Andreja Pejic Biography

Updated On Feb 19, 2019 Published On Oct 31, 2015
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Date of Birth: 1991 , August-28
Birth Nation: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Andreja Pejic
Birth Name Andreja Pejic
Nick Name Andreja
Profession Model
Net Worth $200,000
Famous for Vogue, Harper's Bazaar
Married to No
Education University High
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Andreja Pejic is a renowned Australian model. She is popular in the world for being the first transgender model. Till the start of 2014, she was the androgynous male model. She is also known as an actress.

Andreja Pejic's early life

Andreja Pejic was from the middle-class family born in Tuzla, Bosnia, and Herzegovina to Vlado Peji and Jadranka Savi. She is an Australian and is of Bosnian Serb and Bosnian Croatian descent.

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Her parents had married a long time ago but they got divorced soon after her birth. Her childhood days were hard as she spends most of her days in the refugee camp.

Andreja Pejic is said to have attended University High.

Andreja Pejic's career

She began her modeling career since 2008. Since her professional debut, Andreja Pejic has appeared for several fashion journals like Harper Bazaar, GQ, Vogue and many more.

Andreja Pejic has worked with many other fashion designers like openly gay, Marc Jacobs, and with models like Tilda Swinton and with late singer David Bowie, and many others

Andreja Pejic's personal life

Andreja Pejic went under Sex reassignment surgery in 2014. She is a transgender woman. As she is living between masculine and feminine characteristics, she is not rumored to be having any love affairs till date. 

Andreja Pejic's net worth

She is also an actress and her salary and net worth as a model and actress is also high.

Andrea Pejic has been placed at no#10 by Alux in their list of richest transgenders, with a net worth of $200,000.


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Born in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

August 28 , 1991

Andreja Pejic was from the middle class family born in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina to Vlado Peji and Jadranka Savi. She is an Australian and is of Bosnian Serb and Bosnian Croat descent. She is tall in her height and she is also sexy in her looks. 

Her parents got divorced


Andreja Pejic was born to Vlado Peji and Jadranka Savi. Her parents were married long time ago but they got divorced soon after her birth. Since then she was raised by her mother. She was raised in several places. 

Moved to Australia


Andreja Pejic's childhood days were hard as she spend most of her days in the refugee camp. After that she moved to Vojska village near Svilajnac. But with the 1999 bombing in  Yugoslavia, her mother felt unsafe to stay there and then she moved to Australia with her mother. 

Began her modeling career


Before Andreja Pejic began her modeling career, she used to work at the McDonald's. But when she was swimming in the swimming pool in her high school, she was scouted by some modeling agent and then they offered her the modeling contract. 

Honored by modelscom


Andreja Pejic is one of the renowned versatile models in the fashion world. Since her early modeling days, she is popular in the world for being the first transgender model. In 2011, she was honored by the and they listed her in their Top 50 Male Models list. 

Honored by FHM magazine


Andreja Pejic has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won some of them. In 2011, she was also listed in the listings of FHM magazine. They listed her in their lists of 100 Sexiest Women in the World of the year in 2011. 

Began her acting career


Since the start of her modeling career, Andreja Pejic became popular because of her androgynous characteristics. In 2013, she also desired to enter into the acting world. She played her first acting role at the end of 2013 and that was in the television series, Faith. 

Underwent a sex reassignment surgery


Andreja Pejic she was a female model but because of her both masculine and feminine characteristics she used to appear in the fashion shows as the transgender model. With the start of 2014, she went under Sex reassignment surgery. She is now the first transgender model.