Victoria’s Secret “Angels” are the most beautiful women in the world. The lingerie brand is synonymous with sexiness. Can you guess who’s #1? Find out who’s wings rank at the top of our list.
25. Petra Nemcova
Petra Nemcova is no rookie when it comes to modeling. She was scouted on the streets of Prague by Next Model management in the early 90s and her fame rose after winning the 1995 Czech Elite Model Look. Not only has she done work for Victoria’s Secret, but you might have also seen her on a little magazine called Sports Illustrated!
24. Jarah Mariano
This Hawaiian born beauty grew up in Southern California and was discovered at the age of 15 in Santa Monica, California. She’s graced the cover of Complex magazine, appeared in ads for Abercrombie & Fitch, Armani Exchange, Quiksilver, H&M, and has graced the pages of several Victoria’s Secret Catalogs.
23. Claudia Schiffer
Claudia Schiffer is one of the older models, but nonetheless she is considered one of the top models of her time. She was the very first model to grace the covers of The New York times, Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, and People. Back in 1996 she starred in a Victoria’s Secret Ad campaign.
22. Doutzen Kroes
Did you know that Doutzen is not only a model , but an actress too? This blonde hair blue eyed babe has been with Victoria’s Secret since 2004. In 2008 she earned her wings and finally became an Angel. Back in 2012 she was ranked as Forbes fifth highest paid model. Her estimate earnings that year were close to $7 million! Hot Damn!
21. Naomi Campbell
Oh Naomi, Naomi! What would modeling be without this fiery Chinese-Jamaican beauty?! Naomi started her modeling career at the tender young age of 15 and is considered one of the top six “SuperModels” of her time. From Bob Marley’s ” Is this Love” music video to the catwalk of Victoria’s Secret. She’s done it all!
20. Izabel Goulart
Izabel is another Brazilian beauty( seriously what is in their water) that has graced the catalogs and catwalk of Victoria’s Secret. She was an angel from 2005 to 2008. You might have also seen her in ads for Armani Exchange.
19. Heidi Klum
Heidi is also one of the older models, but this German beauty was also known as ‘The Body’ for Victoria’s Secret. She began her reign with the brand back in 1997 and stayed with them for 13 years. She was the first German model to join the Victoria’s Secret team and is considered one of the “World’s Top Earning Models”.
18. Selita Ebanks
Selita was an angel from 2005 to 2009. She is of African, Irish, and Native American descent and was born in the Cayman Islands. She’s also appeared in Sports Illustrated Swim Suit, Glamour, and Vogue magazines.
17. Karolina Kurkova
Kurkova was born in Czechoslovakia and started her modeling career at the age of fifteen. Anna Wintour called her “the next supermodel” and is also one of the top earning models. In 2000 Victoria’s Secret asked her to participate in their fashion show webcast. She was only 16. In 2002 she rocked their runway again wearing the “Star of Victoria” fantasy bra which was worth $10 million. Yowzers!
16. Tyra Banks
Ms. Banks is actually one of the original Angels for Victoria’s Secret. She worked with the brand from 1997 to 2005 and was the first African American model to grace their catalog cover back in 1997. Not only has she dominated the modeling world, but she’s a television personality, author, actress, and producer. She was also the first African American model to appear on the covers of GQ and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
15. Bar Refaeli
Refaeli is an Isareli fashion model. She has graced the covers of several magazines such as Cosmopolitan, GQ, Esquire, Maxim, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, and Vogue to name a few. You might have also caught her on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue back in 2009. She was also voted #1 on Maxim’s Hottest 100 list back in 2012 too. She’s dated famous actors such as Leonardo Dicaprio and has appeared in several of Victoria’s Secret catalogs.
14. Marisa Miller
Marisa is a native Californian. She was born in Santa Cruz and considered herself a tomboy growing up. She was considered shy and hid behind baggy clothes to conceal that awesome bod of hers. Yet, somehow we don’t think this deterred the boys from flocking to this beach babe. She became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2007 and is dubbed, ” the return of the great American Supermodel.”