The two had had dinner together at The Bowery Hotel in mid-September, "Entertainment Tonight" said at the time, noting that they separately had attended an August screening of Bill Murray's upcoming comedy "Rock the Kasbah." Us Weekly said in September that after Billy Joel performed "The Longest Time" -- his 1980s tribute to ex-wife Brinkley -- at his Sept.
26 Madison Square Garden concert, he told the audience in a joking tone, "And now she's dating John Mellencamp." It was unclear if he was being serious or poking fun at rumors.
She made her move onto the runway for Victoria's Secret and Calvin Klein and soon became a favorite subject of photographers Herb Ritts, Irving Penn, and Steven Meisel for her natural, soft look.
Irwin became the first woman to drive the pace car at the Indianapolis 500 in May 2001.
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Model Christie Brinkley arrives at the premiere of Ides of March in New York October 5.
Elaine Irwin was born in Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania.