Helmut noropoth, the model who became an internet sensation, has died aged 77.
Her husband, former US vice president Joe Biden, said the couple had two children and had been working as a couple since 1972.
She was best known for her sexy, topless photos of her as a teenager and the “slutty” photos of the now-retired vice president.
She was married for 27 years to photographer Joe Lusardi, who died in 2009.
They have three children together: two boys, six girls.
In the early 1990s, Norpoths models were featured in Playboy, and she had the cover of Esquire magazine in 1997.
The model was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2007.
In 2009, she was a featured guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live!
and made the cover for Esquire Magazine.
“I just hope he knows that this beautiful, beautiful soul and her family have suffered for so many years,” Kimmel said at the time.
On Twitter, Noropoth’s fans wrote her names and wished her a happy 77th birthday.