her father was of Irish and Swedish background and her mother was of African-American and Native-American ancestry. Cleveland was raised by her mother in Harlem after her parents separated.
Education and early career
Pat Cleveland studied at the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School with a major in performing arts. After completing high school, she enrolled at the New York's High School of Art and Design and majored in design to fulfill her dream of becoming a fashion designer.
Pat Cleveland began her modeling career in 1966. She was discovered by Carrie Donovan, an assistant fashion editor at Vogue while walking with a friend. Donovan was impressed by Cleveland's fashionable clothing and gave her the opportunity to establish a great career in the fashion industry. Her first modeling job was with Ebony. She began her professional career at just the age of 18 when she was signed by Ford Models. She then made appearances in fashion magazines such as American Vogue and Essence magazine and switched modeling agencies and was represented by Wilhelmina Models. She then went to Paris and began her career there until her return to American in 1974. She started her own modeling agency in 1995. Pat Cleveland daughter and she were hired in 2015 for the ad campaign of the French fashion house Lanvin.
Net worth and Salary
Pat Cleveland net worth is known to be huge from her successful and long-running career in the fashion industry. She has garnered a huge wealth from her work as a model for various successful designers, brands, and fashion magazines. Pat Cleveland net worth is estimated to be around $10 Million. Her successful future endeavor is likely to bring a rise in her net worth. Pat Cleveland husband and her family live a lavish lifestyle thanks to her huge net worth.
Pat Cleveland is a married woman. She is married to Paul van Ravenstein. Pat Cleveland husband Paul is a Dutch former model and fashion photographer. The two got married in 1982. Previous to this marriage, she was married to male model Martin Snaric. They got married in 1978 and later divorced. She has given birth to two children with her current husband Paul. Pat Cleveland son, Noel van Ravenstein was born in 1984 and her daughter, Anna Cleveland van Ravenstein was born in 1989. Pat Cleveland daughter has followed her mother's footsteps and has established herself as a well-known fashion model.
Pat Cleveland height is measured at 5 feet 8 inches and her body weight is measured to be around 69 kg. She has a dark brown colored hair and her eyes are brown colored. Cleveland is currently 67 years old. Despite her age, she has maintained a great body with measurements of 33-23-34 inches.
Wiki and Facts
Pat Cleveland wiki page has most of her personal and professional details. It also mentions that she is a follower of Siddha Yoga path.
Pat Cleveland has more than 19 thousand followers on Instagram and her Facebook page enjoys more than 9 thousand likes. Pat Cleveland bio can also be read on various other social media sites such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.