Claudia Schiffer: 15 Interesting Facts (Part 1)

Claudia Schiffer was born in Germany in 1970 and has become one of the world’s most famous supermodels. She is also a creative director of a clothing label and was compared to Brigitte Bardot early on in her modeling career. Here is part one of our list of facts you didn’t know about Claudia.

Number Fifteen: Claudia Schiffer Is a Serious Woman

She says that a lot of people describe her as serious. According to her, she’s not, though. German people are often thought of as cold and reserved, but once you get to know them, will be your loyal friends for life, according to Claudia.

Number Fourteen: The Girl With the Woolen Underwear

This was her nickname from an editor at Vogue. She said this about Claudia because she represented the girl from a small mountain town, instead of the typical fashionista.

Number Thirteen: Feeling Sexy in Front of the Camera

While she’s always been very shy and seemingly reserved, in front of the camera is the one place she’s been able to let loose. She says it helps her to feel sexy, and she’s able to take off her clothes with confidence.

Number Twelve: She Wasn’t Always Very Good With Men

She’s been quoted as saying that she doesn’t meet many guys. This is, according to her, because they seem to be intimidated by her height, success, and striking beauty.

Number Eleven: She Used Her Pregnancy as an Excuse to Gain Weight

While many women describe pregnancy as a painful or uncomfortable process, this supermodel actually enjoyed the experience a lot. She said that, for once, she didn’t need to feel guilty for things or watch her weight.

Number Ten: Claudia Schiffer Sued a Publisher

This happened back in 2006. The book was published using a quote of hers that she did not authorize, which she did not appreciate whatsoever. She was successful in suing the publisher.

Number Nine: Breast Cancer Awareness

Claudia doesn’t just model. She’s also involved in breast cancer awareness movements and is a spokesperson for many of these organizations. We hope you enjoyed part one of our list of facts about Claudia Schiffer. Be sure to come back for part two of the article, coming soon.