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Iman

Supermodel
Female
Born Jul 25, 1955
Age 58
Hometown Mogadishu
Religion Muslim
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Measurements 34
Nationality American
Alma Mater Nairobi Universit...

Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid, professionally known as Iman (which means "faith" in Arabic), is a Somali fashion model, actress and entrepreneur. A pioneer in the field of ethnic cosmetics, she is also noted for her charitable work. She is married to David Bowie.… Read More

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Iman
Iman
Age 58

parents

  • Mohamed Abdulmajid
    Mohamed Abdulmajid
    Father
  • Marian Abdulmajid
    Marian Abdulmajid
    Mother

siblings

  • Idil Abdulmajid
    Idil Abdulmajid
    Brother
  • Nadia Abdulmajid
    Nadia Abdulmajid
    Sister
  • Elias Abdulmajid
    Elias Abdulmajid
    Brother
  • Feisa Abdulmajid
    Feisa Abdulmajid
    Brother

children

  • Zulekha Haywood
    Zulekha Haywood
    Son, Age 36
  • Alexandria Zahra Jones
    Alexandria Zahra Jones
    Daughter, Age 13

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1955 Birth Born on July 25, 1955.

TWENTIES

1976 20 Years Old While still at university, Iman was discovered by American photographer Peter Beard, and subsequently moved to the United States to begin a modeling career. Her first modeling assignment was for Vogue a year later in 1976. … Read More
1977 21 Years Old …  In 1977, she married American basketball player Spencer Haywood. Their daughter, Zulekha Haywood, was born in 1978. The two divorced in February 1987.
1979 23 Years Old An occasional actress, Iman first featured in the 1979 British film The Human Factor, and appeared in the 1985 Oscar-winning film Out of Africa alongside Robert Redford and Meryl Streep.

THIRTIES

1987 31 Years Old She then portrayed Nina Beka in the 1987 thriller No Way Out with Kevin Costner, and later played a shapeshifting alien named Martia in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991).
1992 36 Years Old On April 24, 1992, Iman married British rock musician David Bowie in a private ceremony in Lausanne. … Read More

FORTIES

1999 43 Years Old Iman also makes a cameo alongside her husband David Bowie in the 1999 Windows 9x and Dreamcast 3D adventure game, Omikron: The Nomad Soul, developed by the video game company Quantic Dream. … Read More

FIFTIES

2007 51 Years Old Due to her marketability and high profile, Iman was approached in 2007 by the CEO of the Home Shopping Network (HSN) to create a clothing design line. … Read More
As of 2010, Iman Cosmetics is a $25-million-a-year business. … Read More
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