Twiggy Lawson (born Lesley Hornby; Sept. 19, 1949) is an English model, actress & singer. She became a prominent British teenage model of swinging sixties London. In 1966, she was named "The Face of 1966" by the Daily Express. Twiggy was initially known for her thin build (thus her nickname) and her androgynous look consisting of large eyes, long eyelashes, and short hair. After modeling, Twiggy went on to enjoy a successful career as a screen, stage and television actress.