Kathy Ireland — PICS By: Farrah Julin October 30, 2019 4:06PM EDT 1 of 5 Kathy Ireland Gregory Pace/Shutterstock Kathy Ireland is an American model born on March 20, 1963. She is best known during her modeling days for appearing in thirteen consecutive swimsuit issues of ‘Sports Illustrated’ during the ’80s and ’90s. In 1993, she formed her own brand marketing company called kiWW. Her marketing company is so successful, it’s made her one of the richest former models in history! Not only is Kathy a successful model and business woman, she also has a plethora of acting gigs under her belt. She appeared in her first movie — ‘Alien in LA — in 1988, and also made appearances on shows like ‘Boy Meets World,’ ‘Melrose Place,’ and ‘Muppets Tonight.’ Kathy was also a contestant on the ninth season of ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ although, she and partner Tony Dovolani were the third couple eliminated from the show, and only made it to the show’s second week of performances. October 30, 2019, 3:30PM 2 of 5 Advocacy AP/Shutterstock Model Kathy Ireland and other pro-life advocates, stands before speaking with the media after a meeting with officials of the Trump administration at the White House, in Washington. October 30, 2019, 3:30PM 3 of 5 Summer Fashion Moviestore/Shutterstock Editorial use only. No book cover usage. Mandatory Credit: Photo by Moviestore/Shutterstock (1596538a) Melrose Place , Kathy Ireland Film and Television October 30, 2019, 3:30PM 4 of 5 All Business Fairchild Archive/Penske Media/S A portrait of Kathy Ireland taken on November 14, 1994. The blonde bombshell looked chic in a blazer October 30, 2019, 3:30PM 5 of 5 ‘Loaded Weapon 1’ New Line/Kobal/Shutterstock Kathy Ireland appeared in the 1993 parody film ‘Loaded Weapon 1.’ The movie also starred Samuel L. Jackson and Emilio Estevez. October 30, 2019, 3:30PM Click to Subscribe to Get Our Free HollywoodLife Daily Newsletter to get the hottest celeb news.