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Tyra Banks

Tyra Banks

Biography

Tyra Lynne Banks (born December 4, 1973), is an American television personality, model, producer, writer, and actress. Born in Inglewood, California, she began her career as a model at the age of 15, and was the first African-American woman to be featured on the covers of GQ and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, on which she appeared three times. She was a Victoria's Secret Angel from 1997 to 2005. By the early 2000s, Banks was one of the world's top-earning models.

  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 1973-12-04
  • Place of Birth: Inglewood, California, USA
  • Also Known As: Tayra Benks, Tyra Lynne Banks, BanX