Swanepoel, who was born in South Africa, is known for her long legs and perfect features. The blue-eyed blonde has appeared on runaways around the world since she was discovered at the age of 15. She has since been featured regularly on fashion magazine covers.
In 2014, Swanepoel outranked other popular celebrities on Maxim's list, including Scarlett Johansson, who earned the number two spot, and singer Katy Perry, who appeared at number three, reports CNN. Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence took the number five spot.Learn more about Magazines & Newspapers