Linda Evangelista Age, Net Worth, Husband, Family, Career, Height, Weight & More 2023


Linda Evangelista Biography

Linda Evangelista – Linda Evangelista is a well-known Canadian fashion model who was born on May 10th, 1965. She has been featured on more than 700 magazine covers, which contributes to her reputation as one of the most successful and important models in the history of the industry.

Evangelista is well known for being the “muse” of photographer Steven Meisel for a significant portion of his career, as well as for the remark “We don’t wake up for less than $10,000 a day.”

After relocating from her home country of Canada to her adopted city of New York City in 1984, Evangelista launched her career as a model by signing a contract with Elite Model Management. 1988 was the year that Evangelista followed the advice of photographer Peter Lindbergh and got her hair chopped short.

Linda Evangelista Biography & Personal Details

NameLinda Evangelista
Date Of Birth10 May 1965
Birthplace/HometownSt. Catharines, Canada/  Ontario, Canada
Age 58 years old (As 2023)
Birth Sign Taurus
Gender Female
SchoolDenis Morris Catholic High School
College/UniversityNot Known
Education QualificationHigh School
HobbiesCooking and Fashion
ProfessionFashion Model

Linda Evangelista Family, Relationship and Afair

Evangelista was born in St. Catharines, Ontario, on May 10, 1965, into a family that belonged to the Catholic working class. She is the second of three children born to Marisa and Tomaso “Tom” Evangelista, who emigrated from Pignataro Interamna, Italy, to start a new life in the United States.

Linda Evangelista with her Father

Her mother was a bookkeeper, and her father was a worker for General Motors when they first arrived in Canada in 1957. Her parents had emigrated to Canada at the same time.

Linda Evangelista with her Mother

Linda Evangelista with her Brothers

Evangelista tied the knot with Gérald Marie in 1987, who was the director of Elite Model Management’s Paris office at the time. The year 1993 marks the beginning of their divorce.

Linda Evangelista with her Ex-husband (Gérald Marie)

In addition, she had a romantic relationship with the actor Kyle MacLachlan, whom she had first met during a photoshoot for Barneys New York in the year 1992.

Family & Marital Status

Marital StatusDivorce
ParentsMother-Marisa Evangelista
Father-Tomaso Evangelista
SiblingsBrother-Jim Evangelista, Danny Evangelista
Sister-Not Known
Spouse/HusbandGérald Marie (Div. 1993)
Boyfriend/AfairFrancois-Henri Pinault (Ex-boyfriend)
Kyle MacLachlan (Ex-boyfriend)

Physical Measurement

HeightIn Centimeters –177 cm
In Meters-1.77 m
In Feet and Inches –5’9″
Weight In Kg –55 kg
In Pounds –121 lbs
Hair ColourBlack
Eye ColourBlue-green

Linda Evangelista Career

  • Evangelista relocated to New York City in 1984 after obtaining a contract with Elite, and it was then that she became acquainted with the well-known modeling agent John Casablancas, who likened her appearance to that of the model Joan Severance.
  • After that, Elite relocated Evangelista to Paris, where she began her career in high-fashion international modeling at the age of 19. It was the November 1984 issue of L’Officiel that featured her on the cover of a major fashion magazine for the first time.
  • Evangelista started working with Karl Lagerfeld, the head designer of the fashion business Chanel, in the year 1985. Karl Lagerfeld would go on to consider Evangelista one of his muses. Lagerfeld famously said in reference to Evangelista, “There is not another model in the world that is as professional as she is.”
  • Evangelista was rumored to have been paid an excessive amount of money by the fashion house Lanvin in the year 1991 to appear in their haute couture show for the spring/summer season. The amount that she was rumored to have been paid was twenty thousand dollars.                                 
  • Evangelista made a splashy comeback to the world of modeling in 2001, when she featured on the cover of the September issue of Vogue.
  • Evangelista was featured alongside model Kristen McMenamy on the cover of the book In Vogue: The Illustrated History of the World’s Most Famous Fashion Magazine, which was published in 2006. Meisel was the photographer for the cover photo.
  • She made an appearance at the Cannes film festival in May of 2008, when she stood for photographers on the red carpet alongside another stunning actress, Aishwarya Rai.
  • Evangelista attended the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in 2014. She was there in that year. Meisel was the photographer that captured her likeness for the fall/winter 2014 advertising campaign for the fashion brand Moschino.
  • In addition, she appeared as one of several models on the cover of the September 2014 issue of Vogue Japan, which was the issue that celebrated the magazine’s 15th anniversary.
  • Evangelista will make an appearance in the upcoming documentary series The Super Models, which will be made available exclusively on Apple TV+. In addition to Christy Turlington, Naomi Campbell, and Cindy Crawford, the series will also include Roger Ross Williams and Larissa Bills directing episodes. The release date for the series is set for September 20, 2023.
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Linda Evangelista Net Worth:

Linda Evangelista net worth is (Approx) $50 million dollars. And is monthly salary $1 Million & Yearly Salary $4.2 million.

Linda Evangelista Cars Collection:

  • Mercdes Benz

Fanmail address:

Linda Evangelista
Dna Model Management LLC
555 West 25th St
6th Floor
New York, NY 10001

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