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Heidi Klum

Supermodel Heidi Klum
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Profession: Supermodel


Biography: Became internationally known for her appearances on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue before becoming the first German model to become a Victoria's Secret Angel in 1997.

Following a successful modeling career, she became the host and a judge of the reality show "Project Runway" which earned her an Emmy nomination in 2008 and a win in 2013 for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program.

Born: June 1, 1973
Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, West Germany
Age: 48 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

Married Life

  • 2005-05-10 Actress and model Heidi Klum (39) weds British soul and R&B singer-songwriter Seal (49) in Costa Careyes, Mexico
  • 2012-04-06 Actress and model Heidi Klum (39) divorces British soul and R&B singer-songwriter Seal (49) due to irreconcilable differences after almost seven years of marriage

Historical Events

  • 2008-04-30 Heidi Klum launches her clothing line for Jordache