Trending :

home Biography Kara Young Biography

Kara Young Biography


Facts of Kara Young Biography

Occupationfashion model, Actress, Entrepreneur
Body measurement34-24-33
SpouseSante D'Orazio (1996) Peter Georgiopoulos ( 2005)
Place of birthSan Francisco, California, U.S.
CountryUnited States
Height5 Feet 8 Inch

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).

[ CAPTION: Kara Young during child ][ SOURCE: Instagram ]

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.

[ CAPTION: Kara During her starting career ][ SOURCE: Instagram ]

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

[ CAPTION: Cover page of Vogue ][ SOURCE: 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.

[ CAPTION: Model Young ][ SOURCE: Instagram ]

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

[ CAPTION: With her husband and son ][ SOURCE: 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.

[ CAPTION: Kara Young with Donald Trump ][ SOURCE: US Weekly ]

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.

Updated On Sat Sep 29 2018 Published On Fri Aug 25 2017 By Biplov Barakoti

Related Article View all

Kiana Kim

Kiana Kim

  • Published Sun Dec 23 2018
Sammi Giancola Biography

Sammi Giancola Biography

  • Published Mon Jun 05 2017
Bridget Marquardt Biography

Bridget Marquardt Biography

  • Published Wed Dec 17 2014
Kathy Ireland Biography

Kathy Ireland Biography

  • Published Tue Jun 13 2017
Shay Mitchell Biography

Shay Mitchell Biography

  • Published Wed Jul 05 2017
Ms. Juicy Biography

Ms. Juicy Biography

  • Published Wed Aug 23 2017
Angel Brinks Biography

Angel Brinks Biography

  • Published Sun Mar 26 2017
Famke Janssen Biography

Famke Janssen Biography

  • Published Wed Sep 20 2017
Monique Coleman Biography

Monique Coleman Biography

  • Published Mon Sep 21 2015
Kristian Alfonso Biography

Kristian Alfonso Biography

  • Published Mon Nov 27 2017
Lily Donaldson Biography

Lily Donaldson Biography

  • Published Thu Nov 16 2017
Brigitte Bardot Biography

Brigitte Bardot Biography

  • Published Fri Mar 25 2016