David Bowie and Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid met in the late 90s. They attended to a dinner party, and met in there.
Iman mesmerized Bowie during the dinner, which he was so excited that he couldn’t sleep after their first date. He stated that Iman would be his wife, and he was sure of it as he had never pursued anything in his life.
Bowie invited Iman for tea, as the model stated, Bowie was constantly stating that he was nervous during their date.
After two weeks of communication, Iman grow interest to their relationship, and she stated that she knew Bowie was a keeper, when he meet her at the airport with flowers.
The first public appearance of the couple came in November, 1990. As Iman was hesitant about their relationship, as she once stated that she was not sure about getting into a relationship with “somebody like him.”
Later, Bowie proposed to her, and they got married on the 24th of April, 1992.
They had another ceremony in Florence, Italy, during a rainy day.
As people expected that their relationship would be a public affair, but they were not. The couple managed to keep their relationship in private, as many famous couple would fail in to do.
The couple welcomed their daughter, Alexandria in 2000, and Iman stated that their daughter had brought a contentment to their marriage.
The family managed to create their family, away from the spotlight, even though Bowie was a worldy known star. After PEOPLE magazine visited their home in 2005, in New York, they reported that the family were living in their domestic style.
Iman stated that they were “very normal,” in their interview. The mother of one stated that she was cooking, and taking her daughter to her music and dance classes.
Bowie said that his wife was a “mom 24/7.”
On the 1st of January, 2016, Bowie’s passing away shocked the world, as it was not a surprise for his close circle. He was battling with liver cancer, but they were keeping it as a secret from the public.
Bowie was at the age of 69 when he passed away, and he wanted to keep the news of his deteriorating health away from the public, and his fans, as he would only talk with his close friend, Tony Visconti.
Visconti stated that Bowie was incredibly ill, and he would have problems with talking. After starting to chemo, Bowie started to recover as Visconti stated, and he was in remission in mid-2015.
As Visconti stated, Bowie was hopeful for recovering, but the cancer reutned, and this time, it was beyond any treatment.
As Iman was in love with her husband, she had no plans of marrying with another person, after her husband’s passing away.
“No, I will not. I still feel married. Someone a few years ago referred to David as my late husband and I said: ‘No, he’s not my late husband. He’s my husband.” 66-year-old Iman stated.
She had created a campaign with Bethann Hardison and Naomi Campbell where they worked to make brands to use black models in their adverts.
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