Lizzie Velásquez Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Net Worth

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Lizzie Velásquez (Elizabeth Anne Velásquez)

Last Updated: 07 Mar, 2024 | Views: 381

Age: 35

Profession: Motivational Speaker

Other Profession(s): Author, Activist, YouTuber

Famous For: American motivational speaker

Higher Education: Texas State University

Net Worth: $5 Million approx.

Lizzie Velásquez Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
13 Mar, 1989 (35 Years 01 Month 1 Day)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Birth District
Birth Sign

Lizzie Velásquez Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography)
Lizzie Velásquez is a motivational speaker, author, and anti-bullying activist born on March 13, 1989, in Austin, Texas, USA. Despite being born with a rare genetic condition that prevents her from gaining weight, Lizzie has overcome numerous challenges and inspired people worldwide with her message of self-love, courage, and perseverance. She has given TED talks, written several books, and appeared in various media outlets to raise awareness about bullying, body image, and disability rights. Lizzie's story is a testament to the power of resilience, positivity, and determination in overcoming adversity.
Lizzie Velásquez Career:
2006: Lizzie Velásquez is dubbed the "World's Ugliest Woman" in a viral YouTube video. She responds with a video of her own, promoting a positive self-image and rejecting bullying.
2010: Lizzie Velásquez graduates from Texas State University with a degree in Communications.
2013: Lizzie Velásquez gives a TEDx talk titled "How Do You Define Yourself?" which went viral and has over 17 million views.
2014: She publishes her first book, "Lizzie Beautiful: The Lizzie Velásquez Story."
2015: Lizzie Velásquez releases a documentary film about her life and experiences, titled "A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velásquez Story."
2016: Lizzie Velásquez gives a speech at the National Geographic Further Front event, promoting her message of kindness and positivity.
2017: She releases her second book, "Dare to Be Kind: How Extraordinary Compassion Can Transform Our World."
2018: She launches a campaign titled "Make Lizzie Happy" to promote her work and spread her message of kindness.
2020: Lizzie Velásquez gives a TEDx talk titled "Human Connection in a Digital World."
Lizzie Velásquez Awards:
2012: Women's Hall of Fame award.
2013: Anti-Bullying Champion Award & Heart of Texas Goodwill Ambassador Award.
2015: Austin Under 40 Award for Education.
2016: Women Making History award.
2017: Texas Medal of Arts in Literature.
Lizzie Velásquez Unknown Facts:
Lizzie Velásquez has been featured in numerous publications, including People Magazine, The Guardian, and Cosmopolitan.
Lizzie Velásquez is a mom to a son named Jaxon and often shares photos and stories of their adventures on her social media platforms.

Lizzie Velásquez Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 157 cm
In Meters 1.57 m
In feet Inches 5'2"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 29 Kg
In Pounds 64 lbs
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Lizzie Velásquez Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Guadalupe Velásquez
Mother's Name
Rita Velásquez
Chris Velásquez
Marina Velásquez

Lizzie Velásquez Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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