Gisele Bündchen

Gisele Bündchen

Born Jul 20, 1980

Gisele Caroline Nonnenmacher Bündchen is a Brazilian fashion model, occasional film actress, and goodwill ambassador for the UN Environment Programme. In the late 1990s, Bündchen became the first in a wave of Brazilian models to find international success. In 1999, Vogue magazine dubbed her "The Return of the Sexy Model" and she was credited with ending the "heroin chic" era of modeling. Bündchen was one of Victoria's Secret Angels from 2000 until 2006.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Gisele Bündchen.


1980 Birth Born on July 20, 1980.


1993 - 1997 3 More Events
She got her big break when chosen for her ability to walk in towering heels—on a slippery runway—for Alexander McQueen's spring 1998 "rain" ready-to-wear show. … Read More
From November 1999 to February 2000, she dated the Brazilian businessman João Paulo Diniz.
In 2000, she became the fourth model to appear on the cover of the music magazine Rolling Stone when she was named "the most beautiful girl in the world". … Read More


2001 - 2006 9 More Events
In February 2007, Bündchen returned to the Milan runway by opening and closing Dolce & Gabbana's show.
2008 27 Years Old On 26 August 2008, the New York Daily News listed Bündchen as the fourth-most-powerful person in the fashion world.
Bündchen married New England Patriots quarterback, Tom Brady, in 2009. … Read More
In 2010, she made Vogues best-dressed-of-the-decade list for her 2008 and 2009 Met gala appearances, as well as for her bikini-clad, logo-tattooed appearance in a 2000 fashion editorial.


In 2011 she participated and represented Pantene in the Brazilian Rio Carnival 2011 parade.
…  In 2012 The Hollywood Reporter stated Bündchen became C&A's biggest booster in Brazil and even helped with European sales. … Read More
In February 2013, it was announced that she had become the face of Chanel's new make-up range, Les Beiges, a campaign which was shot by Mario Testino. … Read More
…  In 2014, she was listed as the 89th Most Powerful Woman in the World by Forbes. … Read More
2015 34 Years Old In 2015, Forbes estimated Bündchen's annual income at $44 million.
2016 35 Years Old 1 More Event
Coming out of retirement, her latest catwalk was performed on August 5, 2016, at the famed Maracanã Stadium at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. … Read More
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