Gigi was born on April 23, 1995 in Los Angeles as Jelena Noura Hadid.
Her mother is former model and "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Yolanda Hadid.
Gigi Hadid's father Mohamed Hadid was born in Palestine and made his fortune developing Ritz Carlton hotels and other high-end real estate all over the world.
In late 2019, Mohamed's company was forced to file for bankruptcy after being ordered to tear down an infamous Bel Air mansion.
Having grown up in Santa Barbara, California, Hadid graduated from Malibu High School in 2013.
She moved to New York City to study criminal psychology at The New School, but halted her studies to focus on her modeling career.
Gigi Hadid is an American model and reality television star who has a net worth of $30 million.
Gigi Hadid is one of the highest paid models in the world.
In a typical year Gigi makes $9-10 million thanks to contracts with companies with Maybelline, Evian, BMW, Versace and Tommy Hilfiger.