Christie Brinkley at 60 puts our "Swimsuit at 50" celebration to shame
January 29, 2014
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3/8/82 :: Christie's first appearance on PEOPLE's cover was an inset, proving that there's no competing with the Selleck stache.
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11/1/82 :: Ditto for "America's Favorite Pussonality."
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1/16/84: Christie's appearance on the cover of the politically themed issue was strictly a modeling gig.
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5/8/95 :: They met on the set of Joel's Uptown Girl video, and though they split in '94 they remain close.
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4/18/94 :: She and friend Ricky Taubman crashed while heli-skiing in Telluride. Christie told PEOPLE, "All of a sudden I said, 'Alexa...I am her mother, and she needs me. I am not going to die. I refuse. I won't.'
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1/9/95 :: The traumatic crash brought Christie and Ricky closer, but their subsequent marriage was short-lived.
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