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Raquel Zimmermann (born May 6, 1983) is a Brazilian model.


She was born in Bom Retiro do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

She practices the Transcendental Meditation technique.

Career beginnings

She was discovered by a scouting agency in Porto Alegre, Brazil at the age of 14 and made her way to Japan and on to Paris. Shortly thereafter, Steven Meisel booked her for the cover of Vogue Italia, September 2000, and her modelling career began in earnest.

Personal life

She is married to a Chilean photographer Ruy Sanchez Blanco.

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Raquel walked in three Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows.


Raquel walked in Segment 2 and Segment 3.


Raquel walked in Segment 1: Sexy Santa Helpers and Segment 3: Sexy Crystal Princesses.


Raquel walked in Segment 1: Femme Fatale and Segment 3: Come Fly With Me.

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