Naomi Campbell Biography
- Age: 47 years old
- Birth Nation: United Kingdom
- Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
- Name: Naomi Campbell
- Birth Name: Naomi Elaine Campbell
- Father: Valerie Morris
- Nationality: English
- Birth Place/City: Streatham
- Ethnicity: Black Ethnicity
- Profession: Actor, Model, Singer, Author
- Eye Color: Light Green
- Hair Color: Dark-brown
- Body Measurements: 34-24-34 inch
- Weight in KG: 58 KG
- Married: Yes
- Education: Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts
- Awards: Golden Camera
- Online Presence: Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
- Movies: Fat Slags
- TV Show: The Face Australia
- Siblings: Richard Blackwood, Pierre Blackwood 18
Naomi Elaine Campbell is popularly known as Naomi Campbell. She is an English model, actress, singer and an author. She is a multi talented and a very versatile personality. She stepped in the world of modeling at the age of 15. She had established herself as one of the top three most recognized and in demand models of late 1980s and 1990s. Besides, she was one of the six models in her generation who were declared as the “supermodels” by the fashion industry. She still is one of the recognized models.
Naomi Campbell was born on 22 May 1970 in Streatham, London, England to a Jamaican-born dancer mother Valerie Morris. She has never met her father because of her mother’s wish as her father had abandoned her mother when she was 4 months pregnant. She took the surname of her step father. Naomi belongs to African-Jamaican as well as Chinese Jamaican descent. She went to Barbara Speake Stage School and also went to Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts where she studied ballet.
Naomi Camobell first appeared in public at the age of seven in the music video for Bab Marley’s “is this Love.” At the age of 12, she tap-danced in the music video for Culture Club’s “Ill Tumble 4 ya”. Later when she was 15, she was scouted by Beth Boldt, the head of the Synchro Model Agency while she was window shopping in Covet Garden. After that, she began to walk on the ramp and her career took off quickly. She was featured in the cover of the famous British magazine Elle just before her 16th birthday. Over the years she posed for several of the famous photographers and also had appeared in the several of the covers of top magazines. She also walked on the runway for several pf the top designers like Gianni Versace, Azzedine Alaia ad Isaac Mizrahi. By late 80s, she was among the top three most recognized models of the era , Christy Turlington and Linda Evangelista.
After the end of supermodel era which was announced by Tie magazine, Campbell mostly retired herself from the runway but became engaged in print modeling. She still walks in runway for the several popular brands and still on demand. She has also released 16 fragrances for women under the Procter & Gamble brand. 44 year old Black female model Naomi Campbell has still the same grace and enigma like in her youth. Also known as Black Panther, Naomi Campbell stands a very beautiful height of 5 feet and 9 inches. She has the perfect figure and has been able to maintain the posture of her body figure. She has a scar on her nose.
Naomi Campbell is a person of good heart. She has been active in charity and fund raising programs for the charity works. She has been recognized and was awarded with several awards for her contribution towards the global society via charity work. Besides coming in news for her noble deeds, she also came in news of controversies and scandals. She was accused ten times for committing acts of violence against her employees, associated and in one case with police officer as well. She also came in the scandal of blood diamond. Also, she used to come in rumors and gossips regarding her affairs.
Naomi Campbell is not married yet nor has any children. She is currently single but looking onto the history of her past affairs, there is a long queue of her partners. She was in relationship with actor Robert De Niro, actor Sylvester Stallone, Rafael Amargo, famous boxing player Mike Tyson, Adam Clayton, Joaquin Cortes, Leonardo DiCaprio, Flavio Briatore, Enrique Palacios, Sean Combs, Luca Orlandi, Matteo Marzotto, Tommy Lee, Usher Raymond,Badr Jafar, Marcus Elias, Vladislav Doronin and Kola Aluko. Besides these names, her name was associated and rumored with several other celebrities. Due to the unstable love affairs and going through the tragedies, she became addicted to cocaine and drugs. She has been sent to rehab for five times.
Naomi is seen not only in the ramp but she can be seen in the movies, documentaries, music videos as well as television series. She is a multi talented person who has high salary pay and a very high net worth. There is a long queue of her fans that adores her and made her as their icon and source of inspiration. Her fans can find her in Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and her biography can also be found in different internet sites including Wikipedia, IMDb and many others along with her pictures.
- Last modified : 31 March, 2015
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