All the truth about Candice Swanepoel’s ex-husband, Hermann Nicoli


• Hermann Nicoli was born in Brazil on July 8, 1982 and is a model.
• He is the ex-husband of South African model and philanthropist Candice Swanepoel.
• Interested in sports, he was spotted by a model scout and offered a contract shortly after graduating from high school in 2000.
• He and Candice Swanepoel married in August 2015 and had two sons before divorcing in 2018.
• He is physically active and enjoys traveling, watching movies and spending time with his dogs.


Known from movies

Short information

Net value $10 million
Date of birth October 20, 1988
Marking Her waist-to-hip ratio
Fact Voted #10 on Ask Men’s top 99 ‘most desirable’ celebrity women of 2012.

Who is Herman Nicoli?

Hermann Nicoli was born in Brazil, on July 8, 1982 – his zodiac sign is Cancer and he is a Brazilian national. He’s a modelbut who is perhaps best known as the ex-husband of famed South African model and philanthropist Candice Swanepoel.

Youth and education

Hermann grew up alongside his sisters Gabi and Sabrina in Brazil, keeping the details of his private life to himself other than his marriage – it is believed he grew up in a middle-class family, but his parents worked hard to put food on the table. to make.

Hermann was interested in sports when he entered high school and played football for the school team, but after being spotted by a model scout and offered his first contract with a modeling agency, Hermann decided to focus on his modeling career. He graduated in 2000 and then chose not to go to college, instead focusing on his career.

Career as a model

Hermann has been a part of the modeling industry for just over two decades now, while not much is known about the designers he may have walked the catwalk for, nor the magazines he has been featured in – as of December 2020, he is signed with Next Model Management.

Love life and marriage with Candice Swanepoel

Hermann met Candice Swanepoel at a fashion event in Paris, France in 2005. Hermann was 23 at the time while Candice was only 17. weeks later. They dated for the next 10 years before Hermann proposed to Candice in August 2015 – in March 2016 it was announced that Candice was pregnant and they welcomed their son Anaca on October 5 of the same year.

Candice Swanepoel and Hermann Nicoli

She subsequently gave birth to their second son, but in November 2018, Hermann and Candice divorced for unknown reasons.

Neither Candice nor Hermann have spoken about the people they may have dated since their divorce, and as of December 2020, Hermann is single, married once and has two sons.

Hobbies and other interests

Hermann is very physically active, as this is important for his modeling career – he works out in the gym four to five times a week and follows a strict diet, hence his muscular body. He also often practices different sports with his friends, such as football and tennis.

He loves to travel and his modeling career has taken him to many US states as well as several European and Asian countries while his dream travel destination is Paris in France.

He is an animal lover and has two pet dogs.

In his spare time, Hermann likes to watch movies, and his favorite actor and actress are the late Robin Williams and Natalie Portman, while some of his favorite movies are “Patch Adams”, “Good Will Hunting” and “Leon: The Professional”. .

Herman Nicole

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Age, height and power

Hermann is 38 years old. He has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 1.85 m tall and weighs about 72 kg. As of December 2020, his net worth is estimated to be over $1.5 million while Candice’s net worth is said to be over $25 million.

Who is Candice Swanepoel?

Candice Susan Swanepoel was born in Mooi River, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa, on October 20, 1988 – her zodiac sign is Libra and she is a South African national.

She is perhaps best known for being a Victoria’s Secret Angel until 2017 and for being the 8th highest earning model in 2016 list compiled by the business magazine “Forbes”.

Candice grew up in Mooi River alongside her brother Stephen, by their father Willem Swanepoel and mother Eileen Swanepoel. She grew up ballet dancing and attended St. Anne’s Diocesan College – she was 15 when she was spotted by a scout and began her modeling career.

Candice has been featured in numerous “Vogue” magazine editorials, including American, British, and Russian, she has appeared in South African, British, German, and Brazilian versions of the “Elle” lifestyle magazine, and several editorials of magazines “GQ” and “Harper’s Bazaar”.

She has walked the runway for countless designers, including Tommy Hilfiger, Oscar de la Renta, and Ralph Lauren, and has appeared in advertising campaigns for companies such as Swarovski, True Religion, and Versace.

