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Elle Macpherson became renowned for her record five cover appearances for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue beginning in the 1980s, leading to her nickname "The Body". She is also the founder and Creative Director for a series of business ventures, including Elle Macpherson Intimates and "The Body," a line of skin care products. Philanthropic work: Elle Macpherson is a European Ambassador for RED, an initiative set up by Bono to raise money and awareness for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and to help eradicate AIDS for women and children in Africa. She is also an ambassador for UNICEF. In her native Australia, she is an ambassador for the Smile Foundation, which helps the families of children with rare diseases and organises government research grants.