GIGI Hadid Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Biography, Family & More

Gigi Hadid is one of the most famous American models working today. She has graced the covers of major fashion magazines like Vogue and walked the runways for top designers. With her stunning looks, hard work ethic, and friendly personality, Gigi has become a sensation in the modeling world. Here is a closer look at Gigi Hadid’s life, career, relationships, and more.

Who Is Gigi Hadid?

Jelena Noura “Gigi” Hadid is an American fashion model who was born on April 23, 1995 in Los Angeles, California. She is the daughter of real estate developer Mohamed Hadid and former model Yolanda Hadid. Gigi has two younger siblings, Bella and Anwar, who are also models. 

Even as a child, Gigi expressed interest in modeling and inherited natural beauty from her mother. She began modeling as a toddler but didn’t pursue it seriously until signing with IMG Models in 2013. Her career quickly took off with high-profile campaigns for Guess and several Vogue covers. 

Today, Gigi is one of modeling’s most in-demand talents. She has walked for every major fashion house and appeared on covers of Vogue, Elle, W Magazine, and CR Fashion Book. Gigi is praised for her outgoing personality and friendly social media presence as much as her looks.

Wiki Bio of Gigi Hadid

Here are some key personal facts about Gigi Hadid:

Full NameJelena Noura Hadid
Date of BirthApril 23, 1995
BirthplaceLos Angeles, California
Age28 Years Old
EthnicityPalestinian & Dutch
Zodiac SignTaurus
ParentsMohamed Hadid & Yolanda Hadid
SiblingsBella Hadid, Anwar Hadid, Alana Hadid, Marielle Hadid
SpouseZayn Malik (m. 2020-2021)
Children1 Daughter Khai (b. 2020)
Height5 ft 10 in (180 cm)
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorBlue/Green

Gigi maintains dual American and Palestinian citizenship and was raised in both Muslim and Christian faiths. She grew up on her family’s ranch in Santa Barbara before moving to Malibu.


Gigi Hadid attended Malibu High School where she was captain of the varsity volleyball team. She later moved to New York City to focus on modeling full-time after graduating high school in 2013

Gigi enrolled in The New School to study criminal psychology but paused her academic career once her modeling success took off. She maintains interest in continuing her education at some point.

Family (parents & siblings) 

Family (parents & siblings) 

Gigi comes from a prominent family immersed in fashion, sports, and real estate:

Father: Mohamed Hadid – Palestinian American real estate developer and former Olympic athlete.

Mother: Yolanda Hadid – Dutch American television personality and former model. Appeared on Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. 

Sister: Bella Hadid – Fellow high-fashion model who has worked for Dior, Givenchy, and Victoria’s Secret. 

Brother: Anwar Hadid – Successful model who has walked for Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein.

Half-Sisters: Marielle & Alana Hadid – From Mohamed Hadid’s previous marriage. Not in the fashion industry.

The support of her family played a major role in Gigi pursuing modeling as a career from a young age. She shares a close bond with siblings Bella and Anwar.

Personal Life

Personal Life

Gigi has been linked to several high-profile romantic partners over the years:

  • In 2015, she dated Australian pop star Cody Simpson on and off for over 2 years.
  • She had a brief fling with former One Direction singer Zayn Malik in late 2015, starring in his Pillowtalk music video.
  • Gigi officially started dating Zayn again in 2016. They appeared together on the August 2017 cover of Vogue. 
  • In April 2020, reports revealed Gigi was pregnant with her and Zayn’s first child together. 
  • Gigi gave birth to a daughter named Khai Hadid Malik in September 2020.
  • In October 2021, Zayn and Gigi broke up again amid rumors of tension between them.
  • As of late 2022, Gigi appears to be single and focused on raising her daughter Khai.

Though she keeps her personal life private, Gigi does not shy away from discussing motherhood’s joys and challenges. She maintains an amicable co-parenting relationship with ex Zayn.


Here are some key highlights of Gigi’s modeling career so far:

2013: Signed to IMG Models at age 17 after graduating high school.

2014: Made New York Fashion Week debut walking for Desigual. 

2015: Became face of Guess’ 30th anniversary campaign. Appeared on cover of CR Fashion Book shot by Bruce Weber.

2016: Walked her first Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and became Maybelline brand ambassador. 

2017: Named International Model of the Year at the British Fashion Awards. Appeared on four international Vogue covers.

2018: Became global ambassador for Reebok and Pantene hair care. Collaborated on collections with Tommy Hilfiger and Messika Jewelry. 

2021: Made history as first model to co-create a collection for Self-Portrait. 

2022: Returns to modeling 6 months after giving birth and continues walking major runways.

Gigi’s versatility, work ethic, and vibrant personality have made her one of fashion’s favorite faces. She shows no signs of slowing down.

Body measurement

Gigi has an athletic physique that suits fashion’s evolving preferences:

Height5 feet 10 inches (178 cm)
WeightAround 119 lbs (54 kg)
Hair ColorNaturally dark brown, often dyed blonde
Eye ColorBlue/Green
Dress Size0-2 US
Shoe Size7.5-8 US

Though considered slightly “curvier” earlier in her career, Gigi met industry standards by losing weight after entering high fashion. She stays fit via pilates, boxing, and volleyball.



While Gigi’s exact net worth is unknown, different sources estimate it between $15 to $29 million as of 2022. Modeling is by far her biggest source of income. Gigi also earns from endorsements, investing, and appearances on reality TV as a child. With many years left in her lucrative modeling career, Gigi’s net worth will likely continue rising.

Unknown Facts

Here are some fun facts about Gigi that fans may not know:

  • Gigi is an accomplished equestrian and competed in horseback riding tournaments as a teenager. 
  • She is a naturally gifted volleyball player and almost played college volleyball before choosing modeling.
  • Gigi has 1-2 cups of coffee every morning and loves trying different roast varieties.
  • McDonald’s chicken nuggets are one of her favorite guilty food pleasures. 
  • She was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease, an autoimmune disorder affecting the thyroid. 
  • Gigi loves to host game nights, make homemade pasta recipes, and have karaoke sessions with friends.
  • She is a skilled makeup artist and sometimes does her own makeup for events.
  • Gigi once interned with photographer Patrick Demarchelier at age 16 to gain more fashion experience.

Along with a beautiful face, Gigi boasts varied talents and interests that make her such a dynamic, multi-faceted individual.

Final Thought

At just 28 years old, Gigi Hadid has already achieved wild success as an international fashion model. She has graced over 50 Vogue covers, became one of modeling’s top earners, and gave birth to her first child with singer Zayn Malik. 

While criticized early on for relying on family connections, Gigi silenced critics with her work ethic and friendly personality. She remains one of the most in-demand models working today.

From her high-profile relationships to returning to the runway months after childbirth, Gigi’s personal life remains equally interesting to many fans. She manages to balance modeling, motherhood, and outside business ventures impressively.

With her stunning looks, ambition, and wholesome image, Gigi Hadid shows no signs of fading from the public eye anytime soon. She continues breaking barriers in the fashion industry while expanding her personal brand globally. There is surely still much more to come in Gigi’s fashionable life and career.

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