Rima Fakih height - How tall is Rima Fakih?
Rima Fakih was born on 22 September, 1985 in Srifa, Lebanon, is a Lebanese-American model. At 35 years old, Rima Fakih height is 5 ft 8 in (173.0 cm).
Now We discover Rima Fakih's Biography, Age, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of net worth at the age of 35 years old?
|Occupation||Former Miss USA | National Director 2018 — (current)|
|Age||35 years old|
|Born||22 September 1985|
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Rima Fakih Weight & Measurements
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Who Is Rima Fakih's Husband?
Her husband is Wassim Slaiby (m. 2016)
|Husband||Wassim Slaiby (m. 2016)|
Rima Fakih Net Worth
She net worth has been growing significantly in 2018-19. So, how much is Rima Fakih worth at the age of 35 years old? Rima Fakih’s income source is mostly from being a successful . She is from Lebanon. We have estimated Rima Fakih's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2020||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
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|Wikipedia||Rima Fakih Wikipedia|
In 2018, Fakih became the National Director of Miss Universe Lebanon, the national beauty pageant of Lebanon. She has featured in 100 Most Powerful Women in Arab list in 2011, the same year in which she was a contestant in WWE Tough Enough. In February 2020, she was named ambassador for the year 2020 for The Children’s Cancer Center in Lebanon (CCCL). Fakih was presented the key to Dearborn, Michigan by the city's mayor John B. O'Reilly Jr. in 2010.
In April 2016, Fakih converted to Maronite Christianity, in Bkerké, the see of the Maronite Catholic Patriarchate, northeast of Beirut, before her marriage to Lebanese-Canadian music producer Wassim "Sal" Slaiby also known as Sal. Slaiby manages Canadian artist The Weeknd, who went to Lebanon specifically to commemorate the wedding, which took place in the church of Bkerké, the Maronite Patriarchate, on May 15, 2016. The couple has three children, Rima Jr, Joseph (Sal Jr) and Amira.
Fakih resided in Dearborn. She graduated from Henry Ford Community College and went on to earn degrees in economics and business management from the University of Michigan–Dearborn, and announced she planned to attend law school after her year-long reign. Prior to winning the Miss USA title, she worked as a sales associate at the Detroit Medical Center, developing and recruiting in the Arab American community.
Due to conflicting schedule with promotional events for Miss USA 2011, Fakih was the only contestant not to appear on the live final episode. In 2012, she participated in Fox's dating game show The Choice.
She is listed number 86 on AskMen.com's top 99 women 2011 edition. On May 24, 2011, The Roots performed a freestyle song about her during her appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. She also appears in the movie Real Steel, starring Hugh Jackman, which premiered on October 7, 2011. Fakih revealed that she is receiving wrestling training. She also participated in Netflix's The Apartment season 4.
In December 2011, Fakih was arrested on charges of misdemeanor drunk driving.
As holder of the Miss USA title, Fakih represented the United States in the 2010 Miss Universe pageant, held at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on August 23.
Fakih appeared as a guest star on the November 29, 2010, edition of WWE Raw, where she crowned Sheamus, the winner of the King of the Ring tournament. In December 2010 at WWE Tribute to the Troops, she served as the ring announcer for the matches. She later competed on WWE Tough Enough on USA and was eliminated in week four.
After her coronation as Miss Universe in 2010, Fakih was among the guests at the American Chamber of Commerce conference in Cairo alongside former US President Bill Clinton. She was named the ambassador for The Children’s Cancer Center in Lebanon (CCCL) in February 2020. In January 2010, Fakih received the key to Dearborn which was presented by Mayor John B. O'Reilly Jr.
Fakih won the Miss Michigan USA pageant on September 19, 2009 at the McMorran Place Theater, Port Huron, Michigan. In May 2010 she represented Michigan at 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, beating out first runner-up Morgan Woolard of Oklahoma and Samantha Casey of Virginia, 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.
In 2008, Fakih was selected to represent Michigan in the Miss Lebanon Emigrant competition. The event is part of the Miss Lebanon pageant, and is open to young women who are Lebanese or of Lebanese origin, living in countries of the overseas Lebanese community. She placed third in the contest, held August 13 in Batroun, Lebanon, finishing behind Carina El Kaddissi of Brazil and Jessica Kahawaty of Australia.
In 2003, her family moved to the large Arab-American community in Dearborn, Michigan.
Fakih attended I.S. 145, Jackson Heights, Queens, New York and St. John's Preparatory School, Astoria, Queens. Her father ran a restaurant in Manhattan. In New York, Fakih's family felt they were subjected to threats and vandalism based on events in the Middle East. Business at her father's restaurant reportedly declined following the September 11, 2001, attacks.
In 1993, her parents, Hussein and Nadia Fakih, moved their family to New York in order to escape the effects of the Lebanese Civil War.
Fakih is widely believed to be the first Lebanese American, the first Arab American and the first Muslim to win the Miss USA title; however, pageant officials have stated their records are not detailed enough to confirm this claim. The first Michigan delegate to win the Miss USA title, Carole Gist, became the first African-American Miss USA in 1990.
Rima Fakih (Arabic: ريما فقيه ) (born September 22, 1985) is a Lebanese-American actress, model, professional wrestler and beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss USA 2010. She represented the state of Michigan in the national pageant, having previously won the 2010 Miss Michigan USA pageant. Fakih is married to music executive, Wassim "Sal" Slaiby and the couple has three children.