|Born||(1967-02-19) February 19, 1967
Tuscumbia, Alabama, U.S.[unreliable source?]
|Occupation||Model, reality star and actress|
|Known for||The Real Housewives of Atlanta
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
Cynthia Bailey (born February 19, 1967) is an American model, reality television star and actress.
Early life and modeling career
Bailey was born in 1967. At age 18, she moved to New York to start a modeling career and signed with Wilhelmina Models. She has appeared twice on the cover of Essence and modeled in European fashion shows. Bailey has appeared on the cover of Vanity Fair She also appeared in the music video for New Order‘s “Round and Round” off their 1989 album Technique.
In October 2010, Bailey joined the cast of The Real Housewives of Atlanta for the third season of the show, in conjunction with Phaedra Parks’ addition.[unreliable source?] In February 2016, Bailey guest starred on The Next :15, alongside former costar Claudia Jordan of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. In July 2016, Bailey was featured on a celebrity edition of Cupcake Wars, partnered with her The Real Housewives of Atlanta costar, NeNe Leakes.
From 2010 to 2016, The Real Housewives of Atlanta documented onscreen Bailey’s wedding plans, wedding jitters, July 2010 wedding, and financial and relationship challenges with bar/club owner Peter Thomas. In 2016, the couple separated and publicly confirmed their plans to divorce. In March 2017, Bailey confirmed the divorce has been finalized.