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SI Swimsuit Issue Features First Hijab-Wearing Model

Jeff Katz
April 29, 2019 - 5:36 pm

Meet Halima Aden, the newest cover model for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She is pictured on the cover fully clothed and wearing her hijab as well as a custom-made burkini, making her the first model to do so in this always-anticipated issue from the popular magazine.

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