Everything To Know About The Family Behind Iconic Couple- Zayn Malik & Gigi Hadid

Going back to the roots

While we are all eagerly waiting for Gigi Hadid’s due date,let’s dive into the history of Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid’s Family Tree.

Many are aware of Gigi’s Supermodel Sister Bella Hadid, most people are not aware of the rest of the Hadid and Malik family.

The first to introduce in the Hadid family are of course the Hadid sisters, that are all very famous, and who better to start with than Bella Hadid herself.

23-year-old Bella, who has been named 2016’s Model Of the Year by Models.com and has been an ambassador of multiple brands like Dior Makeup, Versace, Bulgari, Fendi, and Alexander Wang. She was also in a relationship with her famous ex, Abel aka The Weekend.

Marielle Hadid

The 40-year-old Marielle is the eldest sibling in the Hadid family. The eldest daughter of Mohamed Hadid (the father of the Hadid’s), she is a daughter from a previous marriage, making her Gigi’s Stepsister. She recently released an eyewear brand called Hadid Eyewear and is a mother of two beautiful children, who are often featured on Gigi’s Instagram.

Alana Hadid

The 35-year-old is the younger blood-sister to Marielle. She is a fashion designer based in New York and has worked with brand Lou & Grey. She describes her dressing style as a solid mix of vintage and current fashion eclectic, unique and a bit androgynous,” in a brief interview.

Anwar Hadid

Moving on to the Hadid family’s only son, Anwar Hadid. The 21-year-old model is the youngest sibling in the fashionable family and a blood-brother to Gigi and Bella. While his life is not under the spotlight as much as his model sisters, he is in a romantic relationship with the sensational popstar Dua Lipa.

Yolanda Hadid

The gorgeous mother to Gigi is known as a modelling legend who worked in the ’80s and now is known for her work in the popular show ‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’. She is really close to her children and is very particular in spending almost every holiday with her family.  She shared her excitement for Gigi Hadid’s pregnancy in a Dutch celebrity news TV show RTL Boulevard, saying

“I’m excited to become Oma (Grandmother) in September… we feel very blessed.”

Mohamed Hadid

The 71-year-old father to the Hadids is a real-estate tycoon known for his work in the posh neighborhood of Bel-Air, in the city of Los Angeles, and Beverly Hills in Los Angeles County, California. He was married to Yolanda Hadid for six years before their separation in 2000, but the ex-couple is still very close to their 3 children.

Moving on to Zayn Malik’s family. Let’s start with his supportive mother, Tricia Brannan Malik

The 51-year- old mother has been supportive of Zayn, as far as to encouraging Zayn to give his audition to X-factor which sparked his career. She is an excellent cook, who has inspired her son’s lover Gigi to try out her special curry recipe, which she features on her Instagram @mammamalik.

Doniya Malik

She is a fashion blogger, influencer, and entrepreneur along with being the eldest of all four Malik siblings, she has a huge following on her Instagram.

Waliyha Malik

Waliyha is probably the closest to Zayn, as she has been seen celebrating Eid with him along with his mom and Gigi.  She was also featured in the popular One Direction music video to the song ‘Story of My Life’.

Safaa Malik

The youngest in the family, she has already begun a separate life of her own by giving birth to daughter Zaneyah, after her marriage in 2019.

Yaser Malik

Born in Pakistan, Yaser is a really caring father, with most of his Instagram posts devoted to his son. “Flower” a song from his solo debut album, Mind of Mine is dedicated to his loving father. Zayn thanks his father for familiarising him with the music of artists like Prince, Bob Marley, and Notorious B.I.G.

“When I was little, I think it was a bit of a mission of his to turn me on to ’90s hip-hop,” he wrote in his autobiography called Zayn.

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