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Adriana Lima

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BIRTH DATE June 12, 1981
STATUS Established, Sexy girl
MARRIED Marko Jaric
MODEL TURNED Actress (The Follow, 2001)
INTERESTS Charity work for an orphanage in her hometown, Reading novels
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  • Enters the Ford Supermodel of the World contest, wins second place
  • Moves to New York, signs with Elite Model Management
  • Debuts at the spring Anna Sui show in New York
  • Becomes the face of Anna Molinari
  • Starts modeling for Victoria’s Secret
  • Models for Victoria’s Secret summer catalog
  • Walks the fall Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang, Emporio Armani, Fendi, and Valentino shows in New York, Milan, and Paris
  • Becomes the face of Guess
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  • Stars in the short film The Hire: The Follow, directed by Wong Kar-Wai, alongside actors Mickey Rourke and Clive Owen
  • Walks in the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show
  • Walks the fall Alexander McQueen and John Galliano shows in Paris
  • Signs cosmetics contract with Maybelline
  • Appears on cover of Elle
  • Closes the fall Versace couture show in Paris
  • Opens the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show
  • Co-stars with Bob Dylan in a Victoria’s Secret commercial set in Venice, wearing nothing but lingerie, heels, and a pair of wings
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  • Becomes the face of Italian cell-phone giant Telecom Italia Mobile; becomes known as the “Catherine Zeta-Jones of Italy”
  • Featured on the cover of GQ, becoming the best selling issue of the year
  • Named by People magazine as one of the 100 Most Beautiful People in the World
  • Named one of the world’s highest-paid models by Forbes
  • Appears in Vanity Fair’s style-issue spread “Blame It on Brazil”
  • Featured in Vanity Fair’s preview of the Victoria’s Secret fashion show
  • Stars in Victoria’s Secret television commercial during the Superbowl
  • Appears on the cover of Esquire magazine alongside Selita Ebanks, Karolina Kurkova, and Izabel Goulart under the headline “75 Years of Women”
  • Featured on the cover of GQ, photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin
  • Named the world’s fourth highest-paid model by Forbes, having made a reported $7 million in the past year
  • Featured on the cover of British GQ alongside Victoria’s Secret Angels
  • Leaves DNA Management in New York, and signs with Marilyn Agency
  • Appears in French Vogue editorial, photographed by Carlyne Cerf de Dudzelle
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  • Makes a runway appearance at the fall Givenchy show in Paris
  • Featured in Forbes world’s highest-paid models, making an estimated $8 million
  • Thierry Le Goues photographs Lima for the spring cover of French Revue de Modes
  • Becomes one of the faces of Givenchy, photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott
  • Maybelline contract s/s
  • Givenchy f/w campaign
  • Becomes mother
  • Stars one of V magazines Sexy body Issues Covers
  • The face of Loewe F/W campaign
  • Cover of Vogue Spain june photographed by Vincent Peters
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Fashion Gone Rogue
Vogue Spain June 2010
Photographed Vincent Peters
Model: Adriana Lima and husband
Styled by Barbara Baumel
I love her, she is the ultimate sexy model. And what a long and amazing career!


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