Gisele Bundchen was born July 20, 1980 in Brazil, a small town of Orizonita. Besides Gisele, there were five other girls-sisters in the family. Today's superstar has German roots (grandma and grandpa are immigrants from Germany, who moved in the XIX century). As a child, Gisele was no different from her peers, well, of course, except for height, she was a head taller than her sisters; her main dream was a professional volleyball career, as a teenager, she played for the club "Sogipa". But by chance, the rest of Gisele Bundchen's life changed dramatically.
One day the teenager went with her classmates to São Paulo. They stopped for a bite to eat at the local McDonald's, and at that moment she was noticed by a representative of the modeling agency "Elite Modeling".
Without thinking, he approached the girl and offered her cooperation. However, her father forbade Gisele to participate, and she had already refused, but the representative of the agency and her mother persuaded her father to give his approval.
From the first appearances on the catwalk of the young Brazilian beauty, it became clear that the ascent of the new supermodel began. Bundchen began to be invited to advertising campaigns organized by major fashion houses Ralph Lauren, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Vallentino. Then she began to take part in photo shoots for major magazines as ELLE, Vogue, Marie Claire, Harper's.
Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio took a close look at her amazing looks. Spun a romance that lasted a couple of years, there were plans for a wedding, but, alas, the couple broke up.
In 2004, the film "American Taxi" with the debut role of Gisele Bundchen. The film was a lesbian scene, in which the girl took a direct part. Two years later, Gisele appeared as herself in "The Devil Wears Prada" and a year later in the film "Asterix in the Olympics".
Gisele Bundchen's name is inscribed in the Guinness Book of Records as "the richest supermodel in the world". On the personal front of the girl also comes peace - she began an affair with footballer Tom Brady.
The supermodel admits to a great love for sweet popcorn, chocolate and candy. However, the girl says she does not sit on a diet. I guess Gisele is lying after all!!! In 2008, Gisele did not agree to renew her contract with Victoria's Secret, but she starred in a music video for the band Blackcowboy.