Liya Kebede

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Liya Kebede Biography

Liya Kebede is best known as Fashion/Runway Model who has an estimated Net Worth of $18 Million. Model and maternal health advocate who was appeared on the cover of American Vogue on three separate occasions. She's also served as the WHO's Ambassador for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health. She was born on March 1,1978, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. In 2007, Forbes ranked her as the 11th-highest paid model worldwide. She appeared in the film adaptation of Waris Dirie's autobiography Desert Flower. While attending the Lycee Guebre Mariam in Ethiopa, she was discovered by a Film director who got her in touch with a French modeling scout. She landed her big break when Tom Ford asked her for an exclusive contract for his Gucci Fall/Winter 2000 fashion show. She married Kassy Kebede in 2000. They had one son and one daughter before separating in 2013. Her zodiac sign is Pisces

Liya Kebede Bio, Wiki

First NameLiya
Last NameKebede
Age42 years
Birthday1st March, 1978
BirthplaceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia
Height5' 10″ (178 cm)
BuildSlim
Eye ColorBrown – Dark
Hair ColorBrown – Dark
Distinctive FeatureLegs, Smile
Zodiac SignPisces
SexualityStraight
ReligionMuslim
EthnicityBlack
NationalityEthiopian
Occupation TextFashion/Runway Model
OccupationModel
Claim to FameSupermodel
Year(s) Active2000–present, Modeling information
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)DNA Model Management – New York, Viva Models – Paris, D'Management Group – Milan, Iconic Management – Hamburg
Brand EndorsementBalenciaga FW11, L'oreal Paris, L'Oreal cosmetics, Louis Vuitton F/W 2014
Bust (inches)32
Waist (inches)23
Hips (inches)34
Clothes Size4 (US)
Shoe Size9 (US)
Official Websitesmodels.com/models/Liya-Kebede, australia.imgmodels.com/australia/women/model-details.aspx?mID=770, www.viva-paris.com/, www.dmanagementgroup.com/scroll.asp?qualemod=30&tipo=wom, www.dnamodels.com/div/women-main-board/model/liya-kebede2/p/7799/c/-1/, nymag.com/fashion/models/lkebede/liyakebede/, www.fashionmodeldirectory.com/models/Liya_Kebede/, www.iconicmanagement.com/blog/liya-kebede.html?c=3, http://www.liyakebede.com, Modeling information
FriendCarolyn Murphy, Raquel Zimmermann, Heidi Klum, Angela Lindvall, Karolina Kurkova, Mariacarla Boscono, Nathan Bogle, Diana Dondoe, Caroline Ribeiro, Paulina Porizkova, Veronica Webb, Anne Vyalitsyna, Amanda Moore, Audrey Marnai

Liya Kebede Dating, Husband, Boyfriends and Relationships

Liya Kebede is currently single.
  • Kassy Kebede and Liya Kebede were married from 2000 to April, 2015 (15 years).

Liya Kebede Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
SuhulMale200119 years oldKassy Kebede
RaeeFemaleAugust, 200515 years oldKassy Kebede

Liya Kebede Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Nicky Larson et le Parfum de Cupidon2018Fille professeurMovie
Samba2015Magali dite GracieuseMovie
Innocence2014Moira NealMovie
4192014GraceMovie
The Best Offer2013SarahMovie
HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami2012Reine PayaMovie
Le capital2012NassimMovie
Day of the Falcon2011AichaMovie
Desert Flower2009Waris DirieMovie
The Good Shepherd2006MiriamMovie
Lord of War2005FaithMovie
Mogadishu, MinnesotaMaryamTV Movie

Liya Kebede Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$18 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source Model (profession).