Rima Fakih Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Net Worth, Facts

Rima Fakih is a Lebanese-born American model and actress who won the prestigious Miss USA title in 2010. She moved to the United States when she was seven years old and has settled there since then. Along with films, she has also appeared in reality television shows. Fakih is also known for his brief stint as a professional wrestler, competing in WWE Tough Enough in 2010. In 2018, she was made the national director for Miss Universe Lebanon. Fakih’s success as a model, beauty queen, and actress has made her an inspiration to many young women, especially those from Arab and Muslim backgrounds, who may face challenges in the entertainment industry. Here’s everything you need to know about Reema Fakih.

Rima Fakih Biography

Rima Fakih was born on the 22nd of September 1985, in Srifa, South Governorate, Lebanon. She’s currently 37 years old.

Birth NameRima Fakih
Date of BirthSeptember 22, 1985
Place of BirthSrifa, South Governorate, Lebanon
Age37 years old
Sun SignLibra
ProfessionModel, Actress, Professional Wrestler, Pageant Titleholder
NationalityLebanese, American
EthnicityArab and Lebanese
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, USA

Early Life: Family and Education

Rima Fakih was born in a Shia Muslim family to parents Hussain and Nadia Fakih. She has four siblings, brothers Rabih and Rami, and sisters Rana and Ruba. Rima Fakih went to St. Rita’s School, a Catholic school near Beirut, Lebanon.

After moving to New York in 1993, he attended St. John’s Preparatory School in Queens. He graduated from Henry Ford Community College and earned degrees in economics and business management from the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

Film Debut

In 2011, Fakih made her on-screen debut in the 2011 movie ‘Real Steel’, starring Hugh Jackman.

Television Debut

In 2010, she was featured in Late Show with David Letterman as herself.

In 2012, she participated in Fox’s dating game show ‘The Choice’.

Famous For

In May 2010, she competed in the Miss USA 2010 pageant held at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. She won the Miss USA title on May 16, 2010, breaking a 5-year streak of Southern states winning and becoming the first Miss Michigan USA to win the national title since Kenya Moore in 1993.

Rima Fakih Net Worth

According to authoritative sources, Rima Fakih has a net worth of $1 million dollars in 2023.

Rima Fakih Facts

In 2008, she represented Michigan in the Miss Lebanon Immigrant pageant. She finished third in the competition behind Brazil’s Carina El Kadisi and Australia’s Jessica Kahawati.

Rima Fakih did not lose hope, sold her car to compete in the Miss Michigan USA pageant, and was eventually crowned Miss Michigan USA on September 19, 2009, and went on to represent Michigan at the Miss USA 2010 pageant . She won Miss USA 2010.

She represented the United States at the 2010 Miss Universe pageant and did not place as a semi-finalist.

In 2011, she was ranked #100 on the list of ‘100 Most Powerful Arab Women’ by Arabian Business.

That same year, she was ranked #86 on the 2011 edition of AskMen.com’s Top 99 Women list.

She has appeared on TV shows such as The Today Show, The Wendy Williams Show, and The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Apart from this, she has also appeared in many music videos.

Reema Fakih has appeared in ‘WWE Raw’, ‘WWE Tough Enough’, ‘The Choice’, ‘Real Steel’ and ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’.

Reema Fakih Biography, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Net Worth, Facts