Candice became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2010 and was the one who opened a Canadian Victoria’s Secret store on August 12, 2010.

In 2013, she wore ‘the fantasy bra’ worth $10 million at a Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show — the bra had about 4,200 gemstones, including diamonds, yellow sapphires, and rubies.

She is also a designer and released her own swimwear line Tropic of C in 2018.

In 2014, Candice topped the Hot 100 list compiled by the men’s magazine “Maxim”, and in 2019, she won Revolve’s Woman of the Year Award.

She is a philanthropist who mainly works with the international non-profit organization mothers2mothers, which aims to rid Africa of AIDS – Candice has been the organization’s global ambassador since May 2019.

General information

First and last name Candice Swanepoel
Net value $10 million
Date of birth October 20, 1988
Height 1.77m, 1.85m
Weight 119 lbs
Profession Fashion model, supermodel
Nationality South African, Brazilian


Parents Willem Swanepoel, Eileen Swanepoel
Brothers or sisters Stephen Swanepoel
Partner Hermann Nicoli, Hermann Nicoli, Candice Swanepoel, Candice Swanepoel

Links to social profiles

To notice

# Marks / Signs
1 Her waist-to-hip ratio
2 Long blonde hair and light blue eyes


# Quote
1 I grew up on a farm in South Africa and was scouted there and they sent me to Europe. It’s kind of blessed, it’s all moved so fast since then.
2 I was a ballet dancer growing up and that’s what I was convinced I was going to be. I was very skinny, braces; so I never thought I would become a model.
3 [on her weight loss speculation]: I am healthy and happy. I am encouraged to know how much everyone cares about me, but in this case everything is normal and fine.
4 [on her favorite fashion designers] My favorite designers are Chloe, D&G, Christian Louboutin and Marc Jacobs. I change my style from day to day, so I have a lot of favorites.


# Fact
1 Gave birth to her first child at the age of 27, a son named Anacã Nicoli on October 5, 2016. The child’s father is her fiancé, Hermann Nicoli.
2 Does not have a driver’s license.
3 Dating Hermann Nicoli since 2005 and they got engaged in August 2015. They have a son together.
4 Ranked #1 on Maxim’s “Hot 100” of 2014 list.
5 Ranked #11 on AskMen’s list of the top 99 “Most Desirable” Famous Women of 2013.
6 Voted #10 on Ask Men’s top 99 ‘most desirable’ celebrity women of 2012.
7 Cousin of actresses Minka McConaughey and Mila McConaughey.
8 Ranked No. 62 in the 2011 FHM list of “100 Sexiest Women in the World”.
9 Ranked #28 sexiest woman in the world by the Spanish version of DT magazine.
10 Ranked #6 on’s Top Sexist Models list.
11 Ranked number 20 on Ask Men’s 99 top “most desirable women” list of 2011.
12 Speaks English, Afrikaans and Portuguese.
13 Does a lot of work in fashion, mainly swimwear and lingerie.
14 She can earn up to R40000 (5000 Euros) per day.
15 Discovered in a shopping center in Durban, by a model scout, when she was 16 years old.
16 The first South African model to participate in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.




Title Year Status Character
The Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2006 Documentary model for TV movies


Title Year Status Character
The Victoria’s Secret Swim Special 2016 TV special herself
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour Live 2015 Video herself
Today 2014-2015 TV serials Herself / Herself – Victoria’s Secret Angel
Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2015 TV movie herself
The Victoria’s Secret Swim Special 2015 TV special herself
RachelRay 2015 TV serials Self – Model
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2015 TV serials herself
Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2014 TV movie herself
CBS this morning 2014 TV serials Self – Model
Entertainment tonight 2014 TV serials Self – Model
The initiate 2014 TV serials herself
Fashion news live 2014 TV serials herself
Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2013 TV special herself
Good day LA 2013 TV serials herself
Miracle view 2013 TV serials herself
Fox and friends 2013 TV serials Herself – Victoria’s Secret Angel
The Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2012 TV special herself
Live big morning buzz 2012 TV serials herself
The Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2011 TV special herself
The Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2010 TV special herself
The Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2009 TV special herself
The Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2008 TV special Self – Model
The Victoria’s Secret fashion show 2007 TV special Self – Model
Blank card 2005 TV serials Herself (segment “Mooiriver Magic”)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia