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4 Hidden facts about supermodel Gigi Hadid

The American supermodel is the older sister to Bella Hadid, also a model, and the daughter of Yolanda Hadid, former model! What a family! Chjeck out what other interesting facts are hidden in Gigi's life.

  • First of all, Gigi is not her real name, her name is Jelena Noura Hadid, and she has two younger siblings: Bella and Anwar Hadid. 
  • Anwar is currently dating the English singer Dua Lipa.
  • Gigi and her boyfriend Zayn Malik announced in April they were expecting their first child. It seems the Hadid siblings have a thing for musicians as Malik is also a singer.

1. It's no secret that Gigi loves cooking. During her appearance on the Beat Bobby Flay cooking show in June, Gigi said she has a garden and grows her own food. "I'm, like, cooking and watching Food Network,” she explained. “I love it, it’s what grounds me” she said. In addition, the supermodel won Masterchef Celebrity in 2016!

Gigi Hadid and chef Bobby Flay on 'Beat Bobby Flay' Source: Credit: Food Network

2. The model is expecting her first child with longtime boyfriend English singer Zayn Malik. Gigi appears in Malik's 2016 music video "Pillowtalk". Scroll down to see the video. Gigi had also starred in another music video titled "Surfboard" by her ex-boyfriend Australian singer Cody Simpson, who recently dated Miley Cyrus. 

3. Hadid comes from a family of models. Her mother is former Dutch model and TV personality Yolanda Hadid. She is best known for starring in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, this was actually Gigi's first experience with reality TV.

Yolanda Hadid and her three children: Gigi, Bella and Anwar

4. Gigi competed in horseback riding when she was 15. She gave it up to model full time. In 2018 Gigi shared a video on Instagram of when she used to compete. Her sister Bella is also good at the sport but had to give it up due to her battles with Lyme disease.


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