Chrissy Teigen Biography

Updated On Jan 31, 2019 Published On Nov 27, 2015
Facts of Chrissy Teigen
Date of Birth: 1985 , November-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Chrissy Teigen
Birth Name Christine Diane Stephens
Nick Name Chrissy
Father Ron Teigen Sr.
Mother Vilailuck Teigen
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Delta, Utah, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Model
Working For Television
Net Worth $ 2 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark Brown
Body Measurements 37-25-34
Breast Size 34C
Waist size 25
Hip Size 34
Shoe Size 9 (US) or 40 (EU) or 6.5 (UK)
Weight in KG 55 kg
Affair with John Legend
Boyfriend John Legend
Married Yes
Married to John Legend (m. 2013)
Children 1
Divorce N/A
Education Huntington Beach High School
Sisters Tina Teigen
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American model Chrissy Teigen is popular in the fashion world for her appearance in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. Besides her modeling career, she is also an actress and television personality.

Chrissy Teigen Birth, Nationality

She was born on November 30, 1985, in Delta, Utah, United States, to Vilailuck Teigen, & Ron Teigen Sr. The 33 years old actress belongs to American nationality and white ethnicity.

Career As an Actress and TV works 

She is also the co-host of the television show, Lip Sync Battle. Born as Christine Diane Teigen in Delta, Utah, the United States of America to Vilailuck Teigen and Ron Teigen Sr., Chrissy was raised in the middle-class family. She is an American and is of Norwegian and Thai descent.

After her high school days, Chrissy began working in a surf shop. There she was discovered by a photographer and he convinced her to begin her modeling career. Then she became an IGN Babe in 2004 and since then she has been representing herself as an IMG Models. She also modeled for Deal or No Deal. Her big break as a model came in 2010 when she appeared in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. It is rumored that she is going to appear in 2016 movie in a lead role but that is not certain.

Love Affairs, Marriage, Divorce, & Relationships

In 2007, while Chrissy was on the set of the music video, stereo, she met the love of her life, John Legend. They began their love affairs since then. After years of love life, they announced their engagement in December 2011 and they finally got married on the 14th of September 2013.

Recently on October 12th, they announced that they were expecting their first child together. They are a happy loving spouse and there is no sign of them getting divorced.

Do they have children?

She has two children altogether. Their first child, a daughter Luna Simone Stephens was born on April 14, 2016. Likewise, her son Miles Theodore Stephens was born on May 16, 2018. Both their child was born via in vitro fertilization.

What is her net worth?

As a model, she has been earning huge amount of salary and her net worth is $2 million. 

Chrissy Teigen facts on timeline

Born in Delta, Utah

November 30 , 1985

Born as Christine Diane Teigen in Delta, Utah, United States of America to Vilailuck Teigen and Ron Teigen Sr., Chrissy was raised in middle class family. She is an American and is of Norwegian and Thai descent.

Began her modeling career

2004

After her high school days, Chrissy began working in a surf shop. There she was discovered by a photographer and he convinced her to begin her modeling career. Then she became an IGN Babe in 2004 and since then she has been representing herself as an IMG Models. 

Appeared on the cover of Maxim's calendar

2007

After she joined IGN, she has been modeling for several modeling agencies. In 2006, she became a substitute model on Deal or No Deal. She remained in this post for about a year and in July 2007; she appeared on the cover of Maxim’s calendar. 

Appeared in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue

2010

Her early modeling appearance was not that popular one. Her big break as a model came in 2010, when she appeared in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. She has also appeared in this swimsuit issue for the next four years.

Began dating John Legend

2007

In 2007, while Chrissy was on the set of the music video, stereo, she met love of her life, John Legend. They began their love affairs since then. John Legend is an American singer and songwriter. He is also an actor. 

Married to John Legend

September 14 , 2013

After years of love life, they announced their engagement in December 2011 and they finally got married on 14th of September 2013. They are a happy loving spouse and there is no any sign of them getting divorced.

Announced that she is expecting her first child

September 14 , 2015

After being married for about two year, she and her husband and love of her life, John Legend announced that they were expecting their first child together on 14th of September 2015. But they didn't reveal when it will be due. 

Nominated in Young Hollywood Awards

2014

In 2014, she got her first nomination in major awards in her life as an actress. She was nominated in Young Hollywood Awards for Hottest Body (of Work) and SocialMediaSuperstar. However, the sad news was that she was not honored with any of them. 

Was named Rookie of the Year

2010

After she gained popularity from her appearance in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, she also received prestigious name that year. She was named with the Rookie of the Year. That year, she also appeared on the cover of Ocean Drive magazine.

Began her acting career

2015

American model, Chrissy Teigen who is known for her appearance in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, is also an actress and television personality. Since 2011, she has been appearing in several music videos and in 2015, she appeared as the co-host of the television show, Lip Sync Battle.