Naomi Campbell, born May 22, 1970, is an English model who was recruited at the age of 15. She began her career as one of the top three in demand models in the late 80’s and well into the early 90’s. She was one of the six models in her generation to be declared as a supermodel.
Naomi Campbell worked in various other ventures outside of modeling as well such as a R&B studio album as well as a number of acting gigs where she participated in films and television. The up and coming of the reality show, The Face, she also spends time being actively involved in charity work for a number of other causes. Her personal life has been speculated over many years as well as her highly known cases of convictions of assault.
She was born in Streatham, South London and was born to the Jamaican dancer Valerie Morris. According to her mothers wishes, she was never allowed to meet her father who left her mother while she was four months pregnant. She went on to give her surname to Naomi which was from her mothers second marriage. She has a half brother, Pierre who was born in 1985. She comes from African and Jamaican decent.
During the early years of her life, Naomi lived in Rome where her mother worked as a modern dancer for a period of time. Once she returned to London, she was later on left in the care of a number of her relatives when her mother would travel across Europe participating in dance. When she placed her in school, she attended the Barbara Speake Stage School where at the age of ten, she then was accepted into a school where she then took ballet.