Romee Strijd is a professional Dutch model. Instagram idol, YouTube star, and social media personality. Romee Strijd is also best known as “Victoria’s Secret Angel”.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Romee Strijd was born in 1995, in Zoetermeer, Netherlands and she celebrates her birthday each year on July 19. Currently, Romee is 25 years old. Similarly, she was born in a Christian family and her birth sign is Cancer. She belongs to Dutch nationality and she is Caucasian Descent by ethnicity. Furthermore, Romee was born to her father Marcel Strijd, and her mother Saskia Bennis. She also has one sister named Ise Strijd.
Talking about her educational details, she hasn’t spoken much about it. Though, Romee is a high school graduate. Likewise, Romee is a big fan of Matt Damon and Jennifer Lawrence. She loves French Cuisine and loves watching Netflix shows, listening to music, and traveling. Additionally, her favorite color is blue and her dream holiday destination is Bali.
Professional life and career
Romee started her modeling career at the age of 14. She was first recognized by a modeling agent and offered her a modeling contract. At first, she ignored it but accepted it later. In 2011, Romee signed a contract with “DNA Model Management”. Romee’s initial modeling assignments helped her to build the foundation in her career. Likewise, she got to work with designers and brands like Jil Sander, Prada, Burberry, and Louis Vuitton.
In 2014, Romee was chosen as a runway model for “Victoria Secret”. Romee shot into fame after this show. Romee was also named “Victoria’s Secret Angel”. This gave great exposure to Romee in the field of modeling. She later walked the ramp for several famous designers and fashion labels like “Badgley Mischka”, “Alexander McQueen”, “Balmain”, “Calvin Klein”, “Céline”, “Christopher Kane”, “Donna Karan”, “EDUN”, “Giambattista Valli”, “Jill Stuart”, “Peter Som”, “Phillip Lim”, “Prabal Gurung”, “Rag & Bone”, “Rochas”, “Roland Mouret”, and many more. Romee is one of the models to be starred in the first-ever edition of ‘Dutch Vogue.’
In February 2016, Romee was declared as the face of Victoria’s Secret’s newly launched perfume XO Victoria. Furthermore, Romee signed a contract as an in-house model with “IMG Models and Management”. Along with this, she also has a YouTube career through her channel where she posts her daily life vlog and also great content. She has gained over 1.8 million subscribers and over 1.5 billion views.
Net Worth and Achievements
Moving towards her net worth, Romee owns an estimated net worth of $5 million US dollars. She gained this huge amount of money from her modeling career. In addition, she also earns from her brands and sponsors on YouTube and Instagram.
To date, Romee hasn’t won any big awards. Though, she has got a silver play button and a gold play button for crossing 100k and 1 million subscribers on YouTube respectively. Looking at her talent and hard work, it can be assumed that Romee is going to win some big awards soon.
Romee married her longtime boyfriend Laurens Van Leeuwen in 2018. Laurens is the son of TV presenter Bert Van. Romee and Laurens started dating in 2009. The couple recently became parents of their first daughter “Mint Van Leeuwen” in May 2020. Furthermore, there are no specific details regarding her past relationships.
Body measurements and Social media
Being a model, Romee is a tall and beautiful lady. She stands 5 feet 11.5 inches (1.81m) tall and weighs around 55 kg (121lbs.). Likewise, her actual body measurement (Chest-Waist-Hip) is around 32-23-33 inches and her bra size is 30B. With a shoe size of 6(UK), Romee has blonde hair color and a pair of attractive blue eyes.
Romee is immensely popular on social media. Firstly, she has an Instagram account with over 6.8 million followers. Romee has nearly 2500 posts regarding her lifestyle. Secondly, Romee is a great YouTube content creator and owns a YouTube channel with more than 1.82 million subscribers.
Romee is comparatively less active on Facebook and Twitter where she is followed by over 8000 and 5000 people respectively. Lastly, she is also fond of using TikTok and has an account with over 1.1 million followers. With her lip-sync and dance videos, she has gained over 9.6 million likes on TikTok.