Gisele Bündchen was born on July 20th, 1980 in Horizontina, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil) she is the best-paid top model in the world, and her current net worth is $360 million. Gisele Caroline Nonnenmacher Bündchen is the daughter of Vania and Valdir Bündchen. She has five sisters named Raquel, Graciela, Rafaela, Patricia and Gabriela, who also dedicate themselves to the fashion world.
While she was studying at Escola Evangélica Frederico Jorge Logemann in her home town, little Gisele was very skinny and tall for her age. She was bullied constantly for her physical appearance, and she was called by her classmates “Olivia,” Popeye’s fiancé. Her spare time was for practicing her favorite sports, Volleyball. Her intention that time was to become into a professional Volleyball player.
Career as a model.
However, at the age of 14, Gisele started to be tempt to work as a model by the Elite agency, after being discovered in a McDonald’s restaurant in Sao Paulo, focused with a tremendous success her professional path in the area, appearing during the next years in the fashion and beauty magazines’ covers around the world.
Apart from her natural beauty, Gisele was worldwide launched to famous when she started a relationship with ups and downs with Leonardo DiCaprio. Aside from this relationship, the Brazilian model has had other relationships, such as model Scott Barnhill, Joao Paulo Diniz, and the actor Josh Hartnett.
Despite she is under her normal weight, Gisele’s figure is considered voluptuous. Her breasts are perfect (signed by US Weekly), as the best breasts over Heidi Klum, and Adriana Lima’s. Vogue Magazine made a comment about her body about a sexy model, and the end of skinny models like Kate Moss. In 2000, her annual incomes were $8 million, and she earned around $7,000 to $15,000 per hour for any kind of performance.
Rolling Stone Magazine gave her the Model of the Year award, they and has named her The Most Beautiful Girl in the World. Gisele has hosted the VH1 fashion awards, and she also appeared on the Late Night show with Conan O’Brien.
She is currently married to American football player Tom Brady. On February 26th, 2009, several news agencies reported that Brady and Bündchen exchanged vows at an intimate ceremony in Los Angeles.
Gisele has the financial support of several Brazilian brands such as the Brazilian cell phone company Vivo and C & A. In addition, the model has launched her own sandals brand.
In 2004, she made her film debut with a supporting role in the comedy Taxi, and in 2006, she participated in the film The Devil Wears Prada. In June 2009 she confirmed that she was pregnant with her husband, Tom Brady. According to Forbes magazine, she is the richest supermodel in the world.