BBC HomeExplore the BBC


Accessibility help
Text only
BBC Homepage
BBC Radio
Woman's Hour - Weekdays 10-11am, Saturdays 4-5pm
Listen online to Radio 4


Contact Us

Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

 
leadingwomenarchive
 
  Iman Bowie Tuesday 12 February 2003  
Known as 'the Angel of Africa', Somalian-born Iman Bowie was touted as an African goatherd when she first started modelling in America.

It wasn't long before the truth, that she was a politics graduate who spoke 5 languages, came out. Iman went on to become a world famous model, cosmetics entrepreneur, and supporter of charities.
Iman joins Jenni to speak about her modelling, being a Muslim, and of course about being Mrs David Bowie.

UNHCR Website
Iman's Official Website


Disclaimer
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external websites.
 
Recent items about Leading Women
28 January 2010: Jane Goodall
 
More items in the Leading Women Archive
 
Listen
Listen now to the latest Woman's Hour
Listen Now
Latest programme
 
Listen again to previous programmes
Listen Again
Previous programmes
 
 
 

Retired? Downsizing? Moving home to be nearer the kids?

We'd like to hear your stories about moving house

Image: Find out how more about the Woman's Hour podcast
Podcast
More about Woman's Hour podcasts
 
 




About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy