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Karen Hauer Biography, Age, Ex-husband, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 22, 2019

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Short Biography

Karen Hauer aka Karen Clifton was born on 20-04-1982 in Valencia in the state of Carabobo, Venezuela. She is a Venezuelan Dancer, Choreographer & Ballroom Dancer.

Other Name: Karen Clifton, Karen Hauer Clifton
Other Professions: Choreographer Ballroom Dancer

Karen Hauer Complete Bio & Career

Karen was brought up in New York from the age of eight. She attended The High School of Performing Arts otherwise known as ‘The Fame School’ and whilst there she majored in ballet and contemporary dance and received The Helen Tamaris Award for Excellence in Dance. At age 10, Karen received a full scholarship to attend The Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance where she learned her craft and continued to study for the next 10 years. 
At the age of 19, a visit to a cha cha class sparked her interest in Latin dance and that sent her in a new direction learning all the major ballroom dance styles. Karen was crowned the 2008 World Mambo Champion and the following year gave her the chance to show her versatility as an all round trained dancer when she reached the final six girls of the American version of So You Think You Can Dance, performing jazz, hip-hop, contemporary, hustle, ballroom and Latin. She was also one of the back-up dancers for Jennifer Lopez’s performance of ‘Louboutins’ in December 2009.
Following her success on So You Think You Can Dance USA, Karen joined the original Broadway cast of Burn The Floor at Longacre Theatre in 2009 as a principal female dancer. Karen takes choreographed routines to new heights and she has that rare talent to attract the eye of every audience member whenever she dances.
In autumn 2012, Karen was invited to join BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing in the UK and her celebrity partner was former Westlife singer Nicky Byrne. They reached the ninth week of the competition. In 2014 Karen reached the final with her partner Mark Wright and in 2015 she was partnered with radio presenter Jeremy Vine. 

Karen Hauer Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She has been married twice. She first married Matthew Hauer. She then married Kevin Clifton in 2015 and divorced him in 2018. She is currently in a relationship with David Webb.

Life's Important Dates Of Karen Hauer

Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 27
Hip Size 35
Body Figure 34-27-35
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Dark Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Valencia, Venezuela
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Address New York City, New York, US
School Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, New York
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Dancing
Marital Status Divorced
Debut TV - So You Think You Can Dance (2009)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Basketball

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Karen Hauer

  • She has done nationwide tour with Kevin Cliffton in 2017.
  • Following the success of their first nationwide sell out tour they decided to do a tour again in 2018.
  • She moved to New York City at the age of 8.

Karen Hauer Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

41 years, 1month, 19 days old age Karen Hauer will turn 42 on 20 April, 2024. Only 10 months, 11 days, 6 hours,34 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Karen Hauer has celebrated the total number of 41 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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