Adriana Francesca Lima (born June 12, 1981) is a Brazilian supermodel. She was dubbed as "The World's Most Voluptuous Virgin" by US GQ magazine. She is best known for her modeling work with Victoria's Secret and Maybelline. According
to Forbes, Lima is currently the fourth highest paid top model.
Lima was born in the northeastern coastal town of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil in June 12, 1981 and is an only child to parents Nelson Torres and Maria da Graça Lima, a social worker.She has stated that she is of African, Indian and Swiss descent.
When she was 6 months old, her father walked out on her and her mother.She has since been distanced from him. However, recently, she has been making attempts to reconcile with her estranged father.