2. In 2018, she was chosen as the runner up for “Breakout Star of the Year” by models.com
3. Adesuwa Aighewi was born in Minnesota to a Thai-born Chinese mother and a Nigerian father. Before modeling she was a chemistry student at the University of Maryland where she started attending at age 15. As her parents are environmental scientists, she moved frequently and spent half of her childhood in Nigeria.
4. Aighewi was discovered on the campus of the University of Maryland.
5. She has walked for Alexander Wang, Coach, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Kenzo, Kate Spade, Miu Miu, Bottega Veneta, Marc Jacobs, Yeezy, Michael Kors, Prabal Gurung, Christian Dior, Fendi, and Tommy Hilfiger among others.
6. She has appeared in advertisements for Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Vera Wang, and Chanel.
7. Aighewi is currently ranked on the Hot List on models.com.