Jourdan Dunn - Model Profile

 

Jourdan Dunn - Model Profile

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Jourdan Dunn is an English fashion model. She was born in the West London suburb of Greenford, where she grew up with her mother, a receptionist of Jamaican heritage, and two younger brothers. She was discovered in Hammersmith Primark, at the age of 16 and signed to Storm Model Management. In February 2008, she was the first black model to walk a Prada runway in over a decade. She has been in campaigns for Burberry, Balmain, Calvin Klein, Yves Saint Laurent, Pepe Jeans, Tommy Hilfiger, Topshop and many others. She was the face of Rihanna's collections for River Island. Also, she appeared in the 2012, 2013 and 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. She won numerous awards for being a Model of the Year.

Jourdan Dunn is part of a Millennial Generation (also known as Generation Y). Millennials is a generation who grew up with computers, internet and social networks. Having been raised under the mantra "follow your dreams" and being told they were special, they tend to be confident and tolerant of difference.

London born Jourdan Dunn was discovered in a local Primark at 16 and has been unstoppable ever since. Voted the British Fashion Council's "Model of the Year" in 2008 as well as being one of the 4 cover models for Vogue Italia's iconic Black Models issue, July 2008. Has walked the runways for nearly every top designer an making history as the first black model since Naomi to strut for Prada, Jourdan is a bona-fide star. Gave birth to son Riley in December 2009.

The 30-year-old model was born in London, England. She was discovered at age 16 at a local Primark by a scout from Storm Models, which also employed Kate Moss. She has continually spoken out on the difficulties faced by black models, and in 2013 she revealed one racist makeup artist who refused to touch her skin.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:  Jourdan Dunn

NICKNAME:    Jourdan

MARTIAL STATUS: Pending

RELIGION:      Unknown

TATTOOS:       N/A

AGE GENERATION:        Millennials Generation

BIRTH SIGN:   Leo

BIRTH DAY:    Friday

DAYS SINCE BIRTH:       11,227 days

 

The 30-year-old British model has done well thus far. Majority of Jourdan’s money comes from being a model. CelebsMoney has recently updated Jourdan Dunn’s net worth.

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