Cheryl Tiegs moved along with her family to Alhambra, California, in 1952. As a senior at Alhambra High School, Tiegs posed for a swimsuit ad for bathing suit manufacturer Cole of California; She did the ad at the age of Seventeen and launched her career as a model. Although she enrolled as an English major at California State University, she left college before her junior year to pursue her career in modeling and acting.
Tiegs was the first model to appear twice on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, but she significantly raised her profile in 1978, when she posed in a fishnet swimsuit. Tiegs additionally made the cover of People four times and did three covers for TIME. A year later, she was signed to a reported $1.5 million two-year contract with Cover Girl cosmetics, then the biggest contract ever.
Cheryl Tiegs has reached the age of 69. She started her career from 1964. She is a woman having American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Tiegs has been married four times with four different persons. Her first husband was Stan Dragoti who was advertising executive for her starting day's modeling management house. They got married in 1970 and divorced after nine years, on 1979.
Again, in 1981 she married photographer Peter Beard and after two years of their married life, the couple separated with a divorce in 1983. In 1990 she again married an aspiring actor Anthony Peck and they divorced in 1994. Again she married with yoga instructor Rod Stryker who is also a son of actor Gregory Peck in 1998 and divorced him in 2001. She has three sons: Zackary, with Anthony Peck, and twins Theo and Jaden, who were delivered during her marriage to Rod Stryker. The estimated net worth of Tiegs in recent days is reported to be around U.S $ 14 million.