Gia Carangi bio

Birth Name: Gia Marie Carangi

Occupation: Model

Place Of Birth: Philadelphia

Date Of Birth: January 29, 1960

Date Of Death: November 18, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Gia Carangi was born on the 29th of January, 1960. She was popular for being a Model. Fashion model of the 1970s and ’80s who many considered to be the first supermodel.

Gia Carangi was born in Philadelphia. After moving to New York, she became a favorite of fashion photographers Francesco Scavullo, Arthur Elgort, and Joseph Petrellis. She appeared on the cover of the April 1979 fashion magazine Vogue.

Gia Carangi was a Aquarius and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Gia Carangi was born in 1960s. The 1960s were an era of protests. The decade was dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon. Discover what happened on this day.

Gia Marie Carangi is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Gia’s Gia Marie Carangi attended Abraham Lincoln High School, Philadelphia, PA and Manchester.


Gia Carangi’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Gia Carangi’s parents.

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Like many famous people and celebrities, Gia Carangi kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Gia Carangi was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Gia Marie Carangi
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Gia Carangi was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Gia Carangi was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Gia Carangi had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Gia Carangi’s birth sign is Aquarius and she had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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