Nick Lachey Biography

Updated On Feb 17, 2019 Published On Nov 20, 2015
Facts of Nick Lachey
Date of Birth: 1973 , November-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Nicholas Scott Lachey
Birth Name Nick Lachey
Nick Name Nick
Father John Lachey
Mother Cate Fopma–Leimbach
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Harlan, Kentucky
Ethnicity White
Profession Singer
Net Worth $ 20 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Face Color White
Famous for Singer-songwriter, actor, producer, television personality
Affair with Jessica Simpson
Girlfriend Jessica Simpson
Married Yes
Married to Vanessa Lachey (m. 2011), Jessica Simpson (m. 2002–2006)
Children 2
Divorce Yes
Education Miami University ,School for Creative and Performing Arts ,University of Southern California
Awards Teen Choice Awards
Music Group 98 Degrees
TV Show Big Morning Buzz Live
Siblings Drew Lachey
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Nick Lachey is the lead singer of the musical band, 98 Degrees. He is also the great songwriter and he has also established himself as an actor and television personality.

Bio: Childhood, Age, Education

Born as Nicholas Scott Lachey on November 9, 1973, in Harlan, Kentucky, the United States of America, to Cate (Fopma) and John Lachey, Nick was raised in the upper-middle-class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Marriage and Divorce With Wife Jessica Simpson

In December 1998, Nick met American singer and songwriter Jessica Simpson for the first time at a Christmas event. They were introduced by their own manager. Again in January 1999, they met each other at the Teen People event; they began their love affairs since then.

They had an on and off relationship several times, which ended in an engagement in February 2002 and they got married on 26th of October 2002. They got divorced on the 30th of June 2006.

He is Currently Married to Girlfriend-turned-wife Vanessa Minnillo

On 21st of February, 2006, his music video titled What's Left of Me was released and actress, fashion model, and television personality Vanessa Lachey starred in the music video.

After the release of this music video, they began dating each other and they got married on the 15th of June 2011. They have already welcomed two children together.

Career as a singer, Actor & TV Personality

Keen on singing since his childhood days, Nick Lachey began singing in a group quartet since the mid-1990s. He also became the member of the musical group, 98 Degrees and acted as the lead singer of this boy band. They released their debut album, 98 Degrees in 1997. Besides his singing career, he is also an actor and he began appearing in the television show since 2003.

Net Worth

His net worth is rumored to be around $20 million.

 

Nick Lachey facts on timeline

Born in Harlan, Kentucky

November 9 , 1973

Born as Nicholas Scott Lachey in Harlan, Kentucky, United States of America to Cate (Fopma) and John Lachey, Nick was raised in the upper middle class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity. 

Joined University of Southern California

1992

During his early days, he was enrolled at Cincinnati Public School District. There he learned more about arts and music. He then joined Miami University and then finally in the fall of 1992, he became enrolled at University of Southern California. 

Joined 98 Degrees

1995

After singing professionally with his friend, Justin Jeffre, his brother American singer and actor Drew Lachey encouraged him to join his boy band, 98 Degrees and he also joined them as the lead singer of this band. 

Released their first album

July 29 , 1997

After he joined 98 Degrees as the lead singer of this musical group, they went of recording their first album and finally on 29th of July 1997, they finally released their first album and it was released under the title, 98 Degrees. 

Began his acting career

2003

Beside his singing career, Nick is also an actor and he began acting since 2003. His first acting role was from the television series, Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica. Till now, he has appeared in more than dozen of television series and shows. 

Released his first solo album

November 11 , 2003

After he released the first album 98 Degrees being the lead singer of the musical band, 98 Degrees, this band didn't release any more albums and then he began his own solo career. He finally released his debut solo album on 11th of November 2003. 

Began dating Jessica Simpson

1999

 In December 1998, Nick met American singer and songwriter, Jessica Simpson for the first time at a Christmas event. They were introduced by their own manager. Again in January 1999, they met each other at the Teen People event; they began their love affairs since then.

Married to Jessica Simpson

October 26 , 2002

His love life with singer and songwriter, Jessica Simpson began after meeting for the second time at the Teen People event. After dating each other for about five months they broke up however, 9/11 attacks reconciled their love life and they finally got married in 26th of October 2002. 

Divorced with Jessica Simpson

June 30 , 2006

Being married for about three years, they announced their separation in 2005. Finally at the end of 2005, she filed for divorce against him and she claimed the reason for that to be irreconcilable differences. They got divorced on 30th of June 2006.

Began dating Vanessa Lachey

2006

On 21st of February, 2006, his music video titled What's Left of Me was released and actress, fashion model and television personality Vanessa Lachey was starring in this music video. After the release of this music video they began dating each other. 

Married to Vanessa Lachey

July 15 , 2011

In June 2009, news about their break up became public all over the media however, few days later he claimed that this separation didn't last more than a minute and he also expresses his desire to marry her soon. They got married on 15th of June 2011.

First child, Camden John Lachey

September 12 , 2012

He became father for the first time in his life in 2012. After being married with actress, fashion model and television personality Vanessa Lachey for about a year they welcomed their first child together and that was a son and they named him Camden John Lachey. 

Second child, Brooklyn Elisabeth Lachey

January 5 , 2015

He also became father for the second time in his life and that was in 2015. He and his wife, Vanessa Lachey announced at the end of 2014 that they were expecting their second child together and they finally welcomed it on 5th of January. 

Nominated in Teen Choice Awards

2004

In 2004, he got nominated in one of the major awards in the acting world and that was in Teen Choice Awards. He was nominated in that award for Choice Reality/Variety TV Star - Male. He also got his nominated in this award in 2005 but it also end only in nomination.