Karolína Kurková

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Karolína Kurková
Karolína Kurková walking the runway for Michael Kors in 2014.
Date of birth (1984-02-28) 28 February 1984 (age 35)
Place of birthDěčín, Czechoslovakia
Height5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorGreen
Spouse(s)Archie Drury (2009–present)

Karolína Kurková (born 28 February 1984),[1] is a Czech model. She is best known as a former Victoria's Secret Angel.[2]

Career[change | change source]

Kurková was discovered by Miuccia Prada in 1999.[3] She became the face of Louis Vuitton in 2001, Chanel in 2003.[3] In 2002, Kurková was the youngest model to be elected the Model of the Year at the VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards.[3] After walking for Victoria's Secret since 2001, she was an Angel from 2005 to 2009. In 2002 and 2006, Kurková wore the Fantasy Bra, a multimillion dollar bra, during the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.[3] In 2008, E! named her the sexiest woman of the year.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 2007 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. CBS. 2007-12-04.
  2. "Former Victoria's Secret Angels". Eonline/E! Entertainment Television, LLC. Retrieved 31 January 2016.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Karolina Kurkova". nymag.com. New York. Retrieved January 30, 2016. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  4. Lauren Johnston (November 21, 2008). "E! votes supermodel Karolina Kurkova world's sexiest woman". nydailynews.com. New York Daily News. Retrieved January 30, 2016. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)

Other websites[change | change source]

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