Biography of Bella Hadid
Bella Hadid (Isabella “Bella” Khair Hadid) is a super-successful American model with an impressive list of career achievements. She is the ambassador of the Italian jewelry brand Bvlgari, the face of the Swiss luxury watch brand TAG Heuer, a Victoria’s Secret angel, and a participant in almost every second high-profile advertising campaign. Her full name is Isabella Hair Hadid, she is the younger sister of model Gigi Hadid. Muslim.
Model Bella Hadid
In 2016, she won Model of the Year awards from Models.com, GQ men’s magazine, and The Daily Front Row’s Second Annual Los Angeles Fashion Show. In December 2017, Models.com readers voted her Model of the Year again with the prestigious Model of the Year Industry Awards.
In the media, she was called the queen of the red carpet at the Cannes festival – she shocked connoisseurs of a beautiful image in a bold scarlet dress in 2016 and an equally spectacular nude outfit in 2017 (both by French designer Alexandre Vauthier).
Childhood and family
The future top model was born on October 9, 1996 in the City of Angels in the family of Yolanda Hadid, a native of the Netherlands, who also previously worked in the fashion industry, and Mohamed Hadid, a Palestinian who was born in Nazareth and moved with his parents to the United States at the age of 14. He is a multimillionaire who built luxury mansions and hotels in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills. His fortune in 2017 was estimated at $200 million.
Bella Hadid as a child with her mother
Bella has a 1-year-old sister, Jelena (“Gigi”), and a 3-year-old younger brother, Anwar. After her parents’ divorce in 2000 and her father’s remarriage, she had two more paternal sisters, Alana and Marielle. In 2012, her mother became the star of the reality show The Housewives of Beverly Hills. From 2011 to 2017, the woman was married to musician and producer David Foster.
Bella and Gigi’s mom was also a model in her youth
As a teenager, Bella lived with her family on a ranch in Santa Barbara, was fond of equestrian sports and dreamed of getting to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. However, she had to abandon this idea due to the discovery that she had Lyme disease, which also affected her mother and brother.
Bella Hadid with sister and brother
At the age of 16, she made her debut in the fashion industry, starring with actor Ben Barnes in a stunning photo shoot for Marie Claire called “The Swan Sittings” on a lake with swans.
Bella Hadid in her youth
The aspiring model also participated in other commercial projects, including shows for Desigual, Tom Ford, Chrome Hearts. Later, she starred in two music videos – “Down Your Drain” and “Baby Love” – by her, singer and designer Jessie Jo Stark, daughter of Richard Stark, founder of the Chrome Hearts brand.
Bella and Gigi Hadid are model sisters
In 2014, she moved to New York and began studying photography at Parsons School of Design, having recently signed with IMG Models. During the same period, she entered the Top 50 ranking of the influential fashion site Models.com. And a year later, the beauty was already the owner of his profile award “Model.com Industry Awards” in the category “Star Breakthrough”.
Bella Hadid’s height is 175 cm
The rapidity of Bella’s career development was really impressive. In the fall of 2015, she shone at New York Fashion Week, showing collections from such famous fashion designers as Diane von Furstenberg, Marc Jacobs, Tommy Hilfiger, Jeremy Scott. In London, she participated in the shows of the Giles and Topshop brands, in Milan, Moschino, Philipp Plein, Missoni, in Paris, she represented the products of the Balmain haute couture house. In December, she attended the Métiers d’Art show, Chanel’s annual show, in Rome for the first time.
Muslim Bella Hadid loves to show her figure
Her photographs have graced the covers of popular fashion magazines including Teen Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, GQ, Glamour, and two CR Fashion Books (“Body Book” and “Fantasy Campaigns”).
Fans could also see her in new videos: singer The Weeknd for the song “In the Night” and Belly (together with The Weeknd) “Might Not”. She also (along with her sister Gigi, Rachel Hilbert and Devon Windsor) modeled for the Victoria’s Secret collection dubbed “PINK”.
