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Jerry Hall: 10 Glamorous Throwback Photos of the Supermodel and Rolling Stones Muse

See fabulous shots of the model on the runway and with Mick Jagger

With her long blonde hair, towering 6-foot frame and bright smile, the Texas-born Jerry Hall was one of the supermodels who defined all-American beauty in the ’70s, strutting down the runway and appearing on every magazine cover imaginable.

Jerry Hall is just as well known for her relationships as she is for her work in the fashion industry. Early in her modeling career, she appeared on the cover of the 1975 Roxy Music album Siren, which led to her dating the band’s suave frontman, Bryan Ferry, for two years.

The model in 1985
The supermodel in 1985Dave Hogan/Getty

In 1976, Hall meet Mick Jagger, who was married to Bianca Jagger at the time, and the model and the rockstar started a torrid affair. Reflecting on her relationships in a Washington Post interview, Hall said, “I was about to get married, but Mick just had this charm, and I was really crazy about him. I was so fickle. I went back to Bryan, but when you have an affair with someone you care about, it’s never the same.”

What could’ve been a brief fling ended up lasting from 1977 to 1999. In 1990, Hall and Jagger married in Bali, but their marriage was later ruled to be invalid. During their 22-year relationship they had two daughters and two sons, but they broke up for good in 1999, when Jagger impregnated another woman.

In 2016, Hall made headlines when she married someone decidedly different from Jagger — the billionaire media mogul Rupert Murdoch. They divorced in 2022.

Here’s a look back at the glamorous model’s early days.

1. Jerry and Ferry

Jerry Hall and Bryan Ferry in 1976
Jerry Hall and Bryan Ferry in 1976Gijsbert Hanekroot/Redferns/Getty

Jerry Hall’s first rockstar beau was Bryan Ferry, whose band, Roxy Music, had a 1975 hit with “Love Is the Drug.”

2. The model and the rock god

Jerry Hall and Mick Jagger in 1977
Jerry Hall and Mick Jagger in 1977PL Gould/IMAGES/Getty

Jerry and Mick were all smiles in this shot from 1977, the year they started dating. In a 2010 interview with The Guardian, she said, “I don’t regret anything, and wouldn’t change anything. I’ve had a wonderful adventure and four beautiful children. Mick and I are great friends. It’s quite an achievement to have had the life we had together.”

3. Jerry Hall sports a smart suit

Jerry Hall walking runway for Yves St. Laurent in 1977
Jerry Hall on the runway in 1977STF/AFP via Getty

Jerry walked the runway for all the top designers of the ’70s and ’80s. Here, she wears an autumnal three-piece suit in an Yves St. Laurent fashion show.

4. Jerry Hall is a disco dream

The model on runway during 1978 fashion show
Jerry Hall on the runway in 1978Allan Tannenbaum/Getty

This fluid, metallic gown is the kind of thing that disco dreams are made of.

5. They love the nightlife

Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall at Studio 54 in 1978
Jerry Hall and Mick Jagger at Studio 54 in 1978Bettmann/Getty

Jerry and Mick were regulars at Studio 54, the notorious New York disco known for its wild celebrity scene.

6. Avant garde chic

The model in 1979
Jerry Hall backstage at a fashion show in 1979Rose Hartman/Archive Photos/Getty

We’re not sure exactly what’s going on with this look, but we have to admit she’s working it.

7. A fab headshot

Jerry Hall in 1985
Jerry Hall in 1985Tony Kent/Sygma via Getty

Jerry’s mermaid-like hair and high cheekbones made her one of the most in-demand models around.

8. ’80s opulence

Jerry Hall in 1985
Jerry Hall on the runway in 1985David Levenson/Getty

This ridiculously over-the-top dress just might be one of the most ’80s things we’ve ever seen, and Jerry wears it with panache.

9. Jerry Hall in haute couture

The model walking in Chanel haute couture runway show in 1985
Jerry Hall on the runway in 1985Pierre Vauthey/Sygma/Sygma via Getty

Jerry put an ’80s spin on decadent Marie Antoinette style during a 1985 Chanel Haute Couture fashion show.

10. Vacation style

The model and Mick Jagger in 1987
The model and Mick Jagger in 1987Georges DeKeerle/Getty

Jerry and Mick showed off their laidback vacation style in this 1987 shot.

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