Claudia Schiffer was born on August 25, 1970 in Rheinberg, Germany. In October of 1987, at the age of 17, she was noticed by Michel Levaton, the head of Metropolitan Model Agency, and then signed to the agency. Soon after, she was signed to Elite Model Management. Her first major modeling break was appearing on the cover of French Elle, and soon after signed to be the new face of Guess? Jeans, [...]