Facts of Nena von Schlebrügge
|Full Name:||Nena von Schlebrügge|
|Age:||80 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||January 08, 1941|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus|
|Birth Place:||Mexico City, Mexico.|
|Father's Name:||Birgit Holmquist|
|Mother's Name:||Friedrich Karl Johannes von Schlebrügge|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Robert Thurman|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 9 inches (1.77m)|
|Net Worth:||$45 million|
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Sometimes, noble beauty is transferred through genes from generation to generation. Being Swedish, Buddhist, and mother of Uma Thurman, Nena von Schlebrügge has won the hearts of the best fashion magazines between 50 and 60. Be with us to know more about the details of Nena von Schlebrügge.
Birth facts of Nena von Schlebrügge
There is no doubt about Nena von Schlebrügge’s beauty that she has retrieved it from her mother, Brigit Holmqvist. Her mother was also as beautiful as the daughter. She was also served as a model to shape a sculpture called the Embrace that is the middle of the port of Smygehuk.
Nena von Schlebrügge was born on the 8th of January in the year 1941. She was born in Mexico City, Mexico and obviously, her nationality is Mexican. She was born to Friedrich Karl Johannes Von Schlebrugge.
Nena von Schlebrügge’s childhood and family
Nena von Schlebrügge’s father, Friedrich Karl Johannes Von Schlebrugge was a German monarchist who served as a cavalry officer during the First World War, In the 1920s and 1930s, she was then involved into the business in Berlin. During the second world war, the National SOcialists incarcerated him for not rejoining the armed forces and also for protecting Jewish associates and friends.
Talking about Nena von Schlebrügge’s mother, Brigit Holmqvist, she is of Swedish nationality. She appeared as a model for Axel Ebbe’s famous 1930s statue ‘Famntaget’. It is a nude statue of a woman facing the harbor of Smygehuk in Sweden.
The career of Nena von Schlebrügge
The initiation of Nena von Schlebrügge’s career was when she was noticed by famous English fashion and portrait photographer Norman Parkinson in 1955 while he was on a tour in Stockholm, Sweden. In the year 1957, she relocated to London when Parkinson arranged for her to model for Vogue where he was serving as a fashion and portrait photographer.
With the progress, Nena von Schlebrügge made a position for herself in the world of high-fashion modeling in England.
She was then involved in many programs and participated in various films and movies as well. She was quite enjoying her professional life though there were both ups and downs.
Gradually, Nena von Schlebrügge became actively involved in popularizing Buddhism in the US, an endeavor she probably delved is inspired by her husband Robert Thurman, an American Buddhist writer, scholar, ex’ monk and academician.’
In the year 2013, she featured as herself in one of the episodes on the TV series ‘Arena’.
Nena von Schlebrügge’s acting career
In the year 1967, she performed a part in the Edie Sedgwick film ‘Ciao! Manhattan’. The movie took almost the whole four years to be made and drastic changes from the original story were made that caused filmmakers to remove many scenes. The deletes acenes included many parts of the Nena von Schlebrügge’s shots as well in the year of 1967. However, there deleted scenes were provided in the DVD version to be watched.
The married life of Nena von Schlebrügge
Talking about Nena von Schlebrügge’s married life, she has been married to her two husbands. In the year 1963, she got introduced to an eccentric psychiatrist, Timothy Leary, through Salvador Dali, and in the following year on the 12th of December, she got married to him in Millbrook.
About the details of their wedding, the wedding ceremony was done in the mansion of William Hitchcock. The marriage event was captured by Don Pennebaker in a documentary film titled ‘You’re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You’.
However, the couple divorced in the year 1965.
Nena von Schlebrügge got married for the second time in the year 1967, but with American Buddhist writer, scholar, ex-monk, and academician, Robert Thurman. The couple has four children, Ganden who was born in 1967, daughter Uma, born in the year 1970, Dechen, born in 1973 and youngest son, Mipam, born in 1978. Furthermore, the couple has seven grandchildren as well.
Nena von Schlebrügge is active on social media like Twitter and Instagram. She has more than 972 followers on Facebook and 325 followers on Twitter.