Claudia Sampedro Biography, Ethnicity and Nationality

Claudia Sampedro (born 27th of October 1989) is a 34-year-old Cuban model with mixed ethnicity; having both Colombian and Moroccan ancestry. She was born in Havana, Cuba, and later moved to the United States. So, while her nationality is Cuban, her ethnic background is a mix of Colombian and Moroccan.

It has come to be an unspoken agreement that the famous lingerie and swimwear model Claudia Sampedro is Kim Kardashian’s mirror image, like her Cuban Twin. Just in the same way with Kim, fans have been keeping up with Claudia which is glaring in the massive number of following she has recorded online, her fanbase has crossed the threshold of one million on Instagram and still counting.

She owes her fast popularity to her very good looking selfies as well as regular uploading of photos which is responsible for getting fans to follow and like her pages, besides, the number of followers she has on both Facebook and Twitter are way above 170k and 165k respectively.

It would not be totally wrong to say that Claudia Sampedro became a sensation on social media platforms due to her astonishing resemblance to Kim, which is evident in her tanned skin, dark brown hair as well as curvaceous figure. In fact, a glimpse of Claudia will instantly get you thinking about the American reality TV star.

The model and actress has taken it upon herself to inspire the female population to take the bull by the horn, taking-on whatever life throws them. In addition to getting women motivated enough to take a quantum leap in their life endeavors, Claudia Sampedro ultimately desires to link her lifestyle, aspirations, and success with a positive and authentic message for the female population. The saying that some women are lost in the fire” whereas others “… are built from it” are her sentiments exactly. In addition to beauty, Claudia also has brains to offer as we are about to discover.

Summary of Claudia Sampedro’s Biography

  • Full name: Claudia Sampedro
  • Gender: Female
  • Date of birth: October 27, 1989
  • Place of Birth: Havana, Cuba
  • Residence: She moved to Miami, Florida, United States when she was 6 years old.
  • Claudia Sampedro’s Age:34 years old
  • Ethnicity: Mixed
  • Nationality: Cubanos
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Religion: Catholicism
  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Relationship: Engaged to NFL player Julius Peppers
  • Claudia Sampedro’s Children: 2
  • Education: Claudia has a degree in Cosmetology.
  • Occupation: Model
  • Claudia Sampedro’s Height in Inches: 5 ft 5 in
  • Claudia Sampedro’s Height in Centimetres: 165 cm
  • Claudia Sampedro’s Weight: 58 kg or 128 lbs.
  • Body measurements in inches: 34-25-36 inches for bust, waist, and hip respectively
  • Hair Color: Blonde (She often tends to dye her hair ‘Dark Brown’)
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Famous for: Appearing on the E! reality series WAGS Miami
  • Claudia Sampedro’s Instagram: claudiasampedro

Claudia Sampedro’s Biography

Claudia Sampedro is Colombian as her parents originated from there. Born on the 27th of October 1989 in Havana Cuba; the young model just turned six when her family migrated to Miami in the US, in search of greener pastures.

She attended one of the local schools there but her modeling career took off when she was 16 years old. After a while, Claudia went to college to study Cosmetology, however, her career path had long been decided by the passion she had for the runway. Claudia’s focus is on lingerie and swimwear modeling and she has graced the covers of many magazines.

Reports have it that Claudia Sampedro was employed by a top plastic surgeon in Miami, though the name of the surgeon has continued to elude the media, it is believed that she was with the doctor before she landed the contract with Nutri Sups as a sponsored glamour model.

Claudia Sampedro’s Ethnicity

Claudia has a mixed heritage. She is of Cuban descent, which strongly influences her cultural background. Moreover, Claudia has often expressed pride in her Cuban heritage on various platforms. Her Latin roots are part of her identity and may influence her approach to her career and public persona.

Claudia Sampedro’s Nationality

Claudia Sampedro was born in Havana, Cuba, making her Cuban by birth. However, she moved to the United States when she was very young (around the age of six), and it’s likely that she may hold American nationality now, but this is speculative based on available public information.

Interesting Facts You Need To Know 

Personal Life 

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Claudia‘s romantic entanglement with NFL player Julius Peppers has been going on since 2014. Julius, who plays on the defensive has been cohabiting with the model for almost five years and together they welcomed a son named Amare on the 21st of September 2015. Prior to 2014, she was having a dalliance with an unidentified guy with whom she had a daughter Keana Skye in 2009. Likewise, her current boyfriend Peppers has a son from a previous relationship.

Claudia Sampedro’s Body Statistics

She is averagely built with a height of 5 feet 5 inches, weighing a total of 58kg. The summary of her body measurement is 34-25-36 inches for bust, waist, and hip respectively. Claudia Sampedro wears a shoe size of 6.5 US, bra size of 34D and comes with brown eyes and blonde hair. However, the rumors have it that she has gone under the knife for breast enhancement.


She started at age 16 with an agent talent scout named John Casablancas who enhanced her popularity by introducing her to numerous modeling shows. Eventually, she landed some modeling opportunities on the print media as well as a few commercials, following which she graced the covers of magazines such as Face to Face Magazine which earned her another job with Mixed Magazine. Claudia Sampedro’s sponsorship deal with Nutri Sups came in 2011. Another big opportunity came her way in 2016 when she was called to join the cast of WAGS Miami which means Wives and Girlfriend of Sportspersons. Claudia was invited because of her relationship with Julius Peppers.

Did Claudia Sampedro Have Plastic Surgery?

It is widely rumored that Claudia’s enviable appearance is not all a product of natural endowment as she has reportedly undergone a surgical facelift. It is possible that this rumor holds no substance and has arisen only because Claudia is said to have worked for a top plastic surgeon in Miami. But, it could also be true.

Is Claudia Sampedro Married?

Claudia Sampedro is not married but she’s been in a relationship with NFL player Julius Peppers since 2014 and many think they are married because they got engaged. However, after their engagement, things became very quiet about their relationship, thus many assumed that the two had secretly gotten married, but this does not seem to be the case, as either couple who maintains a high level of activity on social media would have most likely revealed it.

Does Claudia Sampedro Have Kids?

Claudia‘s romantic entanglement with NFL player Julius Peppers has has produced a son named Amare, who was born on the 21st of September 2015. Prior to 2014, she was having a dalliance with an unidentified guy with whom she had a daughter, Keana Skye, in 2009.

What is Claudia Sampedro’s Net Worth?

Claudia Sampedro current wealth has been pegged at $1 million. Her sources of income are numerous; she earns from modeling, acting, sponsorship, endorsements as well as social media platforms. Additionally, for every photo shoot, she takes from $30k to $40k.


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