Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters (Miss Universe 2017) Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Real NameDemi-Leigh Nel-Peters
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters - 173 cm
in meters - 1.73 m
in feet inches - 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms - 55 kg
in Pounds - 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)32-26-34
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorBrown
Personal Life
Date of BirthJune 28, 1995
Age (as in 2017)22 Years
Birth PlaceSedgefield, Western Cape, South Africa
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
NationalitySouth African
HometownSedgefield, Western Cape, South Africa
SchoolOuteniqua High School, George, South Africa
College/UniversityNorth-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa
Educational QualificationDegree in Businesses Management and Entrepreneurship
FamilyFather- Bennie Peters, 1 (Step-father)
Mother- Anne-Mari Steenkamp, 1 (Step-mother)
Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters with her parents
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Franje (Younger, Half-sister)
Ethnicity/RaceNot Known
HobbiesDebating, Hiking, Making handmade cards, Scrapbooking, Trail running
Favorite Things
Favorite ModelCindy Nell
Favorite Quote"The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no-one else has ever been before."
Boyfriends, Affairs and More
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusUnmarried
Boyfriends/AffairsNot Known

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Some Lesser Known Facts About Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

  • Does Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Demi served on the George Junior City Council in 2011.
  • She represented SWD hockey in 2011, where she also got her provincial colors.
  • The same year, she started modeling for ‘Boss Model Management Ltd.’
  • In 2012, she was elected as Jnr Deputy Mayor of George.
  • The same year, she also served on Outeniqua High’s student council where she was the Head girl for both her school and boarding house in 2012-13.
  • She won the national crown ‘Miss Varsity Cup 2015.’
  • She enjoys debating and joined the Dinki Hostel debate team in 2015, and won the competition.
  • She aspires to be a successful businesswoman.
  • On March 26, 2017, she won the Miss South Africa 2017 title in Sun City Superbowl, Rustenburg, South Africa. Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters - Miss South Africa 2017
  • She was robbed at gunpoint after she won the Miss South Africa. Inspired by her escape, she has started to train women in South Africa in self-defense.
  • On November 26, 2017, she was crowned ‘Miss Universe 2017’ in Las Vegas, USA. She beat 91 other candidates during the finals.
  • She considers her half-sister as her biggest inspiration, who was born with a cerebellum and is disabled.

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