Who is Kimberley Conrad? Wiki Bio
Kimberley Conrad was born in Moulton, Alabama, USA, on August 6, 1962, so her zodiac sign is Leo and she has American nationality. She is a model and actress, best known for her association with “Playboy” magazine and her former marriage to Hugh Hefner†
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Early life and education
Kimberley moved with her family to Reno, Nevada when she was four, and they moved a second time, to British Columbia, Canada, when she was twelve. Her mother was a hairdresser and made her interested in modeling and beauty pageants from an early age.
Kimberley attended a local high school, where she was physically active, and after her matriculation, she pursued a career in modeling rather than enrolling in college.
Career as a model and actress
She started modeling at age 17 and worked for John Casablancas Elite Model Management. Her modeling career took off when she was invited to pose for “Playboyby local photographer Ken Honey, and was named Playboy’s Playmate of the Month in January 1988 and Playboy’s Playmate of the Year in 1989. That same year, she made her TV series debut in an episode of “Highway to Heaven “, and had a supporting role as a waitress on the hit drama series “Falcon Crest”.
Kimberley has been featured in numerous ‘Playboy’ videos and even had a special edition of the ‘Playboy’ newsstand dedicated to her. A vegetarian and animal rights advocate, Conrad has worked for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and several animal rescue groups in Los Angeles, California.
Love life and marriage with Hugh Hefner
Kimberley got a lot of media attention in 1989 when she married “Playboy” owner and publisher, Hugh Hefner. She was his second wife and they have two sons together, Marston Glenn Hefner and Cooper Bradford Hefner.
During the first nine years of their marriage, Kimberley transformed the Playboy mansion into a more conservative one, with Hugh reportedly not allowed to hold parties in their house.
However, the two broke up in 1998, but did not formally divorce. Hugh Hefner was quoted about the situation “I’d love to divorce her when we broke up, but she wanted to stay married for our boys.” Kimberley moved into a house next door to the Playboy Mansion, but after living in separate homes for 11 years, she filed for divorce in September 2009 citing “irreconcilable differences” after their youngest child turned 18. The divorce was finalized in March 2010.
Hugh Hefner paid Kimberley $250,000 a year after the divorce, but according to reports, she later filed a lawsuit against him over $5 million that came from the sale of a house they owned together. Hefner reportedly stated that Kimberley cheated on him during their years together, although he (allegedly) remained faithful.
Since the divorce, Kimberley has remained out of the public eye and not much is known about her love life. She seems to live a peaceful life with her children and there are no rumors about her personal affairs.
Hobbies and other interests
Kimberley is an animal lover and has volunteered at animal shelters in her spare time. She has adopted three dogs and spends a lot of time taking care of them – she’s not a big fan of cats. She loves to cook and is a fan and follower of Jamie Oliver and is excited to try new vegetarian and vegan recipes.
She also enjoys reading, with classic novels like Pride and Prejudice, One Hundred Years of Solitude, and Anna Karenina being her favorites.
Appearance and power
Kimberley is 57 years old. She has blond hair and blue eyes, is 1.75 m tall, weighs 55 kg and her vital stats are 36-24-36; she wears dress size three and shoe size 8. As of March 2020, her net worth is estimated at $1.5 million while Hugh Hefner’s net worth was reportedly $110 million at the time of his death.
Who was Hugh Hefner? Wiki bio
Hugh Marston Hefner was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA, on April 9, 1926 – his zodiac sign was Aries and he was of American nationality.
“I believe that a society that emphasizes the individual and his freedom, is based on reason and aims at happiness, is an ideal society that should be strived for.”
-Hugh M. Hefner pic.twitter.com/XKcmgYypqn
— Hugh M. Hefner (@hughhefner) October 17, 2019
He was a magazine publisher, most popular as the founder and editor-in-chief of “Playboy”, founded in 1953. He died on September 17, 2017 at the age of 91.
Hugh was the first child of Glenn Lucius Hefner, an accountant, and his wife Grace Caroline Hefner (nee Swanson) who worked as a teacher. His parents were from Nebraska and he had a younger brother Keith. Hugh attended Sayre Elementary School and then transferred to Steinmetz High School. Reportedly, his IQ was 152, although his academic performance was generally not exceptional. However, he was the student body president and founded a school newspaper.
Hugh served in the United States Army for two years as a non-combatant toward the end of World War II, and was discharged in 1946. He attended the Chicago Art Institute for a summer before enrolling at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where he majored in psychology. Hefner received his bachelor’s degree in 1949 and then immediately married his first wife, Mildred Williams. He later did a semester of graduate school work in sociology, with an emphasis on sex research.
In January 1952, Hugh left his job as a copywriter at Esquire magazine and the following year took out a loan to launch Playboy, which was initially to be called “Stag Party”.
Hefner suffered a minor stroke in 1985 at the age of 59. After re-evaluating his lifestyle, he made several changes. The wild,…
The first issue of “Playboy” was released in December 1953 and featured Marilyn Monroe from her 1949 nude photo shoot on the cover. Hugh became a popular public figure, appearing in several TV shows such as “The Simpsons” and “The Girl Next Door”, which he also co-created.
After divorcing his first wife, he went public about his relationships with numerous women and stated that he dated ten women at the same time. He died in his house in Holmby Hills, Los Angeles, California at age 91 due to an E. coli infection.