Ujjwala Raut

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Ujjwala Raut
Ujjwala Raut.jpg
Born (1978-06-11) June 11, 1978 (age 36)
Ethnicity Indian
Spouse(s) Craig Maxwell (2004 - 2009) divorced [1]
Modeling information
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 49 kg (108 lb)

Ujjwala Raut (born June 11, 1978) is an Indian model. Touted to be the first supermodel of India,[2] She walked the runway for Yves Saint-Laurent, Roberto Cavalli, Hugo Boss, Cynthia Rowley, Diane von Furstenberg, Dolce & Gabbana, Betsey Johnson, Gucci, Valentino, Oscar de la Renta, and Emilio Pucci, Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. She has also posed for advertisements of Dolce & Gabbana, Gap, H&M, Pianegonda, Roberto Cavalli, and Yves Saint-Laurent. Raut has graced the covers of ELLE, Time, L'Officiel Magazine, Tank, and WWD.[3]


Raut was a 17-year-old commerce student when she won "Femina Look of the Year" at the Femina Miss India 1996 contest. She was also among the top fifteen in the 1996 Elite Model Look contest in Nice.[4][5]

Personal life[edit]

She is the elder sister of upcoming model Sonali Raut. In 2004 Ujjwala married Craig Maxwell and divorced him in 2009[6]


External links[edit]