In the fashion world, there’s no question about it; Heidi Klum is able to do it all. She is a model, spokesmodel, fashion designer, and a successful businesswoman. Aside from leading in the fashion world, Heidi Klum has also exerted a prominent presence in the film circle as a TV producer, TV show host, and singer. She is also a respectable author and all these put the German model forward as one of the great talents of Hollywood.
The beauty is most popular for her countless big modeling deals including being Victoria’s Secret Angel. Additionally, she has made it to the covers of top magazines including Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Heidi Klum’s Biography (Age)
The lingerie entrepreneur was born in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany on June 1, 1973, and was raised in West Germany by parents who knew a lot about the fashion industry. Her father Gunther Klum is an executive for a cosmetics company while her mother is a professional hairdresser. The model is of German American origin.
Children, Husband, dating Boyfriend
Klum has walked down the aisle more than once. First was with famous celebrity hairstylist Ric Pipino in 1997. Her union with Ric Papino appeared to be a match made in heaven. The two were super successful in their different fields and undeniably beautiful together. But their emotions got strained at some point and they got divorced in 2002. The following year, Klum started another love relationship with Flavio Briatore, the famous Italian managing director of Renault’s Formula One team. She revealed that she was with child and soon after that very announcement, she separated from Briatore and started dating renowned singer Seal also known as Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel. She had her child Helene (Leni) Klum in May 2004 and has revealed that Briatore is not in her child’s life. She also revealed that Seal is her father.
In 2004, the lovers decided to take some serious steps in their affair with Seal proposing to her. They got married in 2005 on a beach in Mexico. Together, they have three biological children; two sons and a daughter. This makes the blonde model mother of four adorable children. Their sons are Henry Gunther Ademola Dashtu Samuel and John Riley Fyodor Taiwo Samuel while their daughter is Lou Sulola born in 2009. The boys were born in 2005 and 2006 respectively. Leni, Klum’s first fruit also bears Seal’s name after the musician adopted her in 2009.
While her marriage to Seal seemed utterly successful with the couple renewing their marriage vows every year, on their anniversary in the presence of close relatives and friends, it crumbled after seven years. It was Klum who initiated the divorce in 2012 but stayed lip-tight about why she was leaving the singer and songwriter. The divorce was finalized in 2014 and Heidi Klum who adopted her husband name legally changed it back from Samuel to Klum. Now, despite the emotionally-draining past, Klum has moved on for good.
The stunning model and actress has found happiness in her new younger lover Tokio Hotel guitarist Tom Kaulitz whom she allegedly started dating in early 2018. She made this affair known to the public on her Instagram posts and at the Cannes Film Festival. And though a lot has been made of the couple’s 16-year gap, they’re going stronger than ever.
Heidi Klum is undeniably one of the most beautiful women in the world thanks to her incredible full-figured body frame that weighs 62kg or 137 pounds and great height of 5ft 9 and a half inches. Her bust, hips, and waist measure 37-27-37 inches respectively. She wears a dress size of 8 (US) from the size 4 (US) she wore as an active model. Her shoe size is 9 (US) or 39.5 (EU) or 6.5 (UK).