Heidi Klum was born and raised in Bergisch Gladbach, a town outside Cologne.

Heidi Klum was born and raised in Bergisch Gladbach, a town outside Cologne.

In 1997, she became the first German model to become a Victoria’s Secret Angel.

She is ranked second on Forbes’ list of the “World’s Top-Earning Models”, behind Gisele Bündchen.

She is ranked second on Forbes’ list of the “World’s Top-Earning Models”, behind Gisele Bündchen.

Heidi Klum was married to English R&B singer Seal from 2005 until 2012.

Heidi Klum was married to English R&B singer Seal from 2005 until 2012.

In May 2011, Forbes magazine estimated Klum’s total earnings for that year as $20 million

In May 2011, Forbes magazine estimated Klum’s total earnings for that year as $20 million