Anna Nicole Smith

Model and Actress
Born Nov 28, 1967

Vickie Lynn Marshall, known by her moniker Anna Nicole Smith, was an American model, actress and television personality. Smith first gained popularity in Playboy, becoming the 1993 Playmate of the Year. She modeled for clothing companies, including Guess jeans and Lane Bryant. Smith dropped out of high school and was married in 1985. Her highly publicized second marriage to oil business mogul J.… Read More

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1967 Birth Born Vickie Lynn Hogan in Houston, Texas, and raised in Mexia, Texas, Smith was the daughter of Donald Eugene Hogan (1947 – 2009) and Virgie Mae Arthur (née Tabers; b. 1951), who married on February 22, 1967 and divorced on November 4, 1969. She had five half siblings: Donna Hogan, David Tacker Jr., Donnie Hogan, Amy Hogan, and Donald Hart. Smith was raised by her mother and aunt. Virgie subsequently married Donald R. Hart in 1971. … Read More


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Smith dropped out of high school and was married three years later in 1985. … Read More


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In 1992, Smith appeared on the March cover of Playboy magazine, with her name given as Vickie Smith.
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In 1993 before Christmas, she modeled for the Swedish clothing company H&M. … Read More
On June 27, 1994, 26-year-old Smith and 89-year-old Marshall were married in Houston. … Read More
1995 27 Years Old Thirteen months after his marriage to Smith, Marshall died in Houston on August 4, 1995, at age 90. … Read More
In 1996, Smith filed for bankruptcy in California as a result of a $850,000 judgment against her for sexual harassment of an employee. … Read More


1998 30 Years Old She appeared on the variety series Sin City Spectacular in 1998. … Read More
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She appeared as Donna, the friend of Veronica Chase played by Kirstie Alley, on the sitcom Veronica's Closet in 1999.
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Smith returned to film acting in 2003 with the comedy film Wasabi Tuna. … Read More
2004 36 Years Old In November 2004, she appeared at the American Music Awards to introduce Kanye West and attracted attention because of her slurred speech and behavior. … Read More
2005 37 Years Old In March 2005, at the first MTV Australia Video Music Awards in Sydney's Luna Park, she did Janet Jackson's wardrobe malfunction by pulling down her dress to reveal both breasts, each covered with the MTV logo. … Read More
Smith was addicted to prescription medications. Psychiatrist Dr. Nathalie Maullin said she met Smith in April 2006 in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. … Read More
On February 9, 2007, Zsa Zsa Gabor's husband Frédéric Prinz von Anhalt said that he had had a decade-long affair with Smith and could potentially be the father of her infant girl, Dannielynn. … Read More
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