Leanza Cornett Biography — Wiki
Leanza Cornett was an American actress and TV reality star who is best known for The Tick (2001), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) and Still Waiting in the Wings (2018). The Miss America winner was officially announced dead on 28th October 2020, after weeks of hospitalization.
Born on 10th June 1971, she was raised in Jacksonville, Florida, United States.
She became a beauty pageant titleholder after winning the 1993 Miss America.
Leanza Cornett Early Life Education, Family
Cornett was born in Big Stone Gap, Virginia as the daughter of parents, who are both teachers, according to IMDb. She graduated from Terry Parker High School.
She was inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame in 2006.
|Full Name/Real Name||Eva Leanza Cornett|
|Age||49 years old in 2020|
|Date of Birth||10th June 1971|
|Net Worth||$10-20 million USD|
|High School||Terry Parker High School|
|Hometown||Jacksonville, Florida, United States|
|Death Date||28th October 2020|
|Cause of Death||Head Injury|
Leanza Cornett Career, Awards
In 1991, Cornett went on to become National Sweetheart 1991.
She has appeared in different stage films, including Barefoot in the Park, Godspell, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Bye Bye Birdie, and Voyage of the Little Mermaid.
Leanza Cornett Height, Weight, More
|Weight | Height | Figure | More|
|Weight||62 Kilograms or 137 Pounds|
|Height||5' 3" feet and inches or 160 centimeters|
|Eye Color||Hazel Blue|
Leanza Cornett Net Worth
According to many sources, Cornett had an estimated net worth of around $10-20 million USD.
Leanza Cornett Boyfriend, Husband, Kids
Cornett married his 17-year-old life partner, Mark Steines, a broadcast journalist, on July 22, 1995. She gave birth to two beautiful sons: Kai Harper (now 18 years old) and Avery James (now 17 years old.
She filed for divorce from her longtime husband Mark Steines on January 25, 2013
|Husband||Mark Steines (1995 - 2013)|
|Kids||Kai Harper and Avery James|
Death & Cause of Death
Leanza Cornett was officially announced dead at age 49 by the Miss America Organization on Wednesday.
It is with great sadness the Miss America Organization relays the news our beloved Miss America and friend, Leanza…
The organization didn’t confirm her cause of death. However, Cornett had sustained a head injury on October 12, shared by Leanza Cornett’s Circle of Love Facebook page on October 16.
It also revealed that Cornett sustained a “serious” head injury and was in the ICU. The friend said she underwent surgery due to brain bleeding.
Steines paid tribute to Cornett in an Instagram post on Wednesday night.