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Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : June 28, 2018

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Short Biography

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was born on 28-06-1995 in Sedgefield, Western Cape, South Africa. She is a South African Model who has won the crown of Miss Universe 2017. 

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Complete Bio & Career

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is a beauty pageant titleholder and a South African model. She won the Miss South Africa 2017 and later crowned as Miss Universe 2017.She is the 2nd lady to win the Miss Universe title from South Africa. Previously Margaret Gardiner won it for South Africa in 1978.
She has one half-sister who is disabled and was born with the cerebellum. She finds significant motivation from her. She has completed her business management degree from North-West University. She can fluently speak both Afrikaans and English language.
She started the journey of her pageantry career with Miss South Africa 2017 contest. She represented Western Cape in the contest and was crowned as a winner of the contest. Later she received the right of representing her country in both Miss Universe 2017 and Miss World 2017.Since the dates of both of these competitions were overlapping, she was chosen to be part of Miss Universe 2017 competition instead of Miss World 2017.She turned out to be a winner of the competition and was crowned Miss universe 2017 by previous year crown holder Iris Mittenaere.
She revealed her thoughts on future work and expressed her wish to start helping women and conduct the self-defense workshops for as many women as she can. The reason behind this thought was the last incidence happened to her after winning Miss South Africa title. She was carjacked. Though she gave the keys to the carjackers, they forced her into the car. But she used her skills and was able to rescue herself by punching in the throats of the attacker. The incident happened at Hyde Park.
She enjoys preparing handmade cards and loves scrapbooking. She enjoys hiking, trail runs, and road races. She was selected as George City Council‘s Deputy Junior Mayor when she was in 11th grade. She has 4 parents as both of her parents are remarried.

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Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Bennie Peters (Step Father) and Anne-Mari Steenkamp (Mother). She has one younger step-sister named Franje. She was in a relationship with American Footballer Tim Tebow since 2017. On dated 09-01-2019, she got engaged with her boyfriend Tim Tebow.

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Body Measurements

Breast Size 32
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 35
Body Figure 32-26-35
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Hazel
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Sedgefield
Nationality South African
Religion Christian
Address Sedgefield, South Africa
College North-West University
Qualification Graduate degree in Business Management & Entrepreneurship
Hobbies Swimming, Yoga, Reading & Travelling
Marital Status Engaged
Best Friends Tim Tebow
Salary N/A
Net Worth USD 5 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White, Red & Black

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

  • She admires women like Marissa Mayer, the first female engineer and then the CEO of Yahoo.
  • She was among the top 5 contestants who contested for Miss Teen SA in 2010.
  • She loves listening songs of Taylor Swift and Adele.
  • She was once robbed at gunpoint and she escaped hijacking.
  • She strongly voices on the matter of equal pay for women.
  • The famous show Suits is her favorite TV show.
  • She is in a relationship with American football player Tim Tebow.

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

28 years, 9months, 26 days old age Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters will turn 29 on 28 June, 2024. Only 2 months, 4 days, 11 hours,52 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters has celebrated the total number of 29 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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