Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters – Bio, Age, Net worth, Height, Married, Nationality, Body Measurements, Career

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is a famous South African model, entrepreneur and beauty pageant winner. Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters won the 2017 Miss South Africa and Miss Universe titles. She is also known as the celebrity wife of Tim Tebow.

Early life

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was born June 28, 1995 and she is currently 26 years old. She hails from Sedgefield, Western Cape and her zodiac sign is Cancer. Her parents are mother Anne-Marie Steenkamp and father Bennie Peters. She also had a half-sister named Franje who sadly passed away on May 4th, 2019 due to cerebellar agenesis.

Regarding her educational background, he is a graduate of North-West University. She graduated from this university in March 2017. This was just a few days before winning the title of Miss South Africa in 2017. In addition, this personality is able to speak both English and Afrikaans fluently.

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Caption: Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters poses for a photo with her parents. Source: Instagram

career and working life

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is a beauty pageant winner and entrepreneur. She won her first major title as Miss South Africa in 2017 on March 26th. For this pomp she represented the Western Cape. After winning the national title, she earned the right to represent her home country at both Miss World and Miss Universe 2017.

However, authorities sent her to Miss Universe as the dates for these two international showpieces coincided. Miss Universe 2017 was held in Las Vegas, Nevada and she won the international title on November 27, 2017. Outgoing titleholder Iris Mittenaere crowned her Miss Universe that day. This made her the 2nd Miss Universe title winner from South Africa. Previously, Margaret Gardiner was Miss Universe 1878 from South Africa.

Despite being Miss South Africa, she was mugged in Hyde Park just a month after her coronation. Although she gave the car keys to the car thieves, they forced her into the car. Luckily, she punched one of the attackers in the throat and successfully ran away to get help. She has spoken about this incident and how no one stopped to help her except for a young girl. This incident inspired her to start hosting self-defense workshops to help as many women as possible, as shared during a segment on Miss Universe.

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Caption: Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters visiting her hometown after being crowned Miss Universe 2017. Source: Instagram

relationship status

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters’ husband is Tim Tebow. The two began dating during her tenure as Miss Universe 2017. She also thanked her lover for his support during her farewell at Miss Universe 2018. The couple had their engagement on January 9, 2019 at her lover’s family farm in Jacksonville, Florida.

The lovers later married on January 20, 2020 in Franschhoek, South Africa. Speaking of husband, Tim is a former professional American football player who played quarterback. Her husband is also a former professional baseball outfielder.

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Caption: Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters and her husband Tim pose for a photo with their puppies. Source: Instagram

body measurements

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters stands about tall height of 5 feet 7 inches or 171 cm and her weight of 121 lbs or 55 kg. Likewise, the South African model has a chest-waist-hip measurement of 31-25-33 inches. Also, the former Miss Univers has brown eyes and hair of the same color.

Social Media and Wealth

Speaking about her social media presence, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters joined Twitter in June 2012 and to date has over 60,000 followers on her @demitebow account. She also has over 1.6 million followers on her @demitebow Instagram Account. She created her Youtube channel on April 27, 2020 and has more than 2.8k views so far.

Likewise, the former Miss Universe has 54.5K followers on her @demitebow Tiktok account and 324K followers on Facebook. We continue with the former Miss Universe net worth of around $5 million and her husband also has the same net worth as of 2021.

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