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This list of famous female supermodels is ranked by their level of prominence, with photos when available. This greatest female supermodels list contains the most prominent women known for their work as supermodels. For more supermodel trivia, see which supermodels have ugly husbands and what the hottest supermodels of the 90's look today. There are thousands of females working as models in the world, but only a select few can count themselves among the truly famous supermodels list here. Top supermodels have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a girl aspiring to be a supermodel then the women below should give you inspiration.

No list of supermodels would be complete without the likes of Gisele Bündchen or Heidi Klum. Super models grace the covers of magazines, establish working relationships with fashion photographers, and become muses for designers. When it comes to supermodels names - there are many even your mom would know, and some current supermodels you might not be familiar with, but who you're sure to hear all about in the coming years as their fame rises. Featuring recently popular models, like Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid, this list has them all.

While this isn't a list of all female supermodels, it does feature over 100 most famous supermodels - from American supermodels, to those from many other countries around the world. Who are the most famous female supermodels? Who are the best female supermodels? Who is the hottest supermodel? Take a look below to find out!

Miranda Kerr is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Supermodels
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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

Age: 34

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

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Adriana Lima is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Supermodels
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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

Age: 36

Birthplace: Salvador, Brazil

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Heidi Klum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Supermodels
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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

Age: 44

Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

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Gisele Bündchen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Supermodels
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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

Age: 37

Birthplace: Três de Maio, Brazil

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