Blast from the past: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have never looked so different!
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Even though Aishwarya had enrolled at Raheja College, she gave up her education to carve a niche for herself as a model.
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Aishwarya was just in the ninth grade, when she earned her first modelling assignment that for Camlin Pencils.
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It was her professors at Jai Hind College who clicked her. These pictures were published in a fashion magazine.
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In 1991, she decided to enter the Ford Supermodel Contest.
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She was just 17 when Rai won the Ford Supermodel Contest and appeared in Vogue Magazine India.
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The model-turned-actor has graced the cover of Indian Vogue thrice.
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Rai gained immense popularity after she appeared in a Pepsi commercial with actor Aamir Khan.
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Aishwarya is the only female actor to have endorsed both popular brands Pepsi and Coca-Cola.
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Even while she was pursuing her studies in architecture, she didn’t quit modeling.
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In 2000, Aishwarya was named the "Most Beautiful Miss World" of all time.
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Rai continued to pursue a career as an accompalished model until she became an impressive actress.
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Some of the brands she has modelled for include Titan Watches, Longines watches, L'Oréal, Coca-Cola, Lakmé Cosmetics, Casio pager, Philips, Palmolive, Lux, Fuji films, Nakshatra Diamond Jewellery, and Kalyan Jewellers.
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She was named the official brand ambassador for De Beers diamonds in India.
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She was ranked the 2nd most popular watch brand ambassador worldwide in a survey. This survey was conducted by World Watch Report.