|occupation||Former model, Ex- wife of Johnny Bench|
|spouse||Laura Cwikowski (m. 1987–1995|
|education||University of Oklahoma|
|place_of_birth||United States of America|
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Laura Cwikowski is a former model and aerobics instructor. She is well known as a former wife of Johnny Bench. Her ex-spouse Johnny is a retired American former professional baseball catcher who played in the Major Leagues for the Cincinnati Reds.
Laura Cwikowski was born in North Dakota. She attended high school in Dayton. Laura Cwikowski grew up Oklahoma City, Oklahoma area, where she went to attend the University of Oklahoma. After her graduation, she began her modeling career in her 20s. As a model, Laura Cwikowski has modeled in Paris. She likes a wild horse in the Osage and she is very independent.
Laura Cwikowski got attention when she began to date All-Star catcher and hitter for the Cincinnati Reds, Johnny Bench. The couple first met Bench at a golf tournament in Oklahoma City, and from there, their relationship began to the central point of media.
Laura Cwikowski married to her long term boyfriend Johnny Bench on December 19, 1987, in a private ceremony in Cincinnati, Ohio. They exchanged promises at the Cincinnati home of Bench's legal advisor, Reuven Katz. The celebration was conducted by Charles Luken, the mayor of Cincinnati.
"She's like a wild horse in the Osage," Bench told The Cincinnati Enquirer in an interview published Thursday. "She's very independent.
"Laura knows her mind and she knows how to handle herself. She took care of herself when she was modeling in Paris. She even put up with me riding the rapids in Idaho. If she gets it in her mind to do something, Laura just goes out and does it."
As a loving spouse, the couple welcomed their child Bobby Bench. “ I probably would have never considered a baby if I thought he wouldn’t be a great father,” Laura says. “ I mean, there are a lot of men out there who won’t even touch a diaper or a bottle. He is up maybe once a twice in the middle of the night, and I always take care of that.”
After spending around five years together the couple separated the reason behind their separation is unknown to us. However, some source revealed that there was his extra- marital affair. In fact, she is one only one wife of him her husband was previously married to Vickie Chesser. After few month of their separation, they divorced on 17 November 1995.
The 5’ 7” former model holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Her former husband Johnny Bench is one of the successful retired professional baseballs. His estimated net worth has $5 million. Being a former model undoubtedly enjoying her luxurious life with her family.