Tyra Banks

Supermodel & Actress Tyra Banks
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Profession: Supermodel & Actress

United States of America

Biography: As a model, Tyra Banks appeared on numerous magazine cover, including 3 Sports illustrated Swimsuit Editions. She was a Victoria Secret's Angel from 1997-2005.

She was the creator and host of the reality television show "America's Next Top Model" (2003-16), won 2 Daytime Emmy Awrads for her talk show ("The Tyra Banks Show", 2005-2010), and served as co-creator of TV series "True Beauty."

Born: December 4, 1973
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, USA
Age: 49 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Historical Events

  • 2003-05-20 Reality TV series "America's Next Top Model", created by Tyra Banks, debuts on UPN