Fast Facts

  • Named for the wine Château Margaux, which her parents had imbibed before her conception, and later changed her first name from Margot to Margaux.
  • The face of Fabergé cosmetics in the mid-1970s, her $1 million contract was the largest ever given a female model at the time.
  • Starred in the 1976 rape drama Lipstick, which also featured her younger sister, Mariel.
  • Posed nude for Playboy in 1990.
  • Died of an overdose of phenobarbital in 1996.


  • Mariel Hemingway — Sister
  • Joan Hemingway — Sister
  • Hadley Richardson — Grandmother
  • Jack Hemingway — Father
  • Errol Wetson — Ex-husband
  • Bernard Foucher — Ex-husband
  • Ernest Hemingway — Grandfather
  • Byra Hemingway — Mother


  • Birth Name: Margot Louise Hemingway
  • Birth Place: Portland, OR
  • Died: July 1, 1996
  • Profession: Actor, Model

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