Reeva Steenkamp

Steenkamp was a noted socialite and a South African model who was gunned down by her boyfriend Oscar Pistorius in 2013

On Valentine's Day 2013, Steenkamp was killed by her boyfriend, Oscar Pistorius, who said he believed she was an intruder hiding in the bathroom.

On Valentine's Day 2013, Steenkamp was killed by her boyfriend, Oscar Pistorius, who said he believed she was an intruder hiding in the bathroom. (Getty)

Steenkamp had been dating Oscar Pistorius, a South African Olympic and Paralympic runner, since November 2012.

Steenkamp had been dating Oscar Pistorius, a South African Olympic and Paralympic runner, since November 2012. (AFP)

She was ranked #40 in the FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World poll of South African FHM readers in 2011 and #45 in 2012.

She was ranked #40 in the FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World poll of South African FHM readers in 2011 and #45 in 2012. (Instagram)

She appeared in FHM magazine as a model and cover girl and was the first face of Avon cosmetics in South Africa.

She appeared in FHM magazine as a model and cover girl and was the first face of Avon cosmetics in South Africa. (Instagram)

Steenkamp was a keen horse rider until she broke her back in a fall in her early 20s and had to learn to walk again. (Pictures taken from her twitter and Instagram account)

Steenkamp was a keen horse rider until she broke her back in a fall in her early 20s and had to learn to walk again. (Pictures taken from her twitter and Instagram account) (Agencies)

June and Barry Steenkamp, parents of Reeva Steenkamp. Barry is a horse trainer in South Africa.

June and Barry Steenkamp, parents of Reeva Steenkamp. Barry is a horse trainer in South Africa. (Getty)

Reeva had been modeling since she was 14 years old.

Reeva had been modeling since she was 14 years old.  (Instagram)