Dita Von Teese
Dita Von Teese
Celebrated Name: Dita Von Teese
Real Name/Full Name: Heather Renee Sweet
Gender: Female
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 28 September 1972
Birth Place: Rochester, Michigan, the United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.68m
Weight: 54kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Husband/Spouse (Name): Marilyn Mason

(m. 2005; div.2007)

Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): Yes (Adam Rajcevich)
Is Dita Von Teese Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: Burlesque dancer, model-actress, singer author, designer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $10 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Burlesque dance is not as popular as it was sometimes back. There is one person who is determined to re-popularize it in today’s life, and that person is none other than Dita Von Teese. She is a burlesque dancer and also a model, singer, actress, and author. She has been credited for re-popularizing the dance, and she has earned the moniker “The Queen of Burlesque.”

Maybe you know about Dita Von Teese very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Dita Von Teese’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Von Teese was born Heather Renee Sweet to a machinist father and a mother who was a beautician. She was born in Michigan on 28 September 1972. Her parents have three children, all of whom were girls, and she was the second born.  She is an American nationality with English, Scottish, German, and Armenia ancestry. She has a fascination with the 1940s and classic vintage style, and this began when she was a young child.

Von Teese had a childhood dream of becoming a ballet dancer, and she trained from an early age. She even danced solo at a local ballet company when she was 13 years old. The family of Teese relocated to Orange County, California, and that is where she attended University High School. After graduating, she went to college, where she studied historical costuming. She also trained in costume designing.

Personal Life

Dita got married to Marilyn Manson in November 2005. Manson had been a big fan of Von as well as a member of her website. He invited her to dance in one of his music videos, and although she turned him down, they kept their friendship.  The two became a couple in 2001 and Manson proposed in March 2004.

They got married the following year in a private ceremony at home. Teese filed for divorce on 29 December 2006, citing irreconcilable differences. She left their house on Christmas Eve, and she never carried anything. She also did not seek spousal support.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 28 September 1972, Dita Von Teese is 51 years old as of today’s date 18th July 2024. Her height is 1.68m tall, and her weight is 54 kg.


Von was recognized in the fetish world as a tightlacer. She had a waistline of 22 inches, and this was as a result of wearing the corset for several years. She appeared on the cover of Bizarre Magazine, and Marquis Magazine. She appeared on the cover of the book The Seductive Art of Japanese Bondage by Midori.

She was featured on the Playboy magazines in 1999, 2001, and 2002. She had a cover-featured pictorial in the magazine in 2002. She was used as the cover model by the German band Atrocity for their album titled Werk 80 II, released in 2008.

She began performing burlesque dance in 1992, and she has helped in the popularization of its revival. She has stated that her dancing is often inspired by the 1930s-40s musical films, and she has managed to be unique at this. Her most famous dances have involved a clawfoot bathtub, carousel horse, and a giant powder compact. She has performed the dance at places like the New York Academy of Art, Paris, and London.

As an actress, she has appeared in adult and mainstream films. She has also appeared in pornographic films like Matter of Trust, and Romancing Sara. She also appeared on Decadence, and Pin-Ups 2. She had guest-starring roles in CSI, and also in A Kiss Before Frying.

As a fashion model, Von has modeled for designers like Christian Dior, Marc Jacobs, Vivienne Westwood, and Jean Paul. She has also done catwalk work for several designers. Von states that she does all her make-up and dyes her hair at home as she does not need to hire a stylist. She has designed a range of lingerie, belts, makeup, and also a clothing line. She launched her own underwear line called Von Follies in 2012. As an author, she has authored the book titled Your Beauty Mark: The Ultimate Guide to Eccentric Beauty released in 2015.

Awards & Achievements

There are no awards that have been accredited to Von Teese, but her efforts in re-popularizing burlesque dance have been highly appreciated. She has also had a successful career as a fashion model and has modeled for top brands and designers.

Net Worth & Salary of Dita Von Teese in 2024

Dita Von Teese Net Worth
Dita Von Teese Net Worth

As of July 2024, Dita Von Teese is currently worth $10 million. She has made the wealth from her career as a dancer, actress, singer, author, and model. She owns several luxurious cars and also has a couple of homes.  The fact that she did not ask for spousal support after her divorce from Manson shows that she is a hard worker and not interested in quick money.

Dita Von Teese is a dancer who mainly specializes in the long-forgotten burlesque dance, and she is using her career to re-popularize it. She has a fascination for vintage style, and even her house is in a 20th-century décor. Many people don’t understand her love for classic vintage style, but she derives much joy and satisfaction from it.


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