Heidi Klum Personal Details
|Real Name||Heidi Klum|
|Date of Birth||1st June 1973|
|Place of Birth||North Rhine- Westphalia, West Germany|
|Nationality||American and German|
|Profession / Occupation||Model|
Heidi Klum Measurments
|Breast Size||34 inches, 87 cm|
|Bra, Cup Size||34C|
|Hair Color||Blonde Brown (natural)|
|Shoe Size||9 (UK)|
|Dress Size||3 (US)|
Heidi Klum Family Details
|Spouse / Husband Name||Ric Pipino (1996-1999), Seal (2005-2014), Tom Kaulitz (2019-)|
|Father Name||Gunther Klum|
|Mother Name||Erna Klum|
|Siblings||Micheal Klum (Brother)|
Klum is a decorated model that has stood out representing multi billions companies like H&M and Volkswagen. Her greatness in modelling has seen her earn several nominations and won most of them. In addition to that, she has received call ups to bigger platforms with superior roles. In all these opportunities, Klum took them and ran with them. She’s been outstanding all through.
Other than her roles as a model, Klum has been an ambassador and a spokesmodel for various organizations. These deals on top of her modelling proceeds has seen her amass quite a fortune. Thanks to her stunning appearance and character, Klum has also been featured on movies. One of the notable appearances was in 2006 when she featured in The Devil Wears Prada. Heidi Klum has also appeared in TV and reality shows.
Heidi Klum was born on 1st June 1973 in West Germany. In 2008, she chose to be a dual citizen. This came after she acquired the US citizenship while still holding on to her Germany citizenship. Her mother was a hairdresser while her dad worked at a cosmetics company as a senior staff. Heidi Klum started modelling in 1991 and was lured into competing in 1992 by a friend.
Her star started to shine when she gave it a shot at a competition called “Model 92”. She emerged top beating the rest of the twenty-five thousand participants. This was a great achievement considering the competition around and her little age. Her successful modeling career had just started. In addition to the winner’s award and recognition, Heidi won a hefty deal. Metropolitan Models New York had just signed a contract with her.
That was not all. She also made an appearance on a TV show and this added to her now acquired celebrity status. Her life would never be the same again. It was gains all the way up with nothing going to stop her as she ascended to the top. Heidi had options to choose from but took her time to clear school. After graduating, she accepted Thomas’ contract offer.
Heidi started her professional career as an actor and model. She would later become a producer after years of experience gathered in modeling and acting. She would also become a judge on modelling shows and did design among other activities. Heidi Klum is also a renowned business lady. The all rounded celebrity has appeared on quite a number of magazines.
Early 2000’s, Heidi Klum hosted Victoria’s Secret. The role earned fame and recognition world over. She rose to the top of the modelling world really quick it appeared. In real sense, it took her several years of practice, hard work and consistency to get there.
Although, every beginning has an end. Heidi’s time with Victoria’s Secret came to an end in 2010 and was foreseen by New York’s Post. They actually reported the same and Heidi confirmed the rumors.
By the time she was quitting, she had made strides and achievements in other of her endeavors. She was a good advertiser and led several successful campaigns. Her appearance in advertisements saw the sponsors make profits accompanied by increased clientele. This earned Heidi more and better deals. As a result, she kept growing in net worth and became the rich model she is today.
With millions of USDs in annual income, earned from lucrative deals and endless features, Heidi grow from just a model to even a judge in shows like the America’s Got Talent. She was also a judge in other shows and did countless commercials. As a producer, her Emmy nominations kept coming and she kept winning. Her talent, work ethic and input in terms of hard work and determination could not go unrecognized.
As a designer, Heidi was behind several successful designs. She did even shoes and all of her creations were well received. Talk about gifted, multitalented hands. Heidi also did paintings which made their way to various leading magazines. This is in addition to her role as a columnist on one of Germany’s popular magazines. It was deal after deal for Heidi Klum.
Awards and Achievements
Heidi Klum was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Awards in 2005 and the following year. The Project Runaway program was the works behind this success. The Outstanding Reality Competition Program category was competitive yet she bet off competition like the winner she is. At this time, she was at the prime of her career, having earlier on scooped several different awards. Although, she did not win the award. The mere fact that she got a nomination among the world best made her a force to reckon with.
2007 saw Heidi receive another nomination for The Best Host in an Entertainment program. She received another nomination for the same award the following year with additional nominations, i.e. Teen Choice Awards. She personalized the award by receiving nominations back to back, year in year out. Project Runaway ensured Heidi won almost every award coveted by her peers in her line of profession. In 2013, Heidi finally won the Primetime Emmy Awards.
Heidi Klum Net Worth and Salary
As a professional model, Klum has had various opportunities to grow her financial portfolio and grow her wealth. She’s done several campaigns and featured in a number of money making shows. As at 2020, Heidi Klum net worth stands at USD 120 Million. She earns and average USD 19 Million annually. As she continues to convert into a business mogul, Heidi becomes richer by day.
The Bottom Line
Heidi has grown from a model to an entrepreneur. She has not only used her gifts to make money, but also make enterprises that earn her quite a fortune. The more she becomes famous, the better for her brand.