Gigi Hadid real name Jelena Noura Gigi Hadid, the blonde and blue-eyed model has taken the runway and social word media by storm. Daughter of Mohamed Hadid and Model Yolanda Hadid, sister to Bella Hadid and Anwar Hadid has recently been in the news for her breakup with singer Zayn Malik.
She started modelling at the age of 2 for Guess and followed in the footsteps of her mother who was also a successful model in her heydays. With 39.4 million followers on Instagram, she is considered as a prime digital model and influencer.
She moved to NYC after high-school to pursue her higher studies and modelling career. She rose to instant fame with her girl next door look and made her New York Fashion Week debut in 2013. She has diversified herself as a model and went onto earning her wings for Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show along with winning the International Model of the Year award in 2016. She also co-designed a capsule collection with Tommy Hilfiger called Gigi by Tommy Hilfiger in 2016 and 2017. This collection got a lot of attention in the media.
She has also appeared in the show The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills as her mother Yolanda was also a part of it and was featured in the video of a song called Pillowtalk by her boyfriend at the time Zayn Malik.
This bombshell has taken on many roles apart from being a model and performed with ease.
This year on her birthday we look back at some of her sexiest moments on and off the runway.
She has been vocal about body shaming and her health as she was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease. It is a rare condition in which the immune system attacks the thyroid in the body. she has even clapped back at all the people who have talked or shamed her body. She also said that she would not be giving further explanations on her body weight.