Adriana Lima (born June 12, 1981) is a Brazilian Professional Model, Actress and Instagram Star from Salvador (Brazil). In fact, she is famous as “Victoria’s Secret Angel” since 1999.
Adriana is the most successful person to have a great modeling career. Furthermore, she has signed by the Elite Model Management, New York.
She is among the top models ranked by Models.com. Meanwhile, the 37-year-old is the second-highest paid model from 2014.
During an interview by W Radio Columbia, she asked about her middle name “Francesca”. She denied it.
Recently, Lima attended the fashion show by Victoria’s Secret last night. She announced about her retirement plans. Now, she will not be the part of lingerie brand.
Her first ramp walk in 1999 was with Victoria’s Secret. Yesterday night was an emotional moment for her. She is planning to involve in social worker. In addition, she is also a good friend of Elsa Hosk (Model), who is also one of the famous Victoria’s Secret Angels.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This beautiful model was born on the 12th of June 1981 in Salvador (Bahia, Brazil). Therefore, Adriana Lima’s age is 37 years old in 2018. The name of her parents is Nelson Torres (father) and Maria das Graças Lima (mother). In fact, Adriana’s mom is a social worker. She did not think to be a model.
During her school days, she has won many beauty pageants. However, she has faced tough times as she brought by her single mother. Furthermore, she received offers after sending her photos for a modeling contest. On the other hand, she finished on the first place in “Brazil Supermodel” by Ford at the age of 15.
After that, she also participated in Ford Supermodels of the World in 1986. In the contest, Ms. Lima bagged second place. Adriana married to basketball player Marco Jarić in 2009 and separated in 2016. She is the mom of two daughters Valentina Lima Jarić and Sienna Lima Jarić.
|Full Birth Name||Adriana Lima.|
|Profession||Actress and Model.|
|Age (As of 2018)||Thirty-seven (37) years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||12th of June 1981.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Salvador (Bahia, Brazil).|
|Current Residence||New York, USA.|
|Famous for||the model of Victoria's Secret Angel since 1998.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-28-34.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Nelson Torres.
Mother: Maria das Graças Lima.
|Siblings||Brother: Will Update Soon.
Sister: Not Known.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known.|
|Husband & Relationship|
|Dating History?||In a relationship with American basketball player Marco Jarić.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Marco Jarić|
|Daughter||Valentina Lima Jarić & Sienna Lima Jarić.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||London.|
|Love to do||Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Diet Food, and Salad.|
|Net Asset (approx.)||$12 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Not Known.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Adriana Lima (Model)
- Adriana signed by The Society Management modeling agency of USA.
- Presently, she is the brand ambassador of Barcelona based clothing brand Desigual and Italian brand Sportmax.
- She appeared on Marie Claire Brazil as her first magazine cover of 1998.
- In fact, Marco’s wife walked for designers like Liverpool Fashion, Ralph Lauren, Richard Tyler, and Betsey Johnson.
- She united with Maybelline to build her portfolio and continued working as a spokesperson.
- Her name is associated with various brands such as Emporio Armani, Donna Karan, bebe, Keds and Marc Jacobs.
- Money Factor: The estimated Adriana Lima’s Net worth is $12 Million US Dollars (as of her 2018’s income).
- She is the face of Italian phone company Telecom Italia Mobile in 2009.
- Moreover, she did a short film of BMW series The Hire directed by Wong-Kar-Wai.
- On the other hand, Ms. Lima appeared in TV shows like “The Crazy Ones” and “The Follow”.
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- She is the executive producer and host of “American Beauty Stars” premiered in September 2017.
- Furthermore, she did the most watched ad in the game named SuperBowl XLII.
- There are more than 10.3 views received to the game ad.