Gisele Bundchen Bio, Career, Education, Spouse, Children and Net Worth

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Who is Gisele Bundchen?

Gisele Bundchen(Gisele Caroline Bundchen)is a model, activist, and businesswoman from Brazil. Bundchen has been one of the world’s highest-paid models till 2001. She was the 16th richest woman in the entertainment industry in 2007, and she topped Forbes’ list of top-earning models in 2012.

From 2000 to mid-2007, Bundchen was a Victoia’s, Secret Angel.  She graced over 1,200 magazine covers. She credits with popularising and inventing the ” horse walk”. From 2009 she worked as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nation Environment Program. She appeared in the Emmy Award-winning documentary series Year of Living Dangerously in 2016, co-starring in the episode “Fueling t”.

Gisele Bundchen Career

Beginning of Career

Bundchen started her career in 1997 when she traveled to London for auditions. She auditioned for 43 shows but managed to take part in only two international shows. She was chosen by Alexender McQueen for his 1998 ready-to-wear show, which was called “Rain!”.In 1998 she posed for Dolce&Gabbana, Chloe, Missoni, Valentino, Ralph Lauren, and Versace campaign. She also appeared on the cover of Vogue Paris which was her first British Vogue, and i-D, Which featured her and named her ” A Girl Called Gisele”. In 1999, Bundchen left Elite Model Management to switch to IMG Models, dissatisfied with Elite’s work environment

In addition to her first American Vogue cover in July 1999, she was also named VH1/Vogue Model of the Year. Rolling Stone magazine named her “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World” in 2000. The same year, Vogue’s online model encyclopedia named her the world’s hottest model, claiming she pioneered a new category: the Brazilian bombshell.

Gisele’s International Success and Acting debut

She was a spotlight on 37 international Vogue cover in 2000, including three in the American edition. After that, she appeared on the cover of both American and British Editions of Vogue in January 2000. George Clooney did appear in June issues. She then opened a show in New York for Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Dolce& Gabbana, Christian Dior, and Valentino all through spring 2000 fashion week.

Bundchen participated in 11 consecutive Dolce & Gabbana fashion campaigns from 1998 to 2003. After signing a lucrative contract with Victoria’s Secret, she announced her retirement from the runway. Her Fantasy bra, the Red Hot Fantasy Bra, was branded the most expensive lingerie ever created in Guinness World Records in 2000. Above all, the Time magazine named her one of the top 100 people in the world in 2007.

She appeared on eight Vogue cover in 2011, more than any other model or celebrity that year. In addition, was named the World’s Richest Supermodel in 2007. A black-and-white photo shot by Irving Penn was auctioned for $193,000 in April 2008. In 2011 cover sold 70,743 copies making it the magazine’s highest-selling issue.

A photo of Gisele Bundchen
A photo of Gisele Bundchen

 Bundchen Modeling campaigns 

Bundchen appeared in three Versace, Givenchy, and Salvatore Ferragamo spring campaigns in 2012. In 2012, she has named the face of Banco do Brasil’s first global advertising campaign. After that, she was named to Time’s All-TIME 100 Fashion Icons list in April 2012, which was recognized as the most influential fashion icon since 1923. Gisele was one of the ten women featured in Vogue’s” 10 Woman Who Have Transformed the Lives”.

Gisele was named the face of Channel’s Les Beiges make-up line in February 2013. Mario Testino photographed the campaign. After that Marc Jacob chose Bundchen Deneuve, Sofia Coppola, Fan Bingbing, Caroline de Maigret, and Edie Campbell as his muses for Louis Vuitton’s spring/summer 2014. She was then named Pantene’s ambassador in December 2013, a four-year deal worth $4 million.

She was named the Channel No.5 spokeswoman in May 2014. In the first Quater of 2014, she was featured in 17 international editions of Ell. In addition to that, she appeared in more TV commercial spots in 2014 and 2015 than any other Brazilian celebrity in a single year in Brazil. Her $700 Taschen boo, published in 2015 to mark her 20-year career, sold in one day.

In 2012, Forbes ranked her No. 61 on its list of the World’s Most Powerful Celebrities and No.5 on its list of the World’s Most Powerful Latino Celebrities. Moreover, in 2013, her Ipanema sandals Spent nearly 25 million pairs annually, making up for more than 60% of Grendene’s annual exports of roughly $250million. Bundchen author her book Lessons: My Path to a Meaningful Life in 2018.

Gisele Bundchen Age

She was born on July 20, 1980, (40 years)

Gisele Bundchen Family

Bundchen Parent’s

Gisele is a daughter to Valdir Bundchen and Vania Maria. Her father was a sociologist and a writer and on the other hand, her mother was a bank clerk pensioner, in Horizontina, the Rio Grande do Sul, Southern Brazil.

Gisele Sibling’s

She was brought up with five sisters, Graziela, Raquel, Gabriela, Rafaela, and her fraternal twin, Patricia.

Bundchen Spouse

Gisele began dating NFL quarterback Tom Brady in late 2006 after a mutual friend set them up on a blind date.  On February 26, 2009, the couple married in a small ceremony at St. Monica Catholic Church in Santa Monica, California. In April 2009, the couple had a second marriage ceremoy, this time in Costa Rica.

Bundchen Children

The couple is blessed with two children, Vivian Lake Brandy, and Benjamin Brandy. However, she is a stepmother to Brandy’s first son from his previous relationship.

Gisele Bundchen interests

Apart from modeling Gisele really loves kickboxing as the way of releasing stress

Gisele Bundchen Education

much is not known about her educational background, however, Gisele learned German while in School but forgot the language after being out of touch with it. In addition to her native Portuguese, she can speak English, Italian, Spanish and French

Gisele Bundchen Height

Bundchen stand at 1.8m tall.

Gisele Bundchen’s Net Worth

Gisele’s net worth is estimated to be around, $400 million in addition to her $40 million salary. As per the publication, the Brazilian beauty’s fortune is separate from that of her husband, Tom Brady, but when their wealth is combined, Gisele and the NFL star have a net worth of nearly $650 million.

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