Interesting Biography Facts
Gisele Caroline Bündchen
ex-model; occasional actress
July 20, 1980
Horizontina, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Gisele Bündchen family members
Patricia Bündchen (twin sister), Raquel Bündchen, Graziela Bündchen, Gabriela Bündchen
Is Gisele Bündchen a lesbian/bisexual?
What is Gisele Bündchen marital status?
Who is Gisele Bündchen husband?
When did get married?
February 26, 2009
How many children does she have?
2 (son Benjamin Rein Brady and daughter Vivian Lake Brady)
Even if you are not the fashion industry connoisseur, obviously, you’ve heard about Gisele Bündchen. “The last real supermodel”, as she is named in the press, Gisele was ranked as a style icon and the most popular fashionista in the world. Now she is a business lady with her own line of lingerie “Gisele Bündchen Intimates”, two beautiful kids and a super-successful husband. We’ve told you about them in “Tom Brady family”. Keep up reading to know about other members of her breed.
Gisele Bündchen husband
Tom Brady (husband since 2009)
Date of birth: August 3, 1977
Gisele Bündchen kids
Benjamin Rein Brady (son with Tom Brady)
Date of birth: December 9, 2009
Vivian Lake Brady (daughter with Tom Brady)
Date of birth: December 5, 2012
Who are Gisele Bündchen parents?
Valdir Bündchen (father)
Date of birth: circa 1960
In spite of his status of “a supermodel’s father”, Valdir Bündchen prefers to stay in the shadow. In his rare interviews, he never gets tired to tell, how he loves his daughter and respects her loved one Tom Brady, who is definitely a great husband and doting father to Benny and Vivi.
Valdir is 69 as of now. He is a retired university lecturer, public servant and an author of several psychological books. In addition to his career achievements, there are also wins in his personal life, too. During many years he was a great husband for Vânia Nonnenmacher and brought up 6 daughters with her.
Vânia Nonnenmacher (mother)
Date of birth: July 23, 1948
Vânia Maria Nonnenmacher is the person, who gave birth to the fashion star Gisele Bündchen, both literally and figuratively. She shared her great genes with her daughter (if you look at Vania’s young pictures, you will notice, that they have the same features) and taught Gisele to care about her natural beauty and to be the best version of herself. In addition, Vania took our heroine and two of her sisters to model classes, and all of us know, how it all ended.
Vania is a retired bank clerk, a happy wife and a mother of 6 daughters. She rose to fame due to Gisele Bündchen, with whom Mrs. Nonnenmacher graced on Brazil Vogue cover in 2018.
Gisele Bündchen siblings
Patricia Bündchen (twin sister)
Date of birth: July 20, 1980
If you think, that there’s no other Gisele Bündchen, then you have never seen her twin sister Patricia. Although Pat is not so tall as Gisele, definitely, they share the same facial features.
Like her super sister, Patricia started her career as a model, but she didn’t become the beauty icon, like Gisele. Nevertheless, Pat’s life is closely knitted with fashion. She is her sister’s spokesperson and a manager of the lingerie line, launched by Gisele after her retirement from modeling.
Pat is married to Rodrigo Pereira.
Raquel Bundchen (older sister)
Date of birth: August 2, 1973
Raquel Karine is the oldest girl in the family of Vania and Valdir Bündchen. Raquel and Gisele don’t look alike, but they maintain a friendly close-knit relationship.
Graziela Bündchen (older sister)
Date of birth: September 11, 1975
Graziela Cristine is one more beautiful girl from Bündchen breed, who prefers to stay out of the limelight.
Gabriela Bündchen (younger sister)
Date of birth: October 20, 1982
Gabriela Joceline Bündchen is the third sister, who attended modeling classes with Gisele and Pat. As the supermodel opened up in her interview to “Vanity Fair”, Gabi, Pat and she were like three musketeers. Together they attended ballet and gymnastics classes, and then went in for modeling lessons.
Till now Gabi has close warm relationships with her popular sister.
Rafaela Bündchen (sister)
Date of birth: August 14, 1987
Rafaela Francine is the youngest girl in the family of Papa and Mama Bundchen. Like her other siblings, she is proud of Gisele and her career achievements. The sisters spend a lot of time together, and some part of their leisure moments are caught by paparazzi.
On Valentine’s Day in 2018 Rafaela got married. She wore incredibly beautiful simple white dress with a long train, and said “I Do!” to her loved one at the beach. Gisele, her husband-Super Bowl champ Tom Brady, and their kids attended the wedding.
Gisele Bündchen was born and raised in a small Brazilian town in the family of a teacher (father) and a bank clerk (mother). The girl grew up with 5 sisters.
She didn’t plan to make a career in the fashion industry but decided to earn some extra pocket money for summer vacations, so she signed the deal with Elite Modeling Agency. After a number of failures, Gisele finally became popular. She graced on covers of all possible fashion issues and advertised rich reputable brands with a long history.
She added some kudos after becoming Leonardo DiCaprio girlfriend. She tried her hand as an actress, too and appeared in the films “Taxi” and “The Devil Wears Prada”.
Interesting and fun facts
- Tom Brady’s older sister Maureen described Gisele as “a very normal and earthy woman, who is a good mom and a loving wife”.
- Previously to her love affair with Tom Brady, Gisele dated an Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio. Later her father opened up in his interview, that Leo was his favorite among Gisele’s boyfriends.
- Many girls all over the world dream to have “Gisele’s body”, which is so tall and slim. In fact, the fashion icon doesn’t keep to a diet, but she eats healthy food and practices yoga. Her everyday yoga sessions last at least an hour or even more.
- It’s hard to believe now, but in late 1990s Gisele wasn’t a beauty icon. Her classmates bullied her for tall and slim figure and even nicknamed her as “Olive tree”, which later was shortened to “Oli”. In 1997 she visited 42 castings and was rejected because of “too long nose”. But Gisele didn’t give up and later turned into the supermodel, which all of us know and love.
- In 2000-2007 Gisele was Victoria’s Secret Angel. It was she, who was honored to wear the most expensive bra, ever made by the brand – The Red Hot Fantasy Bra.