Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model and actress who is best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 2000, and as spokes model for Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 to 2009.
Adriana Lima never thought about being a model, she had a friend at school that wanted to enter a modeling contest and did not want to enter alone so both sent in pictures, and the contest sponsor soon asked Lima to come out for the competition. Soon after at the age of 15, she entered and finished in first place in Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” model search.
She subsequently entered the 1996 Ford “Supermodel of the World” contest and finished in second place and so on. Lima has appeared on several television ads for the brand, including the praised and criticized
Personal life of Adriana Lima
She is a devout Roman Catholic who attends mass every Sunday. In April 2006, she told that she was a virgin. “Sex is for after marriage,” she explained. “They (men) have to respect that this is my choice. If there’s no respect, that means they don’t want me.”
Adriana Lima always loved long relationships. Her first celebrity boyfriend was Lenny Kravitz. This mad rocker and Adriana Lima never become news with their fights or jealousy crisis. They were engaged on spring of 2002. After one year engagement was called off.
After Kravitz left Adriana Lima, he made an interview and said he hasn’t made sex for three years but didn’t give the name of Adriana Lima. Then Adriana Lima confessed that she was virgin since 27 years old.
After Lenny Kravitz, she went to a surprise relationship with Prince Wenceslaus of Liechtenstein. They dated for three years, but at last broke up in 2006.
After a short period Adriana Lima’s name come to newspapers with Derek Jeter. But boy wasn’t what Adriana Lima was searching on a relationship like longevity. All newspapers wrote that they broke up because of Lima’s virginity.
Lima and Marko Jarić
Marko Jaric and Adriana Lima firstly met on 2006 and started to date in 2007 November. After two years of dating, and married In May 2009.After her marriage in 2009, Adriana gave birth to daughter Valentina. She was back on the runway looking better than ever, and starred as the cover model for the June 2010.
Having proclaimed that being a mother is her favorite job, the 30-year-old Adriana Lima had her second daughter with husband Marko Jaric in September 2012. . Today another baby for couple is on the way and doctors think that birth will be on 2013 or some near.