Helena Christensen is one of the most accomplished models in the history of the fashion industry. Due to her massive success in a multiple decade long career, she now holds the distinctive status of being a supermodel. Her journey towards achieving global stardom began as a teenager when she won the Miss Universe Denmark crown in 1986. Subsequently, she represented her country in the Miss Universe 1986 pageant. Following her rise through these beauty pageants, Helena ventured into the field of modeling and the 90s decade saw her become one of the top models of her time. Over the course of her widely successful career, she has worked with almost all top-notch fashion houses of her era and even held the prestigious status of being a Victoria’s Secret Angel.
Outside modeling, Christensen is an accomplished photographer, businesswoman, and philanthropist too. Especially her work as a photographer is greatly admired and has been featured in numerous respected publications. Now moving outside her professional gigs, Helena Christensen had a five-year relationship with singer Michael Hutchence and then actor Norman Reedus during the 1990s. She has a son with the latter as well. In 2008, she began dating Interpol band lead vocalist Paul Banks but that relationship also ended seven years later.
Helena Christensen Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Helena Christensen
- Nicknames: Helena
- Date of Birth: December 25, 1968
- Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
- Nationality: Danish
- Occupation: Model, Photographer, Former Beauty Queen
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Religion: Roman Catholicism
- Race/ Ethnicity: Multiracial (Danish and Peruvian)
- Eye Color: Green
- Hair Color: Brunette
Helena Christensen Body Measurements Height Weight Facts
Helena Christensen Family Details:
- Father: Flemming Christensen
- Mother: Elsa Christensen
- Siblings: Anita Christensen (Sister)
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: Mingus Lucien Reedus (Son)
Helena Christensen Relationships History:
- Michael Hutchence – Singer (1992-1995)
- Norman Reedus – Actor (1998-2003)
- Jon Bon Jovi – Musician (2005)
- Josh Hartnett – Actor (2007-2009)
- Paul Banks – Musician (2008–2015)
Helena Christensen Career Highlights:
- Miss Universe Denmark 1986: Winner
- First Film: Inferno (1992)
- First Music Video: “Wicked Game” by Chris Isaak (1991)
Helena Christensen Distinctive Features:
- Green Eyes
Helena Christensen Body Measurements:
The following list contains Helena Christensen body measurements complete information, such as her weight, height, bust, waist, hip, and shoe size.
- Build: Average
- Height in Feet: 5’ 10”
- Height in Centimeters: 178 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 63 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 139 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 8 (US)
- Body Measurements: 36-26-35
Helena Christensen Interesting Facts:
- She is a passionate photographer.
- Helena is a former Victoria’s Secret Angel.
- Although she’s had several romantic relationships over the years but has never gotten officially married.
- In 1986, she won the Miss Denmark crown and later that year represented her country at the Miss Universe beauty pageant.