Fernanda Tavares was born on September 22, 1980. Fernanda Tavares is a Brazilian model. Born in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, Tavares was appearing in local shows at the age of nine, and at just 13 she won the “Elite Look of the Year” contest.
A year later, Fernanda Tavares was invited by agents to go to Sao Paulo to pursue a modeling career. In 1998, at the age of 17, she was already appearing on the covers of fashion magazines – L’Officiel Paris, Deutsch and U.S. Marie Claire and Vogue Paris – having signed up with the Marilyn Modeling Agency in both New York City and Paris.