Gigi Hadid Wiki, Bio, Age, Net worth, Family, and more.

Gigi Hadid
Gigi Hadid

About Gigi Hadid

Gigi Hadid is an American model. Her real name is Jelena Noura Hadid but she is popular as Gigi Hadid. She started her modeling career in 2014 with Top 50 Models ranking at Models.com.

Her academic qualification is that she graduated from Malibu High School and further moved to New York City to study criminal psychology at The New School but left it midway to focus on modeling. Apart from this she was also active in Volleyball and as an equestrian.

Gigi Hadid Age

Gigi Hadid was born on 23 April 1995 and her age in 2021 is 26 years. Her birthday is on 23 April and birthplace is Los Angeles, California, USA.

Gigi Hadid Family and Relationship

Her father’s name is Mohamed Hadid who is Jordanian-American real estate developer, mother’s name is Yolanda Hadid who is a Dutch former model, and her siblings include one younger sister Bella and one younger brother Anwar. Both of her siblings are models. Marielle and Alana are the names of her older paternal half-sisters.

She was born in Los Angeles but was brought up on a ranch in Santa Barbara before settling down in Beverly Hills ten years later.

In the year 2013 she started dating Cody Simpson who is an Australian singer but later broke up in May 2015 due to unknown reasons. After her break up she got romantically involved with American singer Joe Jonas from May 2015 to November 2015.

It was in late 2015 that she began a relationship with British singer Zayn Malik. Their relationship had multiple ups and downs but they managed to reconcile. The couple confirmed expecting their first child in April 2020 and welcomed their daughter Khai Hadid Malik in September 2020.

The family was living happily on a farm in rural New Hope, Pennsylvania. Unfortunately, in October 2021 Yolanda accused Malik for harassing Gigi and he entered a non contest plea where he was sentenced a 360 days of probation, and to complete anger management and domestic violence programs.

Due to this incident the couple ended their relationship and are currently living separately. Their daughter stays with Gigi but she is discussing with lawyers for Zayn and the custody of Khai as she believes that she needs her daughter.

Gigi Hadid Earnings and Assets

She is a model. Through this she has earned a good income. Her estimated net worth is $29 million.

Gigi Hadid Body Measurement

Her height is 5 feet 10 inches and her weight is approximately 54 kg. Her body measurements are 35-25-35 and she has blue-green eyes and blonde hair color.

Career

At the early age of only two years she began modeling for baby Guess and later discontinued to concentrate on her studies. It was after a long time in 2011 that she returned back to modeling.

Her career as an adult model started with the same brand with whom she worked as a baby. In 2012 she was named as the face of Guess campaign and did three campaigns for them.

Later she signed the modeling agency IMG Models in 2013 and made her debut in New York Fashion Week in February 2014. On 5 September 2014, she was the co-host at the Daily Front Row’s Fashion Media Awards event.

She has worked with renowned designers like Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Chanel, Michael Kors, Jean Paul Gaultier, Jeremy Scott, and Max Mara. Taylor Swift’s song Bad Blood featured her.

Apart from this she has featured on the cover of various magazines like Galore, Vogue, Allure, W Magazine, Elle, Dazed, Harper’s Bazaar, Jolie, and many more.

Hadid did not stop here and she co-designed a capsule collection along with Tommy Hilfiger which was called Gigi by Tommy Hilfiger and boot collection for Stuart Weitzman named Gigi Boot.

Facts

  1. Gigi Hadid is an American model.
  2. She is active on Instagram with 71.5 million followers, Facebook, and Twitter with 10.5 million followers.
  3. Her real name is Jelena Noura Hadid.
  4. She started her modeling career as a baby of 2 years for Baby Guess.
  5. She was the brand ambassador for Australian fashion swimwear label Seafolly, Maybelline, Tommy Hilfiger, Reebok, etc.
  6. In 2014 she revealed that she suffers from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
  7. She has participated in various philanthropic events to raise funds.
  8. She was assaulted by Ukrainian self-styled prankster Vitalii Sediuk under the pretense of a prank.
  9. Her gesture of slant eyes in imitation of Buddha was criticized as racist by the Chinese people.
  10. She was sued on multiple instances for posting unlicensed images.