The American TV personality as well as an accomplished businesswoman, Tyra Banks’ name is common in the modeling world. Well, the former Victoria’s Secret Angel between 1997 to 2005, Tyra made her acting debut in 1993 through TV series, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Well, today we’ve collected everything you need to know about the model’s age, height, wiki-bio. To know detail information about her boyfriend, career and net worth, stick with us!
Quick Facts about Tyra Lynne Banks
|Full Name||Tyra Lynne Banks|
|Birth Date||December 04, 1972|
|Birth Place||Inglewood, California, United States|
|Nick Name||Tyra Banks|
|Education||John Burroughs Middle School, Immaculate Heart High School.|
|Father's Name||Donald Banks|
|Mother's Name||Carolyn London|
|Height||5 feet 10 inch (177.8 cm)|
|Weight||64 kg (141 pounds)|
|Body Measurement||37-24-36 inches|
|Boyfriend||Erik Asla (Ex)|
|Children||York Banks Asla|
|Profession||Model, Actress, TV Personality|
|Net Worth||$90 million (2011)|
Tyra Banks Wiki-Bio (Parents, Siblings, & Education)
The TV personality Tyra Banks was born as Tyra Lynne Banks in Inglewood, California on 4 December 1973. She was born to her parents, Carolyn London (now London-Johnson) and Donald Banks.
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Tyra’s father, Donald works as a computer consultant while her mother, Carolyn is a medical photographer father. She was six years old when her parent split in 1979. Banks grew up along with her five years elder brother Devin Banks.
Talking about her education, Trya attended John Burroughs Middle School and the Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles and graduated in 1991. While she was still at her school, her friends used to tease her calling an ‘ugly duckling’. At the age of 11, Tyra lost 30 pounds increasing 3 inches in height within three months of time-frame.
Later, in 2011, she attended nine-weeks, Owner/President Management Program (OPM) at Harvard Business School. Likewise, she also received an executive education training certificate in February 2012.
Tyra Banks Age, Height & Body Measurements
Born in 1973, Tyra Banks is 45 years old as of now. The good-looking model graces her body perfectly everywhere she goes. The model stands slim and fair with a height of 5 ft 10 inches (178 cm). Even more, she looks marvelous with brown hair and hazel eyes.
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We’ve also learned that she graces her body measurements of 37-24-36 inches. Furthermore, her bra size is 34C. Moreover, her dress size is 6 (US), while her shoe size is 9 (US).
Tyra Banks Modeling Journey
Tyra Banks started her modeling journey at the age of 15. Sadly, she got rejected many times. Eventually, fate led her to work with L.A. Models and Elite Model Management at the age of 16.
During her first runway season back in 1991 Paris Fashion Week, she almost got over 25 shows booked.
Most recently, she’s graced the cover of Sports Illustrated magazine.
Besides, she’s appeared in movies including Halloween: Resurrection (2002) and Life-Size 2 (2018).
Be that as it may, she lures profitable returns from her cosmetics brand Tyra Beauty; that she founded back in 2014.
Tyra Banks Net Worth: Salary, Income, and Career Earnings
With her appearance as a model, Tyra’s amassed quite a considerable amount of fortune throughout her career. As of now, Tyra Banks’ estimated net worth is $90 Million. The primary source of her income is modeling, movies, and business.
Success didn’t come overnight to this 45 years old model. In fact, her passion, dedication and hard work are what helped her to reach the level of height of where she’s now.
Who is Tyra Banks Boyfriend? Is she Dating After Her Split?
Although Tyra was in a romantic relationship with a Norwegian photographer, Erik Asla. Yet, he didn’t get to become her husband. Currently, she’s single!
The former couple first met during the 2013 Norway’s Next Top Model. Since then, the duo had been dating secretly, before making it public back in 2015.
Tyra could not deliver a baby with her ex, Erik. So, 8 January 2016, the lovebirds became proud parents of a baby son, York Banks Asla via surrogacy.
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Nevertheless, after two years of the birth of their son, Tyra and her partner Erik decided to part their ways in October 2018. Besides, Erik and Tyra’s child, the 45 years old model’s ex-partner has babies; Tatjana, Taylor, and Tatum from his previous relationship.
The beautiful model is active on her social media profiles where she updates the daily happenings of her life. You can connect her on:
Facebook – 9.4 million Followers
Instagram – 6.5 million Followers
Twitter – 14.6 million Followers