Veronica Webb is one of the original supermodels of the 90s and the first Black model with a significant beauty company contract. The American beauty is also a writer, actress, and TV personality.
Date Of Birth
February 25, 1965
Detroit, Michigan, USA
5'10½" / 179cm
Tattoos And Piercings
Veronica has at least one tattoo.
Best Known For
Webb, alongside Christy Turlington, Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, and Karen Mulder, belongs to the golden generation of supermodels. She worked with Chanel, Victoria's Secret, and Versace, but her biggest modeling accomplishment was becoming the first Black supermodel who scored a major beauty contract.
Webb was signed with Revlon, appeared in music videos and movies, and is still one of the most beautiful and best-dressed models.
Number Of Instagram Followers (Updated In June 2022)
Who Is Veronica Webb Dating?
Veronica is married to Chris Del Gatto.
Veronica Webb Boyfriends/Girlfriends
Webb married George Robb, an archeologist, in 2002, and they have two daughters. They divorced in 2009.
She married Chris Del Gatto, a jewelry expert, in 2013.
Veronica Webb Instagram
Veronica started Instagram on January 25, 2016. She posted a photo of herself from Central Park, wearing a stylish winter outfit.
On her Instagram, Webb shares throwbacks, photos from her everyday life, and inspirational stories. She stands against misogyny and racism, often sharing her experiences.
About Veronica Webb
Outside of the entertainment industry, Webb is involved with numerous charitable organizations, including LIFEBeat, Product Red and the RPM Nautical Foundation. LIFEBeat is close to Webb's heart because she was deeply affected by the AIDS crisis in the 80s as a model living in New York.
When she was 19, Veronica got a scholarship to Parsons and started modeling in New York.
In 1991 Webb made her feature film debut in Spike Lee's Jungle Fever.
Webb was the co-host of the first season of Bravo's Tim Gunn's Guide To Style.
In 2010, she became the face of Eucerin.
Veronica wrote essays and columns for Interview, Paper Magazine, Panorama, Details, Elle, The Sunday Times, The New York Times Syndicate, Conde Nast's Cookie magazine, and Esquire.
She graced covers of Elle, Vogue, Marie Claire, etc.
Veronica is the daughter of Marion (Stewart) and Leonard Douglas Webb. Her parents both served in WW II.
She has two older sisters, one an oncologist and the other a mathematician.
Webb learned French from Azzedine Alaia, with whom she lived during her stay in Paris.
Veronica and her daughter appeared in Saks' Mother's Day shoot.
Webb enjoys decorating and traveling.
The supermodel works out, does yoga, and meditates, to keep her youthful appearance and spirit.