Tila Tequila

Singer-songwriter + Glamour Model
Born Oct 24, 1981

Tila Nguyen, better known by her stage names Tila Tequila and Miss Tila, is an American model and television personality. She is known for her appearances in the men's magazines Stuff, Maxim, Penthouse, her role as host of the Fuse TV show featuring performance striptease, Pants-Off Dance-Off and her position as the most popular artist on MySpace (according to page views) circa April 2006. She was raised in Houston, Texas, and now lives in Los Angeles, California.… Read More

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1981 Birth Born on October 24, 1981.


2000 18 Years Old Nguyen graduated from Alief Hastings High School in 2000.
2001 19 Years Old She has cited the violent adolescence she had in Texas as her reason for becoming a model and moving to California in 2001. … Read More


2002 20 Years Old She did a test shoot, then eventually moved to Southern California and was featured as Playboys Cyber Girl of the week on April 22, 2002, and soon thereafter she became the first Asian Cyber Girl of the Month. … Read More
2003 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2003, Nguyen was a contestant on VH1's Surviving Nugent, a reality TV show where participants performed compromising tasks and stunts for rock star Ted Nugent. … Read More
2006 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Time Magazine, in a 2006 profile of Nguyen noted her impact on the platform stating "Pre-Tila, your MySpace friends were mostly people you actually knew. … Read More
…  Her debut single "I Love U" was released in 2007 to mixed reviews. … Read More
2008 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In August 2008, it was announced that Tequila was dating socialite and heiress Courtenay Semel. The daughter of Yahoo! CEO Terry Semel and an ex-girlfriend of Lindsay Lohan, Semel and Tequila broke up in October of that same year. However, the pair was seen together again in November. On September 6, 2009, Tequila was allegedly choked and restrained by former boyfriend Shawne Merriman, who was later arrested. … Read More
2009 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In December 2009, Nguyen partnered with Joe Francis to launch the now-defunct dating site, aimed at people ages 18 and up. … Read More
By 2010, Tequila decided to reinvent her image and changed her stage name to Miss Tila. … Read More


2012 30 Years Old Tequila completed her rehab treatment on April 5, 2012. … Read More
However, she was ejected from the house after just one day, due to many viewer complaints of her controversial statements made in 2013, when she posted anti-Semitic comments and praised German dictator Adolf Hitler on Facebook. … Read More
2014 32 Years Old 1 More Event
On April 18, 2014, Tequila confirmed her pregnancy on her Facebook page.
2016 34 Years Old However, on May 6, 2016, Nguyen tweeted that Jewish-American political commentator Ben Shapiro should "be gassed and sent back to Israel" and later posted that "There are only two things in this world, for which I would gladly sacrifice my own life; the destruction of all Jews and preservation of the white race" and "You know what will help Asians earn respect? … Read More
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