Iman Iman

Supermodel Iman Iman

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.
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Birthday
25 July 1955
home town
Mogadishu

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    LATE ADULTHOOD
  • 2016
    Age 60
    When Bowie died on 10 January 2016, making her a widow, she wrote in tribute to him that "the struggle is real, but so is God."
  • FIFTIES
  • 2010
    Age 54
    Over the course of her long modeling and philanthropic career, Iman has received many awards. On 7 June 2010, she received a Fashion Icon lifetime achievement award from the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), a special prize reserved for "an individual whose signature style has had a profound influence on fashion."
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  • 2007
    Age 51
    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.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1999
    Age 43
    Iman made a cameo alongside her husband David Bowie in the 1999 Windows 9.x and Dreamcast 3D adventure game, Omikron: The Nomad Soul.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1992
    Age 36
    On 24 April 1992, Iman married English rock musician David Bowie in a private ceremony in Lausanne, Switzerland.
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    She is the widow of English rock musician David Bowie, whom she married in 1992.
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  • 1991
    Age 35
    Additionally, she had smaller parts in the 1991 comedy House Party 2 and the 1994 comedy/romance film Exit to Eden.
    During her maiden year in Hollywood in 1991, Iman worked on several successive film productions.
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  • 1987
    Age 31
    She then portrayed Nina Beka in the 1987 thriller No Way Out with Kevin Costner, Hedy in the Michael Caine comedy Surrender the same year.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1979
    Age 23
    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.
  • 1977
    Age 21
    In 1977, Iman dated American actor Warren Beatty. Later that year, she got engaged to American basketball player Spencer Haywood. Their daughter, Zulekha Haywood, was born in 1978. The two divorced in February 1987.
  • 1976
    Age 20
    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.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1955
    Born
    Born on July 25, 1955.
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