She was invited to the Oval Office by President Barack Obama in February 2010 to discuss early childhood development.Shakira is currently the highest-selling Colombian artist of all time, and the second most successful female Latin singer behind Gloria Estefan, having sold over 70 million albums worldwide.She was interested in sports as a young girl and specialized in the javelin throw.In 1998, Franco broke the South American national record for the Under-17 age group in both the javelin and triple jump.In 1978, Laetitia Casta was born in Pont-Audemer, Normandy, France.
In 1995, Shakira founded the Pies Descalzos Foundation, which is a Colombian charity.
In her career, Casta has been the official face of L’Oréal, Dior, and Chanel.
She was featured in Tommy Hilfiger, Miu Miu, and XOXO ad campaigns, as well as on the cover of over 100 magazines, including In 2010, Laetitia Casta became the face of Ralph Lauren’s newest fragrance, Notorious.
Casta succeeded model Inès de la Fressange in achieving the honor. Laetitia Casta is currently engaged to Italian actor Stefano Accorsi.
The couple has two children together, a son named Orlando, born in September 2006, and a daughter named Athena, born in August 2009.