Elin Nordegren Biography

Updated On Mar 19, 2019 Published On Jun 20, 2017
Facts of Elin Nordegren
Date of Birth: 1980 , January-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Elin Nordegren
Birth Name Elin Maria Pernilla Nordegren
Birth Place/City Stockholm
Ethnicity White
Profession Nanny, Model
Net Worth $ 100 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Weight in KG 61 kg
Married Yes
Married to Tiger Woods (m. 200)
Children Sam Alexis Woods, Charlie Axel Woods
Divorce Tiger Woods (m.2010)
Education Rollins College
Awards Not Yet
Siblings Josefin Nordegren, Axel Nordegren
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Elin Nordegren, the ex-wife of Tiger Woods, is a Swedish former model and has also worked as a nanny. She is most known for her marriage with ex-husband Tiger Woods. Her full name is Elin Maria Pernilla Nordegren.

Elin Nordegren Childhood, Education, Parents

A Swedish former model and nanny who is best known for being the ex-wife of a professional golf player, Eldrick Tont Tiger Woods, Elin Maria Pernilla Nordegren was born on January 1, 1980, in Stockholm, Sweden. The beautiful woman is a daughter of a radio journalist, Thomas Nordegren and a politician Barbro Holmberg. Similarly, Elin has two siblings; sister, Josefin Nordegren and brother, Axel Nordegren.

Elin Nordegren graduated from Rollings College with a major degree in psychology. At that time, she worked for an odd summer job and as a cashier in supermarkets before starting her career in modeling. She began her modeling career making an appearance on the cover of Cafe Sports magazine.

Personal Life: Marriage and divorce with Ex-husband Tiger Woods

Giving continuity to her career, Elin then took a job in Stockholm clothing store Champagne, where she was hired as the nanny by the wife of Swedish golfer, Jesper Parnevik. In that respect, she met professional golfer, Tiger Woods and soon they started dating each other.

The couple married at the 19th hall of the Sande Lane Resort in Barbados after Tiger proposed Elin at the luxury Shamwari Game Reserve. Since after their marriage, the Irish magazine, The Dubliner published Nordegren's nude photos which began to roam on the internet. Later, she proved it as a fake story and also filed a libel suit against The Dubliner and won the lawsuit.

The husband and wife, Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren later got divorced after six years of their marriage. Currently, Elin resides in Windermere, Florida and is living a happy life with her son, Charlie Axel Woods, and daughter, Sam Alexis Woods.

Elie seems focused on her professions and children and up to date, there is no news about her affairs. Regarding her nationality, she is Swedish and belongs to white ethnicity. 

What Is Her Net Worth?

Elin received a $100 million divorce settlement from the Tiger Woods after she knew that Tiger was cheating her with dozens of women.

Elin earns a decent amount of salary through her modeling professions. According to 2017, her net worth is estimated to be $1.3 billion. 


Elin Nordegren facts on timeline

Born in Stockholm, Sweden

January 1 , 1980

Elin Maria Pernilla Nordegren is a Swedish former model and nanny who is best known as the ex-wife of a professional golf player, Eldrick Tont Tiger Woods. She was born on January 1, 1980, in Stockholm, Sweden to father, Thomas Nordegren and mother, Barbro Holmberg.  

Elie's Net worth


After getting a divorce with Tiger Woods, Elie received a $100 million as spousal support. She earns a good amount of money by her modeling professions, and as of 2017, her net worth is estimated to be $1.3 billion. 

Married to Tiger Woods


Elie Nordegren married to a professional golfer, Tiger Woods on October 2004 at Sande Lane resort. During their marriage ceremony, Woods rented the entire complex for a week that cost almost $2 million. 

finalized divorce with Tiger Woods

August 23 , 2010

Elin Nordegren finalized the divorce with her husband, Tiger Woods after she found her husband guilty that, he was cheating Elin with dozens of women. Their divorce took place at the Bay County Circuit Court in Panama City on August 23, 2010. 

Graduated from Rollins College


Talented and hard working, Elie Maria Pernilla Nordegren graduated from the Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida, with a degree in Psychology in May 2014. 

Gave birth to Sam Alexis Woods


Beautiful Elin Nordegren gave birth to first child, Sam Alexis Woods in the year of 2007. After two years she gave birth to a second child named Charlie Axel.