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List of famous female fashion models, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female fashion models list contains the most prominent and top females known for being fashion models. There are thousand of females working as fashion models in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic fashion models have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a fashion model then the people below should give you inspiration.

List people include Alessandra Ambrosio, Irina Kulikova and many additional women models as well.

While this isn't a list of all female fashion models, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female fashion models?" and "Who are the best female fashion models?"
Miranda Kerr is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Fashion Models
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Miranda May Kerr is an Australian model. Kerr rose to prominence in 2007 as one of the Victoria's Secret Angels. She is the first Australian to participate in the Victoria's Secret campaign and also represented the Australian up-market department store chain David Jones. In addition, Kerr has launched her own brand of organic skincare products, KORA Organics, and released a self-help book, Treasure Yourself. Kerr began modelling in the fashion industry when she was 13, starting at Chaay's Modelling Agency, and subsequently won a 1997 Australian nationwide model search hosted by Dolly magazine and Impulse fragrances. She married English actor Orlando Bloom in 2010; they have since separated. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 34

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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Adriana Lima is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Fashion Models
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Adriana Francesca Lima is a Brazilian model and actress is best known as a Victoria's Secret Angel since 2000, and as a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 to 2009. At the age of 15, Lima finished first in Ford's "Supermodel of Brazil" competition, and took second place the following year in the Ford "Supermodel of the World" competition before signing with Elite Model Management in New York City. In 2012, she came in 4th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $7.3 million in one year. In 2013, she came in 3rd place and in 2014 she came in 2nd place with earnings of $8 million. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: Salvador, Brazil

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Heidi Klum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Fashion Models
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Heidi Klum is a German model, television host, businesswoman, fashion designer, television producer, and occasional actress. In 2008, she became an American citizen while maintaining her native German citizenship. Klum became internationally known for her appearances on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. In 1997, she became the first German model to become a Victoria's Secret Angel. Following a successful modeling career, Klum became the host and a judge of Germany's Next Topmodel and the reality show Project Runway which earned her an Emmy nomination in 2008 and a win in 2013 for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. She has worked as a spokesmodel ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

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Gisele Bündchen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Fashion Models
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Gisele Bndchen was born in July 20, 1980 in the town of Horizontina in Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil. Shes a super model that has been the face for more than 20 brands like Nivea, Colcci (Brazilian Brand) Christian Dior and Victorias Secret among others. Gisele was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the Worlds Richest Model and Forbes called her the Best Paid Model of all time. As a child she wanted to be a Volleyball player but then in 1993 she joined a modeling course with her sisters and then in 1994 while in a school excursion in a shopping mall in Porto Alegre, Brazil she was discovered by a modeling agency. Her first time appearing as a model was in a national contest Elite ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: Três de Maio, Brazil

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