Colorado, United States
- Siblings – Berit Backes (Sister)
Annika Backes is represented by Elite Model Management.
5 ft 11 in or 180 cm
55 kg or 121 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Annika Backes has dated –
- DJ Tiësto (2015-Present) – Annika started dating Dutch DJ Tiësto in 2015. Their relationship was highly discussed by the gossip tabloids due to the 27 years age difference between them. In December 2017, they got engaged as he proposed to her at the One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives. The Dutch DJ made their engagement public by sharing a picture of them kissing on his Instagram account. In September 2019, the love birds finally got married in Utah Desert. Tiesto had written “Love of my life 21-09-2019” as the description on his Instagram while confirming the marriage.
Race / Ethnicity
- Blonde locks
- Tall and lithe figure
9 (US) or 39.5 (EU) or 6.5 (UK)
Annika Backes has done modeling for a number of fashion brands.
Best Known For
- Her relationship with the popular DJ and record producer Tiësto.
- Having walked the runway at a couple of high profile fashion events such as the New York City Fashion Week.
- Her mild popularity on social media platforms. She has more than 100k followers on Instagram.
Annika is not a big fan of hitting the gym. However, she tries to do yoga as much as possible. But, she does yoga more for her sanity and mental wellness than for the exercise purpose.
She also doesn’t believe in following any diet. She just makes sure that she is eating everything in moderation.
Annika Backes Favorite Things
- Designer – Alexander Wang
- Songs – Lazaretto (By Jack White), Thinking Out Loud (By Ed Sheeran)
Source – Pull This Off
Annika Backes Facts
- She was originally discovered in a mall by a talent scout.
- A couple of months after she was discovered, she signed up with Elite Model Management in Miami.
- In her first year as a model, she mostly worked in Seoul, South Korea.
- She has been featured in successful magazines such as Inlove and Luxuriant.
- She eventually moved to New York City to work as a full-time model.
- Follow her on Instagram.
Featured Image by Annika Backes / Instagram