Peta Murgatroyd Biography

Published On Jun 23, 2016
Facts of Peta Murgatroyd
Date of Birth: 1986 , July-14
Birth Nation: New Zealand
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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In 2007, Peta began her romantic love affairs with Damian Whitewood. Damian Whitewood is a dancer and he is also known for being the former dancesport competitor. They dated each other for about half a decade and they broke up in 2012.

Within few months after Peta called off her love life with Damian, she was spotted with Maksim Chmerkovskiy. Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a Latin-ballroom dance champion and choreographer. They had on and off relationship for several years and they finally got engaged at the end of 2015 after he proposed her onstage with a ring. They promised to get married soon. Her height is five feet and seven inches tall. Her nationality is Australian and New Zealander. She is of white ethnicity.

Peta has been dancing since her young age. She was four when she began studying classical ballet. She took a dancer training under Madame Lubov Nikonorenko for about a decade. Madame Lubov Nikonorenko is a former principal dancer of the Kirov Ballet. During her mid and late teens, she achieved several successes. During her late teens she became the Australian State Champion. She also performed at the Great World City Championships where she was placed 2nd. In 2005, she performed at the Blackpool Dance Festival Youth Under 21 Latin competitions, she became 3rd in this competition. Before she joined Dancing with the Stars, she toured with Burn the Floor for about half a decade. She joined them in 2004, in 2009 she came out as its lead female dancer on a Broadway show. In 2011, she joined Dancing with the Stars as a professional dancer. On her second session at Dancing with the Stars, she became the champion of this competition after she got 10 out of 10 from all the three judges. She is also the winner of the session 22nd of Dancing with the Stars. Her net worth is unknown.

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Born in Auckland, New Zealan

July 14 , 1986

Sweet and lovely lady, Peta Murgatroyd was born in the mid 1980s in Auckland, New Zealand. She was raised in Perth, Western Australia since she was one and half year old. Her nationality is Australian and New Zealander.

Joined Burn the Floor

2004

Before she joined Dancing with the Stars, she toured with Burn the Floor for about half a decade. She joined them in 2004, in 2009 she came out as its lead female dancer on a Broadway show. She left them in 2009. 

Won Dancing with the Stars

May 22 , 2012

On her second session at Dancing with the Stars, she became the champion of this competition after she got 10 out of 10 from all the three judges. She is also the winner of the session 22nd of Dancing with the Stars. 

Began dating Damian Whitewood

2007

In 2007, Peta began her romantic love affairs with Damian Whitewood. Damian Whitewood is a dancer and he is also known for being the former dancesport competitor. They dated each other for about half a decade and they broke up in 2012.

Began dating Maksim Chmerkovskiy

2012

Within few months after Peta called off her love life with Damian, she was spotted with Maksim Chmerkovskiy. Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a Latin-ballroom dance champion and choreographer. They had on and off relationship for several years

Engaged to Maksim Chmerkovskiy

December 5 , 2015

They had on and off relationship for several years and they finally got engaged at the end of 2015. He proposed her on stage while she was performing in the Sway: A Dance Trilogy. They promised to get married soon.

Expecting her first child

May 25 , 2016

She got engaged with Latin-ballroom dance champion and choreographer Maksim Chmerkovskiy at the end of 2015. With the star of 2016, she revealed that she is pregnant with her first child and it is about to be due within few months.