Tess Holliday
Tess Holliday
Celebrated Name: Tess Holliday
Real Name/Full Name: Ryann Maegen Hoven
Gender: Female
Age: 39 years old
Birth Date: 5 July 1985
Birth Place: Laurel, Mississippi, U.S.
Nationality: American
Height: 5 feet 3 inches (1.60m)
Weight: 127 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Nick Holliday (m. 2015)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Rilee and Bowie)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Tess Holliday Lesbian? NO
Profession: Model, Make-Up Artist and Blogger
Salary: $1.5 million per annum
Net Worth in 2024: $5 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Tess Holiday is a phenomenal plus-size model that is currently based in Los Angeles. The American Model has made it to various campaigns as well as events. As a model, she has made various appearances that have made her popular such as H&M’s advertising, as well as Vogue Italia, among others. Posing herself has a positive body activist, Tess Holiday has overcome all of the criticism heckled on plus-size ladies.

Maybe you know about Tess Holliday 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 Tess Holliday’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

The lovely lady Tess Holiday whose birth name is Ryann Maegen Hoven was born on the 5th of July 1985 in Laurel, Mississippi, the U.S. While her nationality is American, her ethnicity is from North American.

While growing up in her hometown, Holiday’s childhood was marred with abuse from her father, who also had shot her mother though she survived but rendered disabled. Additionally, for her plus size, she was hugely ridiculed by her fellow schoolmates. Furthermore, she also received mocking for her pale skin.

At the age of 17 years, Tess Holiday quit schooling due to the criticism she received while she was at school. Furthermore, she is said to have received death threats; thus, she had no regard for school at all.

Personal Life

Presently, Tess Holiday is a married woman. Her love is Nick Holiday, who is an Australian businessman as well as a photographer. Since meeting in 2012, the two love birds took a journey that would never end, and by the 5th of July 2014, they were engaged. Further on, in October 2015, the lovely couple got married.

Together with her husband, they have been blessed with a child named Bowie, who was born in June 2016.

Previously, Tess has involved herself in different relationships. Additionally, she was in a marriage with an unknown person. Through this marriage, while she was 20 years of age, she bore a baby named Rilee. However, the two are not in contact anymore, but she lives with her child happily.

Despite the many ups and downs, she has faced, Tess has grown strong and is presently leading a happy family together with her husband and her two children as well as her mother, who she takes care of.

Lately, in 2019, Tess came out clean as a pansexual. Additionally, she has changed her name several times. Having been born with the name Ryann Hoven, she changed her name to Tess Munster due to her love for The Munsters on Sitcom television. Later on, she went by the name Tess Typhoon while modeling before she took up her husband’s name when she got married.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 5 July 1985, Tess Holliday is 39 years old as of today’s date 20th July 2024. Her height is 5 feet 3 inches (1.60m) tall, and her weight is 127 kg.


Every mocking, bullying, as well as criticism on Holiday, received since her childhood life pressed her into modeling. Furthermore, the inspiration as well as the confidence her mother had in her tickled love for herself.

Holliday’s career in modeling started when she was just 15 years old when she went to different auditions for print advertisements. Later on, she went to Seattle and worked in different jobs, such as being a makeup artist, hairstylist as well as a creative director in fashion events.

While doing this, she had a love for modeling and switched there before being discovered by A&E online. After discovering her, they put her on the documentary Heavy.

Tess Holiday’s hard work has since then paid off hugely, which has led to the growth of confidence in herself. In her modeling career, Tess has dealt with many brands such as Nylon Magazine, Marie Claire, Vogue Italia, H&M, among other organizations.

Furthermore, Tess has made several TV show appearances that include Ice and Coco as well as Entertainment tonight, among other shows.

Awards & Achievements

Tess has achieved a lot in her life despite a low tone in her childhood.  Against all the odds, Tess Holiday won the Cover Of The Year at The PPA Awards in the UK and is further set for more awards in her life.

Net Worth & Salary of Tess Holliday in 2024

Tess Holliday Net Worth
Tess Holliday Net Worth

Through her modeling career, Tess holiday has been able to create a tonne of wealth for herself. Presently she is estimated to have a net worth of about $5 million as of July 2024. Additionally, Tess is estimated to receive an annual salary of about $1.5 million. All her wealth has been through hard work as well as determination.

However, she was involved in a controversy of charity money withholding as well as failure to deliver products she was selling.

Tess Holiday is a deep spirited woman who had to overcome every ridicule shot her way. She turned all her shame into the glamour, and this has now become her source of wealth. She boasts of an encouraging mother as well as a supporting family throughout all her huddles.


  1. Yo, fat chick, keep eating you’ll be in a grave(double spaced) soon and we won’t have to listen to your b. s. Rhetoric about body positivity. You are MORBIDLY Obese(look that up) ,won’t be sad when we hear of your demise( probably w a mouth full of pasta, like in the movie “seven”, you made yourself fat, go on my 600 lb life, we know you are too lazy and fat to do that, Dr. No would put you in you’re place(double-spaced) once again !! Go away and perish, you are making us all sick w your cottage cheese everywhere!!


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