He personified what Playboy was all about from its inception in 1953 through present day.
Michelle was 17 when she first appeared nude in the magazine.
She made an even bigger name for herself starring in erotic cinema.
Like Madison and Wilkinson, Marquardt was never officially a Playmate herself, at least before she became one of his girlfriends for five years from 2003 to 2008.
She also ended up as the Playmate of the Year for 1964.
Titled Bunny Tales: Behind Closed Doors, her book was a tell-all about the lifestyle at the Mansion that are often not the most flattering.
During her several years in the fashion industry, she managed to amaze the audiences and fans and also the brands that she was associated with.
His photographic work, from the forties onwards, was done in his spare time when not working for the likes of Chrysler, Lockeed and Rocketdyne.