"There is an urgent need for a change of thinking about some of the role models that our young people are drawn to.

When it came to dating in New York as a 30-something executive in private equity, Dan Rochkind had no problem snagging the city’s most beautiful women.

“I could have [anyone] I wanted,” says Rochkind, now 40 and an Upper East Sider with a muscular build and a full head of hair.

“I met some nice people, but realistically I went for the hottest girl you could find.” He spent the better part of his 30s going on up to three dates a week, courting 20-something blond models, but eventually realized that dating the prettiest young things had its drawbacks — he found them flighty, selfish and vapid.

“Beautiful women who get a fair amount of attention get full of themselves,” he says.

This list contains information about white women married to black men, loosely ranked by fame and popularity.

Several famous white actresses, musicians, and models are married to black men.Speaking to The Times, mother Kathleen Russell, 55, said: 'Alasdair was a dreamer and the driving force in his life was to climb Everest.' She said: 'He was very artistic and loved the beautiful views, the feeling of being closer to heaven. He loved life and he really liked pushing himself.' However, Mr Russell was found dead on April 1 in Boca Raton, Florida, where his mother moved last year.Broward sheriff's office said there was an active investigation into the teenager's death after his body was found at a property overlooking the ocean, 40 miles north of Miami.Over the last year there have been a series of murders and gun crimes carried out by young black men in urban areas.In inquest is currently being heard for Jesse James, the 15-year-old schoolboy who was shot dead as he rode his bike in Moss Side, Manchester last September.Carmen Electra was married to Dennis Rodman from 1998-1999.