It’s Candice Swanepoel’s birthday on Sunday.
In honor of the 31-year-old Victoria’s Secret model’s day, we scoured the internet to find her most jaw-dropping and unforgettable looks on the red carpet and stage to date. And there truly have been some amazing ones over the years. (SLIDESHOW: The Sexiest Looks From The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show)
Born in Mooi River, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, the supermodel got her first big break in the entertainment industry when she was just walking through the market of her hometown at the age of 15 and a talent scout spotted her and knew she was something special. (RELATED: Celebrate Samantha Hoopes’ Birthday With Her Hottest Looks)
Soon she would appear on runways all over the world for such fashion houses as Michael Kors, Christian Dior, Dolce and Gabbana and dozens more. (RELATED: Celebrate Kate Upton’s Birthday With These Unforgettable Shots [SLIDESHOW])
Not to mention appearing on the pages of numerous magazine pages and covers, including the likes of Elle, Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar, just to name a few.(RELATED: Celebrate Anna Kendrick’s Birthday With These Unforgettable Looks)
But it wouldn’t be until she was chosen in 2007 by the famous underwear company to walk in their annual fashion show that she would become a household name and worldwide celebrity. (RELATED: Take A Look Back At Adriana Lima’s Career With Victoria’s Secret)
And the rest, as they say, is history. The South African beauty appeared in the annual underwear show every year from 2007 through 2015 after she earned her angel wings in 2010. On top of all that, she has been recognized by Forbes as one of the top 10 earning models in the world since 2010. (RELATED: Check Out These Jaw-Dropping Looks At The MTV VMA 2018 Awards [SLIDESHOW])
Lucky for us, she shows no signs of slowing down. Here’s to hoping this year is her greatest one yet. Happy Birthday, Candice! (RELATED: Check Out The Hottest Looks From The 60th Grammy Awards [SLIDESHOW])