Heidi Klum Biography

Updated On Mar 29, 2019 Published On Oct 08, 2015
Facts of Heidi Klum
Date of Birth: 1973 , June-1
Birth Nation: Germany
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Heidi Klum
Father Günther Klum
Mother Erna Klum
Nationality German
Birth Place/City Bergisch Gladbach
Ethnicity White
Profession Model
Net Worth $90 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Blonde
Body Measurements 32-34-34
Weight in KG 62 kg
Married Yes
Married to Seal (m. 2005), Ric Pipino (m. 1997)
Children Helene Boshoven Samuel, Lou Sulola Samuel
Divorce Seal (m. 2014), Ric Pipino (m. 2002)
Awards Primetime Emmy Award
Movies Blue Collar Comedy Tour
TV Show Littlest Pet Shop
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Heidi Klum is a model, fashion designer, and businesswomen. She is also a television producer, television host, and occasional actress. She is renowned from her look in the cover page of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and also known to be the first German model in Victoria’s Secret Angel.

Heidi Klum Childhood, Education

Heidi Klum was born in Bergisch-Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia of Germany to Erna and Günther Klum. She started modeling after her graduation. She took American citizenship in 2008.

Unsuccessful Marriages & Divorce

Heidi Klum has been romantically involved in relationships for many times. He was married twice, but both his marital relationship ended in a divorce.

Wedding with husband Ric Pipino

It was in 1997 when she first married Ric Pipino but could not prolong their relationship and got divorced in 2002.

Also Read: Ric Pipino Net Worth

Second Husband Seal; welcomed a Daughter

She gave birth to her daughter Helene Klum in May 2004 while she was dating Seal. She got engaged with Seal in December 2004 and married later on May 10, 2005.

They have three children together; Henry Gunther Ademola Dashtu Samuel (born 2005), Johan Riley Fyodor Taiwo Samuel (born 2006) and daughter Lou Sulola Samuel (born 2009).

They renewed their vows to each other in each anniversary but filed for divorce on April 6, 2012.

Affair With Boyfriend Flavio Briatore & Vito Schnabel

After a year in 2003, she began an affair with Flavio Briatore and was pregnant too but they could not retain their relation and get separated soon.

She then had an affair with her bodyguard from September 2012 to 2014. Shortly after her breakup with her boyfriend, he started dating Vito Schnabel. However, almost after three years of relationship, the former couple announced their split on September 20, 2017.

Net Worth

As of 2019, she owns a net worth of around $90 million. But back in 2017, she had a total wealth of around $70 million. Her net worth is expected to increase even more in the coming days.

Heidi Klum facts on timeline

Born in Germany

June 1 , 1973

Heidi Klum was born in Bergisch-Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia of Germany to Erna and Günther Klum. She started modeling after her graduation. Heidi Klum is a model, fashion designer and businesswomen. She is also a television producer, television host and occasional actress.

Become American Citizen

2008

Although Heidi Klum was born in Bergisch-Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, she made America her work place. She became American citizen in 2008. She has now dual citizenship of both America and her native country Germany. She belongs to white ethnicity. 

Married to Ric Pipino

1997

Heidi Klum has been romantically involved in relationships for many times. It was in 1997 when she first married with Ric Pipino but could not prolong their relationship and get divorced in 2002. Ric Pipino is a celebrity stylish.

Dated Flavio Briatore

2003

Heidi Klum began affair with Flavio Briatore in March 2003and was pregnant too but they could not retain their relation and get separated soon. Flavio Briatore is a businessman from Italy. He is now a managing director of Renault's Formula one team.

Gave birth to first child Helene Klum

2004

Heidi Klum gave birth to her daughter Helene (Leni) Klum in May 2004. Flavio Briatore is her father. He was not present at her birth, instead Seal was present. Seal officially adopt Leni and changed her surname to Samuel in December 2009.

Married to Seal

May 10 , 2005

Heidi Klum started dating seal from early 2004. She get engaged with seal in December 2004 and married later on May 10, 2005. Seal is a famous musician from Britain and known for his international hits including Kiss from a Rose.

Filed a divorce against Seal

April 6 , 2012

They have three children together; Henry Gunther Ademola Dashtu Samuel (born 2005), Johan Riley Fyodor Taiwo Samuel (born 2006) and daughter Lou Sulola Samuel (born 2009). They renewed their vows to each other in each anniversary but filed for divorce on April 6, 2012.

Dated Vito Schnabel

2014

Heidi Klum then had affair with her bodyguard from September 2012 to 2014. Currently, she is dating Vito Schnabel. Vito Schnabel is a curator and art dealer from America. They began dating from early 2014 and planning to get married soon.

Won national modeling contest called "Model 92"

April 29 , 1992

Heidi Klum was not interested in modeling in her childhood. Her friend convinced her participate in national modeling contest called "Model 92" in Germany. Out of 25,000 participants, she was declared winner on April 29, 1992. She was just nineteen years old at that time.

left Victoria’s Secret Fashion show

2010

After being popular and appearing in cover page of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and also known to be first German model in Victoria’s Secret Angel, Heidi Klum hosted 2002, 2006, 2007, 2009 Victoria’s Secret Fashion shows. Later, it was announced she is leaving Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows as host and she also confirmed later.