Lu Parker

Born Dec 3, 1970

Frances Louise "Lu" Parker is a broadcast journalist and former Miss USA from South Carolina.

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1970 Birth Born on December 3, 1970.


1994 23 Years Old 1 More Event
After winning Miss South Carolina USA, Parker was crowned Miss USA 1994, becoming the third South Carolinian to be awarded the honor.
2000 29 Years Old In San Antonio, KABB TV hired Parker to serve as a weekend anchor and reporter. Parker was promoted to main anchor in 2000.


2003 32 Years Old In February 2003, she became the host for "Great Day SA", which is San Antonio's top-rated live entertainment morning show.
2005 34 Years Old In January 2005, she moved to Los Angeles to join Frank Buckley as co-anchor for KTLA's "KTLA Prime News" on weekends. … Read More
2008 37 Years Old In January, 2008 she became the main weather anchor for KTLA Prime News. … Read More
2009 38 Years Old 1 More Event
Parker began a relationship with Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles, in March 2009.
2010 39 Years Old In 2010 Parker founded the Lu Parker project, whose stated mission is to "improve the lives of at-risk youth and homeless animals through direct service, education, and advocacy."


2012 41 Years Old Villaraigosa and Parker split in July 2012.
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