Who is Adriana Lima?
Full Name: Adriana Lima
Age: 37 years old
Date of Birth: June 12, 1981
Birthplace: June 12, 1981
Father: Nelson Torres
Mother: Maria das Graças Lima
Profession: Model, Actress
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Green
Height: 5 ft. 10 inches
Weight: 56 kg
Ex-Husband: Marko Jarić
Children: Two(Sienna Lima Jarić and Valentina Lima Jarić)
Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model and actress. She is widely recognized as Victoria’s Secret Angel from 1999 to 2018. She is also a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics since 20013. She won Ford’s Supermodel of Brazil competition at the age of 15 and she became second in the Supermodel of the World competition by the following year. She is currently ranked as one of the New Supers in the fashion industry which is ranked by Models.com.
Age, Wiki, Parents
She was born on June 12, 1981, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. She is currently 37 years old. She is active in her career since 1996. Her father’s name is Nelson Torres and her mother’s name is Maria das Graças Lima(a social worker). She was raised only by her mother as her father left the family when she was six years old.
She is an Afro-Brazilian of Portuguese, Swiss, Native Brazilian, Japanese, and West Indian ancestry and she can speak four languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish, and Italian.
In spite of winning so many beauty pageants, she had never thought of being a model. She was suggested to enter a modeling contest by her one of her friends. She was selected by the contest sponsor and she took part in the competition and finished first in the Ford’s ‘Supermodel of Brazil’ at the age of 15.
Adriana moved to New York City and signed with Elite Model management. After that, she appeared in several international editions of ‘Marie Claire’ and Vogue’. She appeared in the cover of ‘Marie Claire Brazil’ in September 1998 and she made to the ‘Vogue’ cover in September 2000 in ‘Italian Vogue Gioiello’.
She has also worked with many designers such as Blue Man, Ralph Lauren, Sean John, Dosso Dossi, Sully Bonnelly, Betsey Johnson, and many more. She worked for several fashion brands like Bebe, Versace, Donna Karen, Miu Miu, H&M, etc.
Apart from modeling, she is also active in the acting field. She began her film career from the film ‘The Follow’ and later appeared in ‘The Hire’, ‘The Crazy Ones’, and made her guest appearance in the series ‘How I Met Your Mother’.
She is currently single. She was previously married to Serbian NBA player Marko Jarić on St. Valentine’s Day 2009 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The couple engaged in June 2008 after nine months of dating. She applied for Serbian citizenship in May 2009 but she was never granted to her. The couple has welcomed two daughters: Valentina Lima Jarić on November 15, 2009, and second daughter, Sienna Lima Jarić on September 12, 2012. But, they announced their separation after five years of marriage. They officially divorced in March 2016.
Also, she dated Lenny Kravitz in 2001 ad they engaged in 2002 but the engagement was later called off. After her divorce with her husband, Marko, she dated Joe Thomas from 2015 and also she was in a relationship with Justin Bieber in 2014. In addition, she dated Denny in 2006 and Prince Wenzeslaus of Liechtenstein from 2003 to 2006. There is a rumor that she is dating Turkish author Metin Hara in September 2017 but neither of them has confirmed about the rumor.
She was ranked as the second highest paid supermodel in 2014 and third highest in 2013. As of 2019, she has around $85 million net worth which she earned from her different professionals.
She has a height of 5 ft. 10 inches and she weighs 56 kg. Her body measurement is 34-24-35 inches. Lima’s shoe size is 9(US) and her dress size is 2(US). Also, Lima has brown hair and blue eyes.
She seems to be very active on social media. She has around 12.2M followers on Instagram, about 2.74M followers on Twitter, and around 6M followers on Facebook.