Sofia Vergara Biography

Updated On Oct 29, 2017 Published On Sep 09, 2015
Facts of Sofia Vergara
Date of Birth: 1972 , July-10
Birth Nation: Colombia
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Sofia Vergara
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Acting, Modelling
Weight in KG 57 kg
Married Yes
Married to Andrew Pruett
Children Roman Pruett
Education Gulf Breeze High School
Online Presence Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter
TV Show Rectify
Net Worth $35 Million USD
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Brown Dark
Body Measurements 34DD-26-38 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Birth Name Abigail Leigh Spencer
Father Yancy Spencer III
Mother Lydia Ann Brown
Working For American's Got Talent
Face Color White
Famous for Actress
Divorce Yes
Awards Soap Opera Digest Award (2000)
Breast Size 34 in
Waist size 26 in
Hip Size 38 in
Salary 2.75 million dollars
Tattoo(s) Not Available
Religion Christianity
Neck Size 9
Shoe Size 10
Movies The Forger
Sisters Jimmy Workman
Siblings Yancy Spencer IV, Sterling Spencer
Girlfriend Amber Smith
Music Group 3LW
Nick Name Rachel Nichols
Affair with Michael Kershaw
Albums Never Lose Sight
Chest Size Unknown
Boyfriend Joe Guy (Common law Husband too)
Special Title Miss January 1999
Books Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities
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Sofia Vergara was married at the age of 18 to Joe Gonzalez. They have their son Manolo in September 1992. They divorced in 1993. Vergara was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2000. She is fully recovered after having her thyroid removed and underwent radioiodine therapy. She later dated Nick loeb and was reported they are engaged on July 10, 2012, but on May 23 2014 she made an announcement that the engagement is called off.  Vergara began dating True Blood star Joe Manganiello and engaged on Christmas Day 2014 after six months of dating. 

Sofia Vergara made her first appearance at the age of 17 in a Pepsi commercial. Vergara start working as a runway model and television actress at age 20 in Bogota, Columbia. She has been ranked #47 on Maxim magazine's Hot 100 Women of 2010 list and been also ranked by many institutions. According to Forbes.com in 2012, she is the highest-earning woman in American television, taking in $19 million for the past 12 months. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 7, 2015.

 

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Born in Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia

July 10 , 1973

Sofia Vergara was born in Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia to Margarita Vergara Dávila de Vergara, and Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo. She has five brothers and sisters. She studied dentistry at a university in Colombia. She took American citizenship and now is American.

Married to Joe Gonzalez

1991

Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara was married at the age of 18 to Joe Gonzalez who was her high school sweetheart in 1991. They have their son Manolo in September 1992. She was just 20 years old while giving birth to Manolo.

First child Manolo

September 19 , 1992

Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara was married at the age of 18 to Joe Gonzalez who was her high school sweetheart in 1991. They have their son Manolo in September 1992. She was just 20 years old while giving birth to Manolo.

Divorced to Joe Gonzalez

February 18 , 1993

Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara was married at the age of 18 to Joe Gonzalez who was her high school sweetheart in 1991. They have their son Manolo in September 1992. She was just 20 years old while giving birth to Manolo. They divorce in 1993.

Diagnosed with thyroid cancer

September 14 , 2000

Vergara was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2000. She is fully recovered after having her thyroid removed and underwent radioiodine therapy. She takes medication to prevent hypothyroidism which is common disorder of the endocrine system in which the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormone.

Engaged to Joe Manganiello

2014

Vergara later dated Nick loeb and was reported they are engaged on July 10, 2012, but on May 23 2014 she made an announcement that the engagement is called off.  Vergara began dating True Blood star Joe Manganiello and engaged on Christmas Day 2014 after six months of dating. 

First appearance at Pepsi Commercial

1989

Vergara was spotted by photographer while walking on Colombian beach and offer her modeling and Television work. She was also excited and she made her first appearance at the age of 17 in a Pepsi commercial which is famous over Latin America.

Ranked 32 by Forbes

2014

Forbes ranked Vergara 32nd most powerful women in the world in the year 2014. According to Forbes.com in 2012, Sofia Vergara is the highest-earning woman in American television, taking in $19 million for the past 12 months

Won Soap Opera Digest Awards

November 3 , 2000

2000 was a year to remember for her. That year, she was nominated for prestigious awards like Soap Opera Digest Awards. She was also nominated for Outstanding Female Newcomer. She was lucky to win both the awards at the same time.

Won the major prestigious award

2015

2015 was also a great year for her. She won The Film Series at Cine Gear Expo - A Tribute to the Visual Art of Filmmaking. She won this award for Best Independent Short Film. However, she shared this award with others too.