On Tuesday, some of the most powerful and georgeous models were celebrated at the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2016 launch event held at Brookfield Place in New York City.


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Aslhley Graham, the world's first plus-size model to grace the cover of the Sports Ilustrated Swimsuit issue was there to celebrate the special event.


Other special attendees included Chanel Iman, Gigi Hadid, Samantha Hoopes, Lily Aldridge,Kate Bock, Robyn Lawley and Irina Shayk.