Emily Ratajkowski’s 25th Birthday. Credits: Rachel Murray / Stringer / Getty Images

Although the name Emily Ratajkowski may not ring a bell, her face definitely will. She is in the limelight for several reasons, one of them being the bold statement she made by taking a naked selfie with none other than Kim Kardashian. Surely you all must be huge fans of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” video. Now, go back in the past to the day when you first saw the video and try to recollect a girl prancing around in the video topless. Yes, that was Emily Ratajkowski!

On the occasion of her birthday, which is today, (June 7) we decided to give you some details about her life. First, let us all wish a very happy birthday to Emily Ratajkowski. This brings us to the question, “How old is Emily Ratajkowski?” Well, the model turned 25 today and is quickly gaining attention all the over world. Read on to find out five things thatyou probably did not know about her.



Although her name sounds Eastern European, Ratajkowski was actually born in London, England, to American parents. She is the only child of John David Ratajkowski and Kathleen Balgley. Her mother was a full-time teacher and her parents didn’t really like the idea of their daughter entering the modeling industry at a young age. Therefore, Ratajkowski didn’t enter the field of modeling until she was 14.

Featured in iCarly

Nickelodeon selected her and gave her the role of Tasha (Gibby’s girlfriend) in the third season of iCarly. However, she was there in the show for only two episodes.

“Blurred Lines” Music Video

Emily Ratajkowski Blurred Lines Music Video

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One of the reasons that Ratajkowski rose to prominence is due to Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” music video. Upon re-watching the video closely, you will see that among the models is Ratajkowski running around in the video.

Gone Girl

Since her entry into the music industry got her noticed,Raqtajkowski landed herselfa small role in the movie Gone Girl, which starred Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike. She played the role of a teenager having an illicit affair with her teacher (Affleck).

We Are Your Friends

This movie was her breakthrough in the industry. She bagged her first leading role opposite Zac Efron in the movie We Are Your Friends, in which she played Efron’s love interest.