Chanel Iman Robinson an American model height 5 feet 10 inches born on December 1, 1990 is known professionally as Chanel Iman. She is best known for her work as a Victorias Secret angel/model. Iman started modeling with Ford Models at the age of 13 as a child model in Los Angeles, California. She flew to New York in 2006 and won third place in Fords Supermodel of the World contest. Shortly after, she signed on with the agency. In February and July 2007, Iman appeared on the cover of Teen Vogue.