Ashley Graham Biography

Updated On Jan 08, 2018 Published On Jan 14, 2017
Facts of Ashley Graham
Date of Birth: 1987 , October-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
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Ashley is married to Justin Ervin who is a videographer. The couple met at a church in 2009. After about a year of their affair, the couple married in 2010.

The married couple is in a long distance relationship in 2017, however, they don't go more than 2 weeks without seeing each other. Justin Ervin is in Los Angeles working on his cinematography and Ashley is in NewYork slaying the fashion game.

In 2003, she signed a modeling contract with Ford Models. On October 2009, she appeared in the issue of Glamour editorial "These Bodies are Beautiful at Every Size".

In 2013, Ashley Graham designed a lingerie line for Addition Elle, a Canadian plus-size clothing retailer. In 2016, she became the first plus-size model to appear on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and was also featured in the song "Toothbrush".

On May 9, 2017, Ashley Graham marketized her Autobiography titled, "A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty, and Power Really Look Like; along with the famous author Rebecca Paley.  A month later, on June 6, 2017, Ashley Graham published a book titled, "All the Stars Left Behind".

In 2017, Ashley Graham's incomes stood at $5.5 million (£4.1 million), making her the first ever plus-size model in the industry to make it to the Forbes list of highest-earning models. Ashley was listed at the no. 10 spot of Forbes highest earning models. Most of her collections are from Addition Elle, Dressbarn, and Swimsuits and also from various catwalk and magazine appearances.

In 2017, the exact figure of her Ashely's net worth is still under review, but it is expected in millions. She is of American nationality and her ethnicity is White. 

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Ashley was born in US

1987

Ashley Graham was born on October 30, 1987, in Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S. She is the eldest daughter in her family, she has two younger sisters. Ashley Graham attended  Scott Middle School and Lincoln Southwest High School.

Ashley's career started

2001

Ashley Graham is an American model, mainly known as a lingerie for the plus-size store. Her career started in 2001 at the age of 13 she had gone shopping where she was spotted by the I & I agency at Oak View Mall in Omaha, Nebraska.

signed a modelling contract with Ford Models

2003

 In 2003, she signed a modeling contract with Ford Modeling Agency. Ford Models is an American international modeling agency based in New York City which was established in 1946 by Eileen Ford and her husband Gerard W. Ford.

she appeared in the issue of Glamour editori

2009

 On the October 2009 she appeared in the  issue of Glamour editorial 'These Bodies are Beautiful at Every Size ' along with other plus-size models . The issue was to encourage people to love their body and avoid body shame .

Ashley is married to Justin Ervin

2010

Ashley is married to Justin Ervin who is a videographer . The couple met at a church in 2009 . After about a year of having an affair , the couple married in 2010 . The couple did not have sex until they were married , Ashley told the media .

Designed a Lingerie line

2013

In 2013, Graham designed a lingerie line for Addition Elle, a Canadian plus-size clothing retailer. Addition Elle was established in 1967 and has 139 locations across Canada.Addition Elle stores are usually located in shopping malls  but a few are standalone big box stores.

the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

2016

 In 2016, Ashley Graham became the first plus-size model to appear on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue which is publisheed annually  and was also featured in the song DNCE's music video "Toothbrush".

Ashley and Justin Bonding

2017

The married couple is in a long distance relationship in 2017, however, they don't go more than 2 weeks without seeing each other. Justin is in Los Angeles working on his cinematography and Ashley is in NewYork slaying the fashion game.