|Real Name/Full Name||Adriana Lima|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Adriana Lima|
|Birth Place:||Salvador, Bahia, Brazil|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||12th June 1981|
|Age/How Old:||41 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119 lbs
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Nelson Torres
Mother –Maria Das Gracas
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Marko Jaric ( m. 2009, div. 2016)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Valentina Lima, Sienna Lima Jaric|
|Net Worth:||$110 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Not only is she the most sort after model in Latin America, but Adrian is also one of the most successful models in the world today. Though modeling wasn’t her career choice when growing up, she took the challenge after her friend in school urged her to join a modeling contest with her. Today she is ranked among the best 10 models in the world. Among her most recognized work in modeling includes being a brand ambassador for Desigual clothing line as well as Puma’s brand ambassador.
Well, how well do you know about Adriana Lima? If not much, here is what we know about Adriana Lima to date.
Biography and Early Life
Adrian Lima was born on 13th June 1981 in Salvador, Brazil. Her father Nelson Torres worked as a carpenter while her mother Maria Lima worked as a social worker. Adrian was raised by her mother alone as her dad left them when she was barely six months old. This is the reason she uses her mother’s surname instead of her dad’s.
To this day, Adrian has no relationship with her biological father. Her mother never remarried and she doesn’t have any known siblings. She grew up in Castelo Branco in Salvador where her mother used to work. As a kid, she had a dream of one day becoming a pediatrician, a dream that never was.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Adriana Lima in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Adriana Lima’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 23rd March 2023 having been born on 12 June 1981. Though, she is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 119 lbs in Pound and 54 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Dark Brown.
Though its known Adrian started modeling while in elementary school, details of the schools she attended are very scant. It’s believed she started schooling in the city of Salvador where she started competing in modeling competitions.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
As a public figure, most of her private life has been in public with rumors going round every time she is into something. She started dating Lenny Kravitz in 2001, but their relationship lasted for only two years. Before their breakup, the two had announced their engagement and even moved in together as they planned for their wedding.
She even featured in Lenny’s single Yesterday is Gone in 2002. Three years after their breakup, Lima opened up about her sexuality claiming she is a virgin. This only means during her 2 years relationship with Lenny, she never slept with him.
In the late 2000s, she started dating Marko Jaric, a Serbia NBA player who she got married to on 14th February 2009. Their union was blessed with two daughters Valentina and Sienna. Immediately after their marriage, Adrian started looking for Serbian citizenship, but she was never granted one. In 2014, the two announced they were separating but never gave details on why they were separating. In March 2016, their divorce was finalized.
Is Adriana Lima Lesbian?
Adrian Lima is straight and has never been in a gay relationship. All her former relationships have been with people of the opposite sex.
Though all she wanted to be was a pediatrician, fate had none of it, and she found herself in modeling. At the age of 15, she won Ford’s Supermodel competition in Brazil which pushed her to contest In Ford Models Supermodels World competitions, and finished as runners-up. This pushed her to make her mind in taking modeling as a career and in 1999, she moved to New York where Elite Model Management signed her.
Since then she has modeled for many labels and appeared in dozens of commercials, but she is most notably recognized with her modeling work with Victoria’s Secret. In 2004, she was among the models selected to promote Victoria’s Secret all over America. During this tour, she had the honor of working alongside world-famous models like Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks, Alessandra Ambrosio and Gisele Bindchen. Besides modeling, Adrian is also an actress who made her debut in 2001 when she appeared in the film The follow.
Since her early years, Adrian joined many competitions winning most of them. Her biggest win came when she was 15 years when she won Ford’s Supermodel Competition Brazil edition. This pushed her to join the same competition but this time on a universal level where she came second. Currently, she is ranked among the New Supers by models.com and is the second highest-paid model in the world.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Adriana Lima in 2023
Most if not all her wealth has come from her modeling career. In 2012, she was ranked in the fourth position in the list of highest-paid models before being ranked third and second in 2013 and 2014 respectively. In 2014. She was estimated to have made $8 million followed by $9 million the following year. In 2016 alone, she made more than $10 million. As of 2023, she has a net worth estimated to be around $110 million.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- She has never had any relationship with her biological father
- She does charity work where she is known for supporting an orphanage in Brazil
Being raised by a religious mother, Adrian followed her footsteps as she is known to be a devout Roman Catholic. She never misses mass on Sundays and just like Roman Catholic doesn’t support abortion. This might be the reason she believed sex is for married people and stayed a virgin until she got married.