Kate Upton Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

Kate Upton

Biography / Wiki

An American supermodel Kate Upton is widely recognized for gracing the covers of famous magazines including Vanity Fair’s 100th Anniversary issue, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, and Jalouse. She was born on June 10, 1992, in Michigan.

Kate is also one of the most searched names on Google. In 2014, she won the People Magazine Award for the People’s Sexiest Woman. In 2013, she was named the Model of the Year, at the Mercedes-Benz fashion week in the 10th Annual style awards in New York.

Height / Weight / Age

Date Of Birth June 10, 1992
Age 31 Years
Height In Centimeter – 178 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5’10”

Weight In Kilograms – 60 kg

In Pounds – 132 lbs

Eye Color Hazel Blue-green
Hair Color Blonde
Figure Measurements 36-25-34
Bra Size 34D
Dress Size 8 (US)
Shoe Size 8.5 (US)

Net Worth

Her estimated net worth is $20 million approximately. Her salary is $3.5 million/year. She owns a Tesla Model S.

Education / Family

She was born to Jeff Upton who was a former Athletics Director and Shelley Upton who was a former Tennis Player. She has two younger siblings and one elder. She attended Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, Melbourne for elementary education. She didn’t go to college as she wanted to focus on her modeling career.


Kate Upton

Real Name Katherine Elizabeth
Nickname Kate
Birth Place St. Joseph, Michigan, USA
Profession Actress, model
Zodiac sign Gemini
School Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, Melbourne, Florida
College N/A
Religion Christianity (Anglican/Episcopalian)
Nationality American
Home Town Melbourne, Florida, USA
Debut Film- Tower Heist (2011)


Kate Upton in Tower Heist
Kate Upton in Tower Heist

TV – Tosh.0 (2011)

Fathers Name Jeff Upton (Former Athletics Director)
Mothers Name Shelley Upton (Former Tennis Player)

Kate Upton with her Parents
Kate Upton with her Parents

Brothers David Upton (younger)


Kate Upton with her Brother
Kate Upton with her Brother

Sister Christie Williams (elder, producer), Laura Upton (elder, American football player)


Kate Upton with her Sister
Kate Upton with her Sister

Career / Fashion And Style

At the age of 15, she started her modeling career and signed into Elite Model Management in 2008. She moved to New York City and signed with IMG Models. The first modeling assignment was with the clothing for Dooney & Bourke and Garage.

In 2010-2011, she was the face of Guess. She posted a video dancing at a Los Angeles Clippers game in 2011. The video promoted the importance of social media in hiking a model’s stardom.

In 2011, she made a guest appearance in the episode of Tosh.0. As an actress, she made her debut in a cameo role in the movie ‘Tower heist’. Since 2014, she has been the face of the ‘Bobbi Brown Cosmetics’.

Currently, she is working for the upcoming project which is a sex comedy titled ‘The Layover’, directed by William H. Macy and James Franco’s adaptation of Greg Sestero’s non-fiction book ‘The Disaster Artist’.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More

She is married to Justin Verlander who is an American professional baseball pitcher.

Boyfriends Maksim Chmerkovskiy (Ukrainian Dancer, 2013)
Kate Upton with Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Kate Upton with Maksim Chmerkovskiy

Justin Verlander (American Baseball Player, 2013)

Marital Status Married
Husband Justin Verlander (American Baseball Player)

Kate Upton with Justin Verlander
Kate Upton with Justin Verlander

Favourite Things

Here we are providing you the list of her favourite things.

Favourite Song ‘Give Me One Reason’ by Tracy Chapman
Favourite Actress Adriana Lima
Favourite Food Ice-cream, Sushi, French Fries, Taco Bell
Favourite Singer(s) Miranda Lambert, Tracy Chapman
Favourite Basketball team New York Yankees
Favourite Perfume Coco by Chanel
Favourite Colour Yellow
Favourite Brands Rag & Bone, Sam Edelman, Emilio Pucci
Favourite Restaurant Nobu in Tribeca

Kate Upton

Some Interesting Facts About Kate Upton

  • Kate Upton does smoke and consumes alcohol.
Kate Upton Drinking Alcohol
Kate Upton Drinking Alcohol
  • Kate was born into a conservative, sporty, and political family. Her great grandfather was the co-founder of Whirlpool Corporation, her mother was a former tennis champion, her father was a high school athletics director and her uncle is the Congressman for the sixth congressional district of Michigan.
  • During childhood, she was neither outgoing nor that attractive.
Kate Upton in Childhood
Kate Upton in Childhood
  • She is a horse lover and a prolific equestrian. She has won 5 American Paint Horse Association World Championships.
Kate Upton doing Horse Riding
Kate Upton doing Horse Riding
  • She earned popularity by appearing ‘Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue’ in 2011 and 2012.
  • In 2011, she was named the 2011 Sports Illustrated ‘Rookie of the year’.
  • She was ranked 2nd in Askmen’s top 99 ‘most desirable’ famous women in 2012.
  • She got featured on the front cover of GQ magazine in July 2012. She is wearing a little, red, white and blue swimming outfit.
  • For ‘Beach Bunny’ swimwear, she turned bikini designer.
  • PETA criticized her for using endangered baby animals as a prop in a Harper’s Bazaar photoshoot.
Kate Upton photo shoot with endangered animals
Kate Upton photo shoot with endangered animals
  • She doesn’t eat red meat.
  • She had a photoshoot at Cape Canaveral in a zero-gravity chamber.
  • Her hobbies are horseback riding, playing and watching tennis.
  • She won the Esquire’s Woman of Summer.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @kateupton
  2. Twitter@KateUpton
  3. Facebook @KateUpton
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