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Heidi Klum – catwalk queen

Heidi Klum - catwalk queen

Heidi Klum – catwalk queen

Heidi Klum is a German supermodel, actress and TV presenter.
Heidi Klum was born on June 1, 1973 in Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Since the late 1990s, Heidi is one of the most famous models in the world. Her career began in 1992 when she won the grand prize in the Thomas Gottschalk’s Late-Night-Show. 18-year-old schoolgirl won the competition with 25 thousands of competitors, and as a prize she signed a contract with a modeling agency for 300 000 dollars. After high school, she refused to study fashion design in Düsseldorf and began her modeling career instead. Since 1993 Klum has been living in the United States.
World fame came to Klum in 1998, when her photo in a swimsuit was published on the cover of US magazine Sports Illustrated. In addition, Klum was one of the Victoria’s Secret’s leading models, one of the “angels”. She also was on the cover of popular Vogue and ELLE magazines. However, Klum had never belonged to a group of models who were on the podium during the big shows in Paris, Milan or New York.
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Carmen Dell’Orefice – great model

Carmen Dell'Orefice – great model

Carmen Dell’Orefice – great model

Carmen Dell’Orefice is a successful American model. She is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the podium model with the longest career, actress, author of the book Staying Beautiful: Beauty Secrets and Attitudes from My Forty Years As a Model, Doctor of Arts.
Carmen was born on June 3, 1931 in New York. She was born into a poor family of a violinist and a ballerina. Her father was an Italian and her mother was a Hungarian. Shortly after the birth of the daughter her parents divorced, and Carmen stayed with her mother. The mother wanted her daughter to continue her career, so the baby was involved in ballet. Carmen said she was always the ugly duckling. She was very high and skinny, and had braces on her teeth. Carmen dreamed of a ballerina’s career. Carmen attended classes of Russian choreographer Vyacheslav Svoboda who was familiar with her parents and agreed to teach her for free. However, rheumatism changed the fate of the girl.
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