A list of famous American models who are from Virginia. As one of the most populated states in the country, no one should be all too surprised at the abundance of famous models who hail from Virginia. The state features some of the most popular and biggest names in modeling. The models who appear on this list are not only famous American fashion models, but have become international global icons. They have appeared on ads, catwalks, magazine covers all over the globe. People in countries all over know these women for their beauty.