MICHELLE ALVES Biography - Craftmen, artisans and people from other Occupations


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Name: Michelle Alves                                                               
Born: September 19, 1978 Londrina, Brazil                                           
Michelle Alves (born September 19, 1978) is a Brazilian supermodel.                 
She was born in Londrina, Parana, Brazil, as the daughter of a lawyer (mother)     
and an engineer (father). Alves was a top student in civil engineering at Brazil's 
Londrina State University prior to moving to São Paulo, where she pursued         
modeling. She is featured in the 2003 and 2005 editions of the Sports               
Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and is presently contracted by Valentino and             
Christian Dior. She has also appeared in the 2003 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show,   
and in the Victoria's Secret catalog.                                               
She is an avid reader and self-described "nerd". She is also a polyglot, fluent     
in Portuguese, Italian, French and English.