During their seven-year marriage, everyone was just a little jealous of Heidi Klum and Seal. They were always gushing about each other to the press and packing on the PDA when they were in public, so we all just assumed that they had the perfect marriage, but that wasn’t entirely true. It’s been several years now since they called it quits, so check out these 11 things that you didn’t know about their relationship:
11. First Meeting
Seal and Heidi first met in a hotel lobby in New York City in 2004 and she was immediately attracted to him. “I met him in a hotel lobby in New York City, and he came in just from the gym. I was sitting there and I was like, ‘Wow, he’s a very handsome man,’” she says. “I was physically, straightaway attracted to him, and then we got talking, and I was like, ‘Wow, he’s such a warm and charming man.’” According to her, he was wearing bicycle shorts she saw his entire package and was immediately impressed! He was equally impressed with her. “I was taken aback when I met her. I thought she was one of the most beautiful women I’d seen. I thought: ‘Wow! Whoever goes out with that girl is one lucky guy!’” he told The Daily Mail.