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List of famous fashion models, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top fashion models in the world? This includes the most prominent fashion models, living and dead, both in America and abroad. You can also find these beautiful celebs on our lists of famous lesbian models and famous American models who went to college.  This list of notable fashion models is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic fashion models were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned fashion models.

The list you're viewing has a variety of popular models, like Adriana Lima, Gisele Bündchen, Kendall Jenner, Cara Delevingne, Gigi Hadid, and more. Also featured are androgynous models (Milla Jovovich) and transgender models (Carmen Carrera). Whether they are former fashion models or high fashion models, you will find them here! 

From reputable, prominent, and well known fashion models to the lesser known fashion models of today, these are some of the best professionals in the fashion model field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous fashion models ever?" and "What are the names of famous fashion models?" then you're in the right place.

Who is the world's most famous model? Maybe they're on this list? Maybe not.

Miranda Kerr is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous 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

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Adriana Lima is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous 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

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Heidi Klum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous 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

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Gisele Bündchen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous 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

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