Early life[change | edit source]
Career[change | edit source]
Modeling[change | edit source]
Photographer Peter Beard saw her on a street in Nairobi and asked if she had even been photographed. When he said he would pay her she asked if he would give her $8,000 and he said yes. That day he took photographs of her. He then took them back to New York. Iman was signed to the modeling agency Wilhelmina.
Business[change | edit source]
Writing[change | edit source]
Iman's first book, I Am Iman, was published in 2001.
Personal life[change | edit source]
In 1978 Iman married an American basketball player called Spencer Haywood. She had a daughter with him called Zulekha. She works for Iman's cosmetics company. Iman divorced Haywood in 1987. In 1992 Iman got married to David Bowie. In 2000 she gave birth to his daughter Alexandria Zahra Jones.
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