Biography of Heidi Klum
Heidi Klum age
Klum Kaulitz was born in the year 1973 on 1st June. She is therefore, 50 years old.
Heidi Klum hometown
Her maternal home is in Bergisch Gladbach, a city near Cologne in Western part of Germany. She was also brought up in Bergisch Gladbach in a wealthy Christian family.
Heidi is a German-American by nationality. She is also a Christian and has her trust in the Christian religion. In her childhood, she has always been interested in Co-curricular activities rather than her own studies.
Heidi Klum family
Klum’s parents are Erna Klum, her mother who was a hairdresser and Gunther Klum, her father who served as an executive in a cosmetics company in West Germany.
Heidi Klum Husband
Heidi is a mother to three children with her ex-husband, Seal. They got two boys and one girl together. However, information has it that Klum got engaged to Tom Kaulitz in 2018 and was married in 2019, Italy.
Heidi Klum Education background
Heidi attended the Comprehensive School Paffrath in Bergisch Gladbach, West Germany, for her early education. Subsequently, she enrolled herself at the fashion school in West Germany from where she graduated.
Heidi Klum career
As an entrepreneur, Heidi explored her entrance and availed a line of women’s wear on amazon, popularly known as New Balance.
Heidi has also released her single song called Wonderland which greatly hit and has as well been singing in concerts thus raising money for humanitarian causes. She has also appeared in several music videos including Jamiroquai’s video ‘Love Foolosophy’ from their album A Funk of Odyssey, Keli’s video ‘Young, Fresh n New’ and her husband’s, Seal ‘Secret’ of his 2010 album: Commitment.
Heidi is also a professional model. She was among the twenty-five thousand (2500) contestants for the national modeling contest called Model 92. This was after she was convinced by her friend to get enrolled at that contest. Luckily, she was voted the winner on April 29th in the year 1992.
On winning the contest, Heidi was offered a modeling contract by Thomas Zeumer, the CEO of Metropolitan Models New York which was worth $300 000 US dollars and also appeared on the Gottschalk Late Night Show, a German television show with host Thomas Gottschalk. She accepted that contract a few months later after graduating from school. Klum later on hosted the show ‘Victoria’s Secret Fashion show’ between the years 2002 and 2009 and exited in 2010.
Klum has also been featured on the cover of French, German, Portuguese and Spanish vogue magazines as well as Elle, Instyle, Marie Claire, Glamour and Russian Harpers Bazaar Magazines.
Heidi Klum, in addition, was object and subject of Joanne Gair body painting works in several editions from 1997 to 2010 being that she had earlier worked with well-known photographers on her husband’s sports shoots.
Heidi Klum books
She wrote the forehead to Gair’s book of body paint work, Body painting and Masterpieces. Other magazine’s covers include GQ, Cosmopolitan, Photo, Glamour, Stuff, Joy, Esquire, Max, Men’s journal, Time and Shape.
Klum’s modeling works include advertising campaigns for brands like pringle of Scotland, Liz Claiborne alongside German supermodels, Nadia Auermann, Veruschka Von and Tatiana Patitz for the New York jersey label Kathleen Madden.
Klum’s runway appearances include Victoria’s Secret Annual Fashion Shows, walking for various designers and brands for New York Fashion Week like Zac posen (2004), Escada, Vera Wang, Structure, Victor Alfaro, imitation of Christ as well as working the catwalk for Phillip Treacy at Brown Thomas International Fashion Show in Dublin.
She is also featured the 2003 video game James Bond, Everything or Nothing where she played as the villain Dr. Katya Nadanova.
Heidi Klum net worth
Heidi Klum’s net worth is not publicly availed. However, she named by Forbes as third on the list of the world’s top 15 supermodels.