There have been transsexual models for more years than a lot of people realize and I mean many, many years. These gorgeous models might seem to be females, but in reality they are not. Let’s take a look:

Andrej Pajic:

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Australian-born model Andrej Pajic is famous for his ability to model both male and female clothing. In the January, 2011 Paris Fashion shows, he modeled both men and women designer clothes for Jean-Paul Gaultier and men’s clothes for Marc Jacobs. In 2011, he was nominated in the Top Male Models at models.com and came in #18 and came in #98 in FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women in the world.

Lea T.

Transgender Model Lea T Fashions
Transgender Model Lea T Fashions

Brazilian-born, Leandro Cerezo in 1981, Lea T from became one of the most famous transsexual fashion models in the world. The fashion house of Givenchey referred to her as the “muse of high fashion”.

Claudia Charriez:

Claudia Charriez

Being born a male did not stop her from becoming an international model, worldwide. In 2008, once it was discovered that she was actually a he, both America’s Next Top Model and The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency removed her from their roster. That said, she went on to win the America’s Next Top Transgender Model contest on The Tyra Banks Show, in the same year.

Isis King:

America's Next Top Model' s Isis King
America’s Next Top Model’ s Isis King

Born Darrell Walls in 1985, Isis gained notoriety when she became the first transgender to appear and compete on the reality show America’s Next Top Model. She appeared on the show twice.

Florencia De La V:

Florencia Trinidad better known by her stage name Flor de la V, is an Argentine actress, television personality, comedian and vedette.
Florencia Trinidad better known by her stage name Flor de la V, is an Argentine actress, television personality, comedian and vedette.

This Argentinian was born Roberto Carlos Trinidad in 1976 and went on to becoming one of the most famous transgender actresses in the world. She has appeared on soap operas, magazine covers and at one time was a magazine editor. She is currently married and has twin babies conceived through surrogacy.

Sirapassorn Atthayakorn:

SIRAPASSORN ATTHAYAKORN is from Thailand. She is also known as “Sammy”. Sammy was crowned Miss International Queen 2011.
SIRAPASSORN ATTHAYAKORN is from Thailand. She is also known as “Sammy”. Sammy was crowned Miss International Queen 2011.

Formally, Sammy Atthayakorn, she was named Miss International Queen in 2011.

Chamila Asanka:

Sri Lankan model Chamila (AKA Chami) Asanka is an up-and-comer in the world fashion industry. She was also a 2011 contestant in the Miss International Queen.
Sri Lankan model Chamila (AKA Chami) Asanka is an up-and-comer in the world fashion industry. She was also a 2011 contestant in the Miss International Queen.

Born in Sri Lanka, she was a contestant in the Miss International Queen pageant and is considered the newest up-and-coming model in the world of fashion.

Caroline “Tula” Cossey:

Transgender Model Caroline Cossey
Transgender Model Caroline Cossey

Born Barry Kenneth Cossey in Britain, is one of the best known transgender women in the entire world. She won a small roll in the James Bond movie “The Living Daylights, has posed for Playboy and wrote her autobiography about life as a transsexual model and actress “I Am A Woman”.

Roberta Close:

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Brazilian-born, Roberta was the first transsexual model to pose for the Brazilian edition of Playboy. In 1989, she had gender reassignment surgery and went on to pose nude in the Brazilian magazine “Sexy” and was voted the “Most Beautiful Woman in Brazil”. It was reported, that actually she was born a hermaphrodite and not a man.

Malika:

Malika

India-born Malika had undergone four surgeries and countless other medical procedures to become the woman she always wanted to be. In 2011 she was first Indian ladyboy / Kathoey to be chosen to compete in the annual Miss International Queen competition in Thailand.