Vanessa Minnillo

Vanessa Minnillo

Date of Birth: 09.11.1980
Country: Philippines

  1. Biography of Vanessa Minnillo
  2. Early Life
  3. Family Life
  4. Pageantry Success
  5. Current Life

Biography of Vanessa Minnillo

Vanessa Minnillo is an extremely famous personality in America and is considered one of the sexiest DJs on MTV.

Vanessa Minnillo

Early Life

Vanessa Minnillo was born on November 9, 1980, at Clark Air Force Base in the Philippines. She grew up in a military family, with her father being a pilot and Air Force Aircrew Member. Due to her father's occupation, Vanessa and her family moved frequently, living in various locations such as California, Nevada, Florida, Germany, and Japan. Eventually, they settled in Charleston, South Carolina. Vanessa attended a total of seven different schools but her natural sociability and frequent moves did not bother her.

Vanessa Minnillo

Family Life

In 1986, Vanessa's parents divorced, and she and her brother Vincent lived with their mother, only seeing their father on weekends and holidays. After her mother remarried, the newly formed family moved to Turkey, where her stepfather was assigned to work. In 1990, during the invasion of Kuwait by Saddam Hussein, Vanessa's mother sent her and her brother to live with their father in the United States. Since then, Vanessa started a new life with her father and stepmother Donna, who later became her best friend.

Vanessa Minnillo

Pageantry Success

In 1996, Vanessa participated in a beauty pageant in North Carolina, fulfilling her dream of performing in front of a large audience. Not only did she win the competition, but she also impressed the judges with her authenticity and ease. Two years later, on August 17, 1998, she participated in the Miss Teen USA pageant and effortlessly claimed victory once again.

Current Life

Vanessa Minnillo is currently known for her promising future. She is pursuing her education, working in television, and also modeling clothing.