Born on April 14, 1993, Josephine Skriver was raised by her lesbian mother and gay father in Denmark. She debuted as an international fashion model in 2011 and has since worked with some of the world’s most prestigious brands and top publications. Her dedication to LGBT activism has been documented by the likes of American Vogue, Elle, and i-D Magazine.
At the age of 15, she was discovered and approached about her modeling potential while on a trip to New York with her soccer team. Shortly thereafter, she was signed by Unique Models, an international modeling agency based in Copenhagen.
Josephine Skriver’s mother is an IT analyst and her father is a marine biologist. Her mother is a lesbian and her father is gay; Skriver and her younger brother, Oliver, were conceived through IVF.
Josephine Skriver has been in a relationship with American musician Alexander DeLeon since 2013; in November 2018, the couple announced their engagement. They live together in Nashville, Tennessee. She is an avid fan of the NHL’s Nashville Predators and the NFL’s Las Vegas Raiders and can be frequently spotted at their games.
5 things she can’t live without Phone, friends, family, sleep, and food. She has become a morning person. She likes to start her day early and get everything done.
Skriver’s net worth is estimated to be $12 million.
Josephine has been named Sports Illustrated newest rookie for the 2020 magazine shoot, and she is kicking off her position as a sports correspondent for the company during the Super Bowl.