Also Known As: Kelly Jean Killoren Bensimon • Born: 05/01/1968
Kelly Jean Killoren Bensimon, born on May 1, 1968, in Rockford, Illinois, USA, is an American television personality, model, author, and former magazine editor. Beginning her modeling career in New York City, she graced the pages of magazines such as Elle, Cosmopolitan, and Harper’s Bazaar. Alongside modeling, Bensimon wrote and authored several books, including “The Bikini Book” and “In the Spirit of the Hamptons.” She gained widespread recognition for her appearances on Bravo’s reality TV series “The Real Housewives of New York City,” where she featured in seasons 2 to 4, known for her disputes with fellow cast members and unpredictable behavior. Bensimon continued her writing and television post-show while actively participating in charitable initiatives.
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Model Turned Star
Kelly Bensimon transitioned from her successful modeling career to become a memorable cast member on “The Real Housewives of New York City,” where her dynamic personality shone.
Kelly is a published author with books on fashion, health, and wellness. She’s known for her dedication to a healthy lifestyle and her contributions to publications on these topics.
Family and Career
Kelly is a devoted mother who skillfully manages her professional pursuits alongside her family life, exemplifying her ability to balance multiple aspects of her life.
• Zodiac Sign: Taurus
• Children: Sea Louise Bensimon, Thadeus Ann Bensimon
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