Dita Von Teese is an American vedette, burlesque dancer, model, businesswoman, and actress. She is best known for her burlesque routines and is frequently dubbed the “Queen of Burlesque” in the press. Von Teese posed for the December 2002 issue of Playboy magazine. She was photographed by her then-future husband, Marilyn Manson.
Born Heather Renée Sweet on September 28, 1972 in Rochester, Michigan, to parents Bonnie Lindsey and Ken Sweet, she is of Armenian, English, German, and Scottish descent. Von Teese has an older sister named Jennifer and a younger sister named Sarah. She was educated at University High School in Irvine, California. Von Teese began performing burlesque in 1992, and, as a proponent of Neo-Burlesque, has helped to popularize its revival. She was married to shock rocker Marilyn Manson from 2005 to 2007. In 2014, Von Teese began dating graphic designer Adam Rajcevich.
Dita Von Teese Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 28 September 1972
Birth Place: Rochester, Michigan, USA
Residence: Hollywood, California, USA
Birth Name: Heather Renée Sweet
Nickname: Dita Von Teese
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Occupation: Vedette, Burlesque dancer, Model, Businesswoman, Actress
Hair Color: Blonde (Natural)
Eye Color: Green
Sexual Orientation: Bisexual
Dita Von Teese Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 115 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 52 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 3″
Height in Meters: 1.60 m
Body Build/Type: Voluptuous
Body Measurements: 37-23-35 in (94-58.5-89 cm)
Breast Size: 37 inches (94 cm)
Waist Size: 23 inches (58.5 cm)
Hips Size: 35 inches (89 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 32E
Feet/Shoe Size: 6.5 (US)
Dress Size: 8 (US)
Dita Von Teese Family Details:
Father: Ken Sweet (Machinist)
Mother: Bonnie Lindsey (Manicurist)
Spouse/Wife: Marilyn Manson (m. 2005–2007)
Siblings: Jennifer (Older Sister), Sarah Brown (Younger Sister)
Dita Von Teese Education:
University High School
Dita Von Teese Facts:
*Born on September 28, 1972 in Rochester, Michigan, her mother was a manicurist and her father was a machinist at a company that made graphite.
*Her ancestry includes Armenian, English, German, and Scottish.
*She was classically trained as a ballet dancer from an early age and danced solo at age thirteen for a local ballet company.
*She named herself Dita after Dita Parlo.
*She was ranked #82 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
*She was ranked #87 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2008 list.
*She practices Pilates and dressage.
*She has a cat named Aleister.
*She is a collector of vintage china, particularly egg cups and tea sets, and drives a 1939 Packard One Twenty Eight, a 1946 Ford Super De Luxe, a BMW Z4 and a 1965 Jaguar S-Type.
*Visit her official website: www.dita.net
*Follow her on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.