She has been on over 600 magazine covers.
She has received the "Certificate Del Arte" (Award of Merit) from the Federation of the Arts.
She has one brother and two sisters.
Her mother was also a model.
Her father was a New York City fire chief.
She was married to Ron Greschner from 1983 to 1996.
She started modeling at age 16.
In 1982, she was on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
She placed #5 on askmen.com's list of "Top 10 Supermodels Of All Time"
She attended Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York.
She is 5 feet, 9½ inches tall.(1.77 m)
She is married to Russian ice hockey star, Alexei Yashin.
She modeled for 8 years and then switch careers to acting.
In 2004 she published a book called "Eating in the Raw".
She attended Hofstra University in Long Island, New York on an ROTC scholarship.
Carol has starred in over 45 European films.
Carol started out as an Elite model.
Carol Alt: I never thought I was the most beautiful model out there or the most sexy woman, but I was a hard worker.