Vienna Girardi is American TV personality. Girardi is one of the contestants of the reality show, The Bachelor. Before appearing on the show, she worked as a marketing representative.
Early Life and Education
Vienna Girardi was born on 29th May 1986 in Florida, the U.S. under the birth sign Gemini. Girardi is American as per nationality as far as her ethnicity is concerned, she is White-American. She is the only daughter of her parents.
Girardi graduated with the degree in Interpersonal Organizational Communication.
Vienna Girardi used to work as a waitress for the Hooters, at the initial phase of career. She then worked as a marketing representative.
Girardi rose to fame after she won ABC’s reality TV series, The Bachelor, season 14. The show was aired on 4th January 2010. She was one of the contestants among 25 women. The show featured Jake Pavelka as the bachelor.
Girardi was declared as the winner of the 14th season on 1st March 2010. During the show, Vienna received a rose only in the third week. In the 4th week, she was given the last rose eliminating her last contestant, Tenley Molzahn.
Girardi also appeared in another reality show, Bachelor Pad where she was partnered with Kasey Kahl. The couple got eliminated at the end of 6th week and earned the 3rd position on the show.
Vienna Girardi is currently single and has no children. Girardi is engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Todd Allen in October 2016. The couple engaged after dating for almost three years. Her fiancé, Allen is a NASCAR racer.
Girardi came back to the screen revealing her pregnancy to the world. She announced that she is expecting twins via Instagram. She also shared her sonogram report and depicting ''Twin A'' and ''Twin B'' in a heart-shaped image. She did not write any caption but wrote, ‘’twice the blessing twice the fun’’ inside the picture.
Girardi lost her twins in August 2017. Girardi faced the miscarriage due to TTTS(Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome) where she lost her twins.
She announced it via Facebook,
‘’ This is the hardest thing I have ever had to write. On Aug 3rd, I went in for an ultra sound bc the Perinatologist notice one of my twins had more fluids than the other which was the first sign of TTTS(Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome) this is when one twin takes more nutrients than the other.
''The doctors had warned me that if I did not go into labor and deliver the babies, I was taking the chance of risking my own life and causing an infection in my uterus but they could not survive at only 18 weeks.
They also said that there was a very slim chance under 5% that the babies could survive and the fluids in their amniotic sacs replenish themselves so as any mother would do I did everything to save them but their hearts stopped beating on day two which is also when I went into a septic shock with 104 fever.''
''My little angels went to Heaven on Aug 5th and I was rushed into the OR for emergency surgery and was in the ICU for 4 days. RIP My Sweet Angels.''
Girardi announced of her miscarriage on August 5th, 2017. However, she tried a lot to save her children.
Prior to this, Girardi got engaged with the winner of The Bachelor season 14, Jake. She received a 71cut and 2.72-carat diamond ring worth $50k in March 2010. The ring has the resemblance of the ring that Kim Kardashian had.
The couple could not manage to be together for long so parted soon within the three months of their relationship.Their split up was one of the controversial breaks up in the history of the show. As per Girardi,
''It started about a month after our dating. The first month we were together was great like, he was crazy about me and then from there it just kind of went straight downhill and it wasn’t like we were in a relationship like I felt like a relationship when cameras were rolling around red carpet so we’re out in public. But like at home it wasn’t like we were in a relationship what was it like at home lonely. I tell him all the time I just wanted him to want to be around me and talked to me and kissed me and like a normal relationship.''
Whereas, Pavelka said,
''I’m disgusted with you. You sold me out to a magazine for payment and then flirted with me all weekend.''
He even added that she cheated him upon a guy named, Gregory. However, both of them denied each other's allegation.
Before appearing in the show, Girardi was already married to her then-husband, Josh Riley for just 10 months after eloping. Riley was deployed in Iraq when his wife cheated on him with one of his friends. Not only this, she even took $5k from his bank account to pay for her breast implant.
Vienna Girardi stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.73m). Girardi, the contestant of The Bachelor, has an estimated net worth of thousand dollars. However, has not revealed the exact amount yet.
As per some sources, contestants of The Bachelor stars typically earn $100k. Girardi also might earn the same amount. Whereas, some of the contestants of the show like-Sean