Adriana Lima “born June 12, 1981” is a Brazilian model and actress, best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 2000, and as a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 to 2009. At the age of 15, Lima finished first in Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” competition, and took second place the following year in the Ford “Supermodel of the World” competition before signing with Elite Model Management in New York City. In 2012, she came in 4th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $7.3 million in one year. In 2013, she came in 3rd place and in 2014 she came in 2nd place with earnings of $8 million. In 2006, Lima ranked as the fifth highest paid supermodel. In 2007 and 2008, she ranked as the world’s fourth highest paid supermodel by Forbes Magazine. In 2010, Lima was ranked No. 46 on the 50 most popular women on the Web according to Google search results. A results from a market research study in 2011 about the UEFA Champions League released by Heineken showed that 52% of men would rather watch their team lift the Champions League trophy than go on a date with Lima. McAfee ranked Lima as the 6th most “dangerous” celebrity in cyberspace in 2010. The ranking, relating to the use of the names of popular celebrities to lure people to websites that are laden with malicious software, ranked Lima number eight in 2011. Complex ranks her 4th in the list of “The 100 Hottest Supermodels of All Time”.

After nine months of dating, Lima became engaged to Serbian NBA player Marko Jari, in June 2008. The couple married on St. Valentine’s Day 2009 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. In May 2009, it was reported that Lima had applied for Serbian citizenship, but it was never granted to her. The couple have two daughters, Valentina Lima Jari. born November 15, 2009 and “Sienna Serbian Cyrillic born September 12, 2012”. On May 2, 2014, Lima and Jaric announced their separation after five years of marriage.Lima comes in 2015, at the Cannes International Film Festival.

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