Baddie Winkle is a grandma and an Instagram sensation. She is the coolest grandma on the planet. She is 87 years old.
At the same time, she has a lot of followers on social media platforms like twitter and instagram. On Instagram, she has over 3 million followers.
We can say that she is a social media sensation. Even Rihanna follows this 87 years old badass grandma.
Her bio says, “Stealing your man since 1928”. Miley Cyrus has also proclaimed her to be a style icon. She has an age defying style sensation. Baddiewinkle has featured on M.A.C’s website.
She has also featured on the cover page of the Paper magazine.
She has a partnership with Burger King.
She is a living example of the phrase, “Age is just a number.”. Helen Ruth Van Winkle popularly known as Baddiewinke stays in n Hazard, Kentucky. She was born on July 18th, 1928. Helen Ruth Van Winkle’s great grand daughter, Kennedy Lewis came home one day and found that she was wearing a tie-dye. She immediately posted that picture on social media. As soon as she did this, the social media was taken by storm. People instantly became obsessed with her.
However, there is a story behind her redefined avatar. Her husband, Earl died in a car accident on their thirty-fifth wedding anniversary.
Also, soon after that, her son died of bone cancer. When she lost her husband and son, she was dejected to a great extent. However, after certain days, she was tired of grieving and decided to change herself.
Since then, she has been befriending a lot of celebrities. Khloe Kardashian is her best friend.
Along with Khloe Kardashian, Miley Cyrus is her best friend too.
Last year at the shorty awards, she was named “Instagrammer of the year”.
She has also attended Grammy and MTV Movie awards.
She is a hardcore feminist and loved to dance when she was young. She also is a Netflix addict. She spends most of her day chilling at her home watching various shows on NetFlix.
With all the fame coming towards her way, she never let that fame ruin her friendships.
Recently she has started modeling for a Los Angeles based brand, Dimepiece. At 87 years old, she is the oldest model they have ever signed.
She has even posted a series of photographs dressed up like famous celebrities.