It was only a matter of time before the legendary model had her break down (height 5.7", measurements 33-23-35 and weight 107 lbs).
She got her big break through when she when she was featured in a series of Calvin Klein ads in the early nineties.
Famous pictures of her (see below) started and ended the career of Kate Moss (born: 1974). The English "Daily Mirror" obtained a video that exposed her coke addiction. In this video also her husband Pete Doherty (Born 1979, photo right) showed up. It is said she has ended their turbulent relationship. The lead singer of Babyshambles and ex-junkie actually was also to blame for Kate's addiction. He frequently gets arrested by the drug squad police.
Moss has been accused from heroin use and alcohol consume to alleged anorexia. After she was caught on tape snorting cocaine the police started investigations she has checked herself into the Meadows clinic in Arizona (USA). The police have asked her to to return to Britain from the United States to answer questions about the allegations of drug-taking. If not, an arrest was a possibility.
Kate got support from Robbie Williams - who is accusing the media of hypocrisy. He said: "I have personally taken cocaine with the people who aree now writing these stories" (source: TimesOnline).
Elton John has praised the media for catching Kate Moss using drugs and going public with the story. He said: "I am happy she got caught, because it has forced her to get help and go into rehab" (source: Softpedia.com). He also made an interesting statement about Elvis Presley: "If he had lived in England he would probably still be alive today" (source: Softpedia.com).
More about her turbulent and scandalous model life can be read in the book with the appropriate title "Model of imperfection" (cover above left).
Photo right: Kate Moss commercial foto at age 14