Posted July 19, 2013

Sports Illustrated’s 50 Greatest Swimsuit Models (30-21)

50 Greatest Swimsuit Models, Alumni


This week, Sports Illustrated will be counting down its Top 50 all-time models, 10 per day, with the winner being revealed on Friday in conjunction with SI’s Summer of Swim Event at Wynn Las Vegas. Check back all week as the list is revealed.

COMPLETE LIST: No. 50-41 | No. 40-31 | No. 20-11 (coming Thu.) | No. 10-1 (coming Fri.)

30. Julie Henderson

Hometown: Katy, Texas
Years in Swimsuit Issue: 7 (2007-13)
Social: Twitter | Instagram

Henderson, who has been modeling since age 13, has appeared in the last seven swimsuit issues, trailing only Anne V for most appearances by a current model. The Texas native is not only a swimsuit  model, she is also a designer who recently launched her own swimwear line with Basta Surf.

Random Fact: Her grandfather discovered the Henderson grapefruit while working at a citrus farm in South Texas.

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