Gigi Hadid born April 23, 1995) is an American fashion model. She was signed to IMG Models in 2013. In November 2014, Hadid made her debut in the Top 50 Models ranking on models.com. In January 2015, she was named the Daily Front Row’s “Model of the Year”.
Gigi Hadid was born and raised in Los Angeles to real estate developer Mohamed Hadid and former model Yolanda Hadid (née Van den Herik).Her mother is a Dutch-born American, and her father is Palestinian-American.Through her father she descends from Daher Al Omer, Prince of Nazareth and the Sheikh of Galilee.
Hadid has two younger siblings, Bella, who is also a model, and a brother, Anwar. She has two older half-sisters, Marielle and Alana, on her father’s side.Following her parents’ divorce, her mother married music producer David Foster, through whom she has five stepsisters.In 2013, Hadid graduated from Malibu High School, where she was captain of the varsity volleyball team as well as a competitive horseback rider.