Bella Hadid figure parameters: 91-64-94
The next year, 2016, was also full of numerous career achievements for the model. Photo shoots of the top model appeared in fashion magazines in Germany, the USA, Russia, Britain, Iceland, and Malaysia. Her pictures graced the covers of Vogue Paris, Japan, Italia. In March, she participated in the shows of Chanel, Givenchy, Miu Miu collections at Paris Fashion Week. Together with celebrities such as Kate Moss and Frank Ocean, she represented the aesthetics of the Calvin Klein F / W 2016 brand in a global campaign. In May, the top model made her catwalk debut at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Australia, and also played herself in the short film Private. Editorials were published about her in Vogue US, Glamor UK, Dazed, LOVE Club. A serious step towards the top of the fashion Olympus was for Bella a contract and participation in the Victoria’s Secret fashion show.
Bella Hadid for LOVE Advent calendar
She also became the star of LOVE Advent magazine’s “seasonal celebration of beauty, fun and sexiness” every day of December. In addition to everything, the model announced the creation of her first collection of clothes, which she designed in collaboration with Chrome Hearts.
In November 2017, the model became a member of the “angelic landing”, appearing in an outfit with “wings” on the catwalk during the traditional Victoria’s Secret show in Shanghai. To be in the necessary shape for the fashion show, she spent about three hours a day at the Gotham Gym fitness club, supplementing her general physical training with boxing.
These trainings were useful to her when she was chosen as the ambassador of the Swiss watch brand TAG Heuer – in one of its advertising campaigns, the girl posed with a boxing glove.
In December, she again appeared in a video for the advent calendar from LOVE, appearing in black stockings and red lingerie, which allows you to appreciate her impeccable figure.
Bella Hadid in Cannes
Bella’s fans did not go unnoticed by her December photo shoot for the Italian version of Vogue, where she poses naked, sitting with American model Taylor Hill on the New Year’s table with snacks.
In January 2018, she graced the cover and pages of Korean Vogue with stunning shots not only in sexy lingerie, but also in dramatic sheer outfits that highlighted her natural beauty.
Bella Hadid’s personal life
Bella is not married. Since the spring of 2015, she has had a romantic relationship with musician Abel Tesfaye, who performs under the pseudonym The Weeknd. They bonded when he asked her to pose for the cover of his album Beauty Behind the Madness.
Bella Hadid and The Weeknd
The girl was present with him at the 2016 Grammy Awards (where he was awarded for the song “Earned It” from the Fifty Shades of Gray soundtrack), confirming the information about their romance.
But in November of the same year, the couple decided to leave, allegedly at the initiative of Abel. He started dating Selena Gomez, which was a blow to Bella. At the end of 2017, The Weeknd and Gomez parted ways. After that, she found solace in the arms of her ex-lover Justin Bieber, and The Weeknd tried to renew a relationship with Bella, but nothing came of them.
Bella Hadid and John Cortajarena
In December 2017, at the grand opening of the Bvlgari Dubai Resort, she was constantly next to the Spanish fashion model John Cortajaren. They were called the most beautiful couple of the ceremony. And the photo where he kisses her on the neck, the young man posted on his Instagram with the caption “My future wife.”
Bella Hadid before and after plastic surgery on the nose and cheeks
In October 2024, Bella was caught in an affair with Jack Nicholson’s grandson, aspiring actor Duke Nicholson. However, representatives of Bella denied this information. In fact, tender feelings connected the model with photographer Mark Kalman.
Bella Hadid and Mark Kalman
Bella is friends with the singer Dua Lipa – she even met with Hadid’s brother, Anwar.
Bella Hadid and Dua Lipa
According to the foreign press, Bella’s beauty has been repeatedly corrected – she had previously undergone rhinoplasty, improved the oval of her face by removing the so-called Bish’s lumps (adipose tissue in the center of the cheek), and in 2017 she enlarged her lips.
Bella Hadid now
In February 2024, Bella walked in Givenchy’s fall show, postponed due to the coronavirus, and also appeared on the cover of Spanish Vogue.
Bella Hadid photo shoot for Spanish Vogue
Fashion Week in Paris and the Cannes Film Festival were not without her spectacular images, where Bella appeared in a revealing dress from Maison Schiaparelli.
Bella Hadid at the Cannes Film Festival 2024
In September, Bella, surrounded by other models, first appeared on the cover of American Vogue.
Bella Hadid on the cover of American Vogue (September 2024)