Adriana Lima is a Brazillian model and actress widely famous for becoming the Victoria's Secret Angel of 2000. She is also well-known as the top-earning model of 2012 who was listed as the world's second-highest-paid model by Forbes. Furthermore, the model has won Ford's ''Supermodel of Brazil" competition at the early age of fifteen.
The Brazillian model was born in Salvador, Brazil on June 12th, 1981 with Gemini birth sign. As per nationality, she is Brazillian and belongs to the Afro-Brazilian ethnic group.
Lima is the daughter of father, Nelson Torres Lima and mother, Maria Das Gracas Lima. When she was early six months old her father abandoned her family and later the girl was raised by a single mother.
Regarding her educational background, there is no information on it but looking at the present her who has become a successful model as well as an actress she might be well-educated back in her early day's.
Adriana is a married woman as she married her, long time boyfriend, Marko Jaric who is an NBA player. The couple first met each other dated few months and eventually got engaged in June 2008.
Their marriage took place in 2009 on St. Valentine's Day in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Since their wedded, the duo together shares two baby daughter named Jaric and Lima.
Unfortunately, couples love life couldn't last long and later made divorced in 2016. Apart from that, Lima is also a nice hearted girl who has helped in charitable work for the orphanage in Salvador.
The model helps them with construction to expand the orphanage and gave clothing facilities to the poor kids in Salvador.
According to celebritynetworth, the model has an estimated net worth of $85 million and she earns a salary around $11 million per years for doing modeling for several brands and starring in TV series. The model uses her makeup products from a $6 lipstick to an $8 eye shadow platte.
She has also worked as brand ambassador for the clothing brands including Desigual in Barcelona, Spain, for the collection Beachwear of Calzedonia which is an Italian based brands.
Not to mention, the model is currently an ambassador for Chopard, IWC, and Puma. Later, she also appeared in several series such as The Hire, How I Met Your Mother, Ugly Betty, and more.
When Lima was in high school back in her early day she had won many beauty pageants. Then eventually when she reaches 15 years old she entered in Supermodel of Brazil and comes up with the first position.
Later, Adriana moved to New York City for her modeling career and joined with Elite Model Management. Her first magazine cover came out in September 1998 which was a Marie Claire Brazil.
While her Vogue covers took place in September 2000 which was the Italian Vogue Gioiello. By July 2017, Lima was named to be the most valuable Victoria's Secret Angel.
Being a supermodel, Adriana Lima has also reveal her fitness and diet secrets as saying:
Everyday, she drinks a gallon of water along with a a clean diet of steamed veggies and lean protein.
Nine days before the show, she is on a “no solids” diet. She will only drink protein shakes that include powdered egg.
Two days before the show, she will drink “normally”. Ditch the gallon of water.
Twelve hours before the show, she will stop drinking entirely.
Adriana Lima is a Brazillian model and actress.
She is currently 38 years old.
She stands tall at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm).
Her weight is around 60 kg (132 Ibs).
The beautiful model has maintained her hourglass body figure with measurements of 34 inches bust, 24 inches waist, and 35 inches hips.
Her net worth sits at $85 million as of August 2019.