Gigi Hadid is an American fashion model who has walked the runway for the biggest fashion designers in the industry. She has graced the covers of ‘Vogue,’ ‘Teen Vogue,’ ‘Harper’s Bazaar,’ ‘Elle,’ and ‘Glamour.’
Personal Life Of Gigi Hadid
Hadid‘s real name is Jelena Noura Hadid. She was born on April 23, 1995, in Los Angeles to real estate developer Mohamed Hadid and former model Yolanda Hadid. Her mother is a Dutch-born American, and her father is Palestinian-American. Through her father, she claims descent from Daher Al Omer, Prince of Nazareth and the Sheik of Galilee. Hadid has two younger siblings, a sister, Bella, and a brother, Anwar, both of whom are also models.
The career of Gigi Hadid
Hadid’s modeling career began when she was two years old after being discovered by Paul Marciano, of Guess clothing. She started modeling with Baby Guess before stopping to concentrate on school. Hadid eventually returned to modeling, in 2011. She resumed working with Marciano and was named the face of a Guess campaign in 2012. Hadid has shot three campaigns with Guess as an adult.
She signed to IMG Models in 2013. Later, in November 2014, Hadid made her debut in the Top 50 Models ranking at Models.com. Moreover, the British Fashion Council declared her International Model of the year in 2016.
Networth Of Gigi Hadid
Forbes estimated that Hadid earned $9.5 million in 2017, placing her at number 5 on their Highest Paid Models list.