Tyra Lynne Banks
|Full Name||Tyra Lynne Banks|
|Nickname||Ty, Big Buddy, Lady T L B, BBQ|
|Birthdate||December 04, 1973|
|Birth Place||Inglewood, California, U.S.|
|Occupation||Former model, actress, TV host, author|
|First Fashion Show||Ready to Wear – Autumn/Winter 1992|
|First Film||Higher Learning|
|First TV Show||The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air|
|Net Worth||$90 million|
Body Measurement & Physical Stats
|Height||5 ft 10 in or 178 cm|
|Weight||141 lbs or 64kg|
|Measurements||37-24-36 in or 94-61-91.5 cm|
|Hair Color||Naturally brunette|
|Son||York Banks Asla|
Tyra is a former Victoria’s Secret model who started her career at age 15. She became the first African American woman to be featured on the covers of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and GQ. Tyra remained Victoria’s Secret Angel from 1997 to 2005 and soon became one of the world’s top-earning models.
Before Fame :
Tyra signed for L.A. Models after she was rejected multiple times by different agencies.
1. Tyra is a Harvard Business School graduate.
2. Tyra had been ranked multiple times in “ Most Influential People List” by TIME magazine
3. Tyra lost 30 pounds and grew 3 inches when she was of age 11.
4. Tyra became VH1’s “Supermodel of the year” in 1997.
5. Tyra considers Oprah Winfrey as her role model.
6. Tyra is of African, Native American and British ancestry.
Keith Carlos (2014)
Tyra Banks and American model Keith Carlos dated from January to February 2014.
Erik Asla (2013- Present)
Tyra Banks and Norwegian Photographer Erik Asla had a relationship from 2013.
Drake (2012) Rumor
Tyra Banks is rumored to have hooked up with Canadian singer Drake in May 2012.
Rob Evans (2012) Rumor
Tyra Banks is rumored to have hooked up with British model Rob Evans in 2012.
John Utendahl (2007-2011)
Tyra Banks and American businessman John Utendahl dated from 2007 to 2011.
Giancarlo Marcaccini (2005-2006)
Tyra Banks and Italian basketball player Giancarlo Marcaccini dated from 2005 to 2006.
Chris Webber (2001-2004)
Tyra Banks and American basketball player Chris Webber dated from December 2001 to September 2004.
Teresa Weatherspoon (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and American Basketball player Teresa Weatherspoon rumored to have hooked up in Sep 1999.
Tyra Banks and British singer Seal dated from 1996 to October 1996.
John Singleton (1993-1996)
Tyra Banks and American Film Director John Singleton dated from 1993 to 1996.
Will Smith (1993-1994)
Tyra Banks and American actor Will Smith dated from 1993 to 1994.
Craig Taylor (1990)
Tyra Banks and American Craig Taylor had a relationship from 1990 to 1990.
Rupert Everett (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and English actor Rupert Everett is rumored to have hooked up.
Hype Williams (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and Honduran Film Director Hype Williams rumored to have hooked up.
Tyler Perry (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and American actor Tyler Perry rumored to have hooked up.
Mark Messier (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and Canadian Ice Hockey player Mark Messier rumored to have hooked up.
Rick Fox (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and Canadian Basketball player Rick Fox rumored to have hooked up.
Brian White (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and American actor Brian White rumored to have hooked up.
Michael Louis Johnson (Rumor)
Tyra Banks and Canadian musician Michael Louis Johnson is rumored to have hooked up.