Alessandra Corine Ambrosio, born April 11, 1981, better known has Alessandra Ambrosio, is a Brazilian model. She is better known for her work with Victoria’s Secret, she was a Victoria’s Secret Angel from 2004 to 2017 and she has model for different fashion houses like the Christian Dior, Ralph Lauren, Next and Armani.
|Full Name:||Alessandra Corine Ambrosio|
|Date Of Birth:||April 11, 1981|
|Place Of Birth:||Erechim, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Net Worth:||$80 million|
Early Life And Education
Alessandra Ambrosio was born on April 11, 1981 to Lucilda and Luiz Ambrosio.
She was born in Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, she has a younger sister Aline, she is of Italian and Polish descent.
Her paternal grandmother Joanna Eugenia Groch, imigrated from Poland and arrived in Brazil when she was little in 1929 and as at 2017 she was late at the age of 93.
At age 12 Alessandra was enrolled at a modeling class and as at the age of 14 was one of the 20 finalists for the 1995 Elite Model Look national competition for Brazil.
Alessandra attended a modeling classes when she was 12 and she began to model for Dilson Stein when she was 15.
She competes in Brazil’s Elite Model Look competition which started her earnest in her modeling career.
Her first notable modeling job was shooting the cover of Brazilian Elle magazine.
She has appeared in advertising campaigns for Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Calvin Klein, Renta, Christian Dior, Escada, Fendi, Armani, Moschino, Gap, Ralph Lauren and a lot others.
And she has also appeared in numerous international magazine covers, such as Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Vogue.
In 2004, Ambrosio launched her line of swimwear called Alessandra Ambrosio by Sais, a division of Rosa Chá. It sold 10,000 units in its first month on the market.
In 2006, she was the only model to appear on the cover of Glamour in the United States.
In 2006, She appeared in a spread with Sacha Baron Cohen to promote Baron Cohen’s 2009 film Brüno.
Ambrosio made her acting debut in the Brazilian telenovela Verdades Secretas, which premiered on Rede Globo.
In June 2015, playing the role of former top model Samia. She appeared as herself in the 2016 film, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
In March 2019, Ambrosio launched her beachwear brand, GAL Floripa, in partnership with her sister, Aline, and her childhood friend, Gisele Cória.
Ambrosio serves as an ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
She was engaged to American businessman Jamie Mazur, founder of RE/DONE jeans, in 2008.
She is not married as she was announced that she and Jamie Mazur has split.
Alessandra Ambrosio Net Worth
Alessandra Ambrosio the Brazilian Model has an estimated net worth of about $80 million.