Who is Leanza Cornett?
Leanza Cornett (born June 10, 1971) was a well-known American actress, model, television personality, singer, and entrepreneur from Big Stone Gap, Virginia. She was well-known throughout the country as Miss Florida 1992 and Miss America 1993 beauty pageant winners.
Aside from that, she won a slew of other beauty pageant competitions. Aside from modeling, she has also worked as a host and presenter on numerous TV shows such as Entertainment Tonight, New Attitudes, Who Wants to Marry a Multi-Millionaire, and others.
She was a gifted actress and television host. According to media sources, Leanza Cornett, a talented actress, died at the age of 49 after a catastrophic head injury. NBC’s Early Years, Parents, and Siblings
Eva Leanza Cornett, the beauty pageant winner, was born on June 10, 1971 (Thursday) in Big Stone Gap, Virginia, United States. Leanza Cornett was 49 years old when she died, according to sources.
When she was younger, her father, “Richard Cornett,” and her mother, “Patti Cornett,” were both teachers. Since childhood, she has had a strong interest in performing and modeling. According to Wikipedia, she graduated from Terry Parker High School.
Leanza received her bachelor’s degree from Rollins College. She then began competing in modeling competitions in order to accomplish her goal. She won numerous beauty pageant titles and accolades as a result of her talent and hard work. Unfortunately, the performer is no longer with us.
|Real Full Birth Name||Eva Leanza Cornett|
|Age at the time of death||49 years old.|
|Cause of Death||Head Injury From Fall.|
|Date of Birth||June 10, 1971 (Thursday).|
|Date of Death||October 28, 2020 (Wednesday).|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Big Stone Gap, Virginia, United States.|
|Place of Death||Jacksonville, Florida. The United States.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Zodiac Birth Sign||Gemini.|
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5′ 3″.
Meters: 1.60 m.
Centimeters: 160 cm.
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Blonde.|
|Weight||Pounds: 121 lbs.
Kilograms: 55 Kg.
|Parents||Father: Richard Cornett.
Mother: Patti Cornett.
|Siblings||No Data Found.|
|Social media||Instagram: @evaleanza|
|Husband/Spouse||Mark Steines (1995-2013).|
|Children||Sons: Kai Harper and Avery ‘AJ’ James.|
|School||Terry Parker High School.|
|Alma Mater||Rollins College.|
Career & Wealth
|Net worth (As in 2020)||$700K-800K USD (approx.).|
|Profession||Television Personality, Singer, Actress, Model, and Entrepreneur.|
|Titles||1. Miss Florida 1992.
2. Miss America 1993.
Appearance, Height, and Weight
The 49-year-old woman kept her physical numbers in excellent shape. She appeared to be in her forties despite her age. She kept her body fit and healthy by eating a well-balanced diet and exercising on a regular basis.
Leanza Cornett’s height was 5 feet 3 inches (1.6 meters) and her body weight was 121 pounds, according to IMDB (approx.).
As a tattoo enthusiast, she inked a purple and gold crown tattoo on her right ankle. She was more attractive with a lovely mole on her neck.
Marriage, Wife, and Children
On July 22, 1995, Eva Leanza Cornett married her spouse “Mark Steines.” Let me inform you that Mike is a broadcast journalist from the United States. On February 19, 2002, after seven years of marriage, she gave birth to her first son, “Kai Harper.”
On November 4, 2003, she becomes the mother of her second child, “Avery ‘AJ’ James.” Their relationship was deteriorating with the birth of their children.
Finally, after 17 years of marriage, the couple divorced by mutual consent in 2013. Cornett relocated to Florida after his divorce.
Facts About Leanza Cornett
- Following her advanced education, she began competing in numerous beauty pageant contests.
- First, in 1991, she won the National Sweetheart beauty contest.
- After a year, she was named Miss Florida in 1992.
- She rose to prominence after being crowned Miss America in 1993.
- Following her victory as ‘Miss America’ in 1993, she decided to use bringing issues to light regarding AIDS and its anticipation as the cornerstone for her period of client assistance.
- She was also one of the first ‘Miss America’ winners who elected not to wear the ‘Miss America’ crown during any public appearances.