Kara Young is a well-renowned fashion model, actress, and entrepreneur, known for appearing three times on the cover of Vogue and Playboy.
She is currently living a blissful life with her husband Peter Georgiopoulos, a shipping magnate and a member of the Board of Directors for Action Against Hunger. Kara is also known for her affair with billionaire turned President of USA, Donald Trump.
Kara Young Early Life & Education
Kara Young was born in the year 1969 in California, United States and spent her entire childhood in California. She is the daughter of Tom Young and Marie Young. Her father an American national with Irish and Scottish heritage whereas her mother is African-American.
Therefore, Kara is of mixed ethnicity(Irish, Scottish, African-American and European).
She completed her high school from San Francisco. As Kara was interested in modeling from her childhood days, she pursued her career as a fashion model and entered the entertainment industry.
Kara Young Modeling & Acting Career
Kara Young started her career as a fashion model from the late 80s. Between the 1988 and 1998, she began to appear in Different advertising campaigns for brands like L'Oreal, Maybelline, Revlon, and Clairol.
Industry greats Steven Meisel, Richard Avedon, Patrick Demarchelier, Gilles Bensimon, Peter Lindbergh, and Albert Watson were enamored with Young's smoldering bi-racial looks, wild unruly curls, and high fashion moxie.
She was an 'A-list model' and was even profiled in the article "The New Top Models" published in the year 1990. Kara Young was also a Vogue cover girl for two consecutive years in 1988/8 and 1998/9.
Despite serving for different brands and magazines, her modeling with Victoria’s Secret is considered to be one of her unforgettable works till date.
Cover page of Vogue: Instagram
Following her modeling career, Young then initiated a career as a news reporter for Fox News Channel. Later parting from the modeling career, Young co-founded a brand, Hair Rules and has launched a line of hair care product and also runs NYC salon.
Kara Young Married, Husband, Children, Affairs, Divorce
The sizzling Young has broken many hearts as she has had many love relations. Though her current relationship status is married. Her husband's name is Peter C. Georgiopoulos and the couple is living a happy married life for a long time.
The lovebirds exchanged their vows in 2005. Her husband Peter C. Georgiopoulos is a billionaire and the founder of the General Maritime shipping company. The couple has been blessed with two sons named Constantine Georgiopoulos and Nick D'Orazio.
With her husband and son: Instagram
But that was not her first married in fact she was previously married to Sante D’Orazio from 1994 to 1998. She was also concurrently having a relationship with the billionaire turned President of The USA Mr.Donald Trump.
She dated Mr. Trump approximately 20 years ago, and at that time Kara was about two decades younger than Mr. Trump. The two began to date around 1997. Mr. Trump saw her at a party in the Hamptons and later asked someone for her number and called her.
Their pairing made headlines after Ms. Young was stated to have left her then-boyfriend, a celebrity reporter named A.J. Benza, for Mr. Trump, a fact that Mr. Trump claimed on talk radio.
On 17th August 2017, she made headlines when she said, she doesn't believe he's racist.
I didn’t hide my race from Donald Trump. He knew,” Kara Young told The New York Times. “He would say, ‘You’re like Derek Jeter.’ And I would say, ‘Exactly.’”
She told the paper that she's never listened him make any kind of racist comments, but was left "horrified" by what he said about the deadly attack in Charlottesville.
During the campaign, she told the TV show Chasing News that he is not a racist as:
“I would never go out with anybody that was a racist — of course not — that's crazy," she said at the time. "Everyone asks me."
Kara Young Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary
Young has worked with brands like Revlon, L'Oreal, Clairol, Maybelline, and Victoria's Secret. She is also co-founded the salon, Hair Rules, in New York City. Kara is living a fabulous lifestyle however, she hasn't yet achieved major awards for her shows.
Being a billionaire's wife her net worth to expected be in millions however her estimated net worth is still unknown to us.