“American model. Kloss is ranked 2nd on the Top 50 Models Womenlist by Models.com. Vogue Paris declared her one of the top 30 models of the 2000s. Kloss was born in Chicago, Illinois, and her family moved to St. Louis, Missouri in 1994.Kloss has called her classical ballet training “a beautiful thing” that taught her how to move in the modeling world and was a great training ground for her runway walk. Kloss was “discovered at a local benefit runway show”.