Dita Von Teese’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth & life story

Source of Wealth: Dance, Film, TelevisionAge: 47Birth Place: Rochester, Michigan, USAHeight: 5′ 3″ (1.60 m)Weight: 115 lbs (52 kg)Marital Status: Divorced (Marilyn Manson)Full Name: Heather Renée SweetNationality: AmericanDate of Birth: September 28, 1972Ethnicity: Armenian, Scottish, German, EnglishOccupation: Burlesque Dancer, Model, Costume Designer, Author, Actress, Singer, EntrepreneurEducation: University High School

American burlesque artist, model, and actress Dita Von Teese has an estimated net worth of $2 million. The modern queen of the burlesque Dita Von Teese was born Heather Renee Sweet in Michigan in 1972. Raised on classic movies from the Golden Age of Hollywood, Von Teese developed a fascination with the old-fashioned style from an early age. After the family moved to California, Von Teese became even more immersed in film culture, and eventually studied costume design in college, preparing for a career in styling period films.Von Teese began working at a local strip club when she was 18 but was disappointed by the lack of style and creativity shown by most of the dancers. She began developing a modern burlesque show,which would prove to be increasingly popular. By the mid-’90s, Von Teese was a celebrity in her own niche, spearheading a resurgence in burlesque dancing and pin-up style. She became a recognizable media personality, modeling for designers like Vivienne Westwood and Jean-Paul Gaultier, and appearing in a small selection of films, like The Death of Salvador Dali and The Boom Boom Room. In 2005, Von Teese married rocker Marilyn Manson; the two divorced in 2007.