|Full Name||Steven Meisel|
|Birth Date||June 5, 1954|
|Born||New York, New York, USA|
|Education||Parsons School of Design|
As a boy, Meisel was an obsessive fan of Twiggy. At the age of 12, he even asked some of his female friends to go into agencies, posing as secretaries, to snap photos of models for him. Also at the age of 12, he once stood outside Melvin Sokolsky's studio for hours, waiting for her.
Meisel is a close friend of Madonna. His photographs in her book Sex helped him to rise to the become a top fashion photographer.
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How Added - He was mentioned in a "History of Fashion" article.