10 Things You Didn't Know About Teen Model Kaia Gerber!

Last Modified: Jan 16, 2020

1. She has a famous family

The teen supermodel Kaia Gerber is not the famous one on the family- she comes from famous parents. Her mother is Cindy Crawford, a supermodel, and her father is Rande Gerber, a model-turned-businessman. Her parents had married on May 29, 1998 and had her older brother Presley Walker Gerber on July 2, 1999, who is now a model and a photographer.

Source: zimbio (Kaia Gerber with her parents and brother) 

2. She is half Jewish 

Her mother Cindy is  Christian and of German, English, French, and Danish descent while her father Rande Gerber is Jewish.

3. She’s dated some famous men

In late 2017 it was rumored that she has been dating Fenton Merkell, the son of actress Patsy Palmer, who is in fact her mom’s friend. And Cindy was the one who introduced them!

Her latest flame is SNL comic Pete Davidson. Dating rumors started when the couple was spotted cozying up in a Miami beach in November 2019. 

Kaia Gerber, Pete Davidson in Miami in November 2019 (Image: Splash News) 

However, just after 3 months of the relationship, they split up. A source had revealed in January 2019,

“It looks like Pete and Kaia are over. It got very overwhelming for Kaia. Pete has a certain M.O. and he’s very intense to his girlfriends. Kaia is only 18 and it’s a lot to deal with.” 

4. Kaia started modeling young

Kaia Gerber inherited looks definitely came to good use. She followed in her parents footsteps at the tender age of 10 and was featured with Versace's junior line, Young Versace. Since then Gerber has modeled for Vogue, Teen Vogue, Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs and walked the runway for Marc Jacobs, Burberry, Alexander Wang, Coach, Prada, Chanel, etc.

5. Kaia has her own collection

The young talent has worked with world-famous designer Karl Lagerfeld to create her first and very own collection  Karl x Kaia. 

6. Face of Jimmy Choo' 

The young model has proved her skills to strike a pose! In 2019 she was as the Face of Jimmy Choo's Spring 2019 Campaign. 

7. She had her first three tattoos when she was below 18

Kaia Gerber had gotten 3 tattoos- when she was under the age of 18. Her first tattoo, which she got in October 2018 is of a design of her middle name in cursive on her underarms. Her second tattoo is of a rocket on her leg while the third one is on her right ribs.

As an addition to tattoos on her body, she had her brother Presley's name tattooed on her back. 

Kaia Gerber (Image: Instagram)

8. She’s caught the acting bug

From a child model to a teen model, Kaia has also ventured into acting. She starred as young Carolina in the 2016 American Drama Television film Sister Cities and has made appearances on reality TV series Rich Kids of Instagram from 2016 to 2017.

9. Gerber made her debut music video appearance in 2019

Kaia starred in John Eatherly's music video for his song Burnout in July 2019. She played the love interest of Oli Green.

Kaia Gerber, Oli Green in Burnout (Image: People)

10. She's been awarded for her work

In 2019 Kaia Gerber was awarded the Model of the Year at The Fashion Awards, which is held in the UK.

Short Bio

Kaia Gerber was born on September 3, 2001, in Los Angeles, California, USA via home birth. Her birth name/full name is Kaia Jordan Gerber. Her parents are Rande Gerber, a model-turned-businessman and Cindy Crawford, a supermodel...Full bio

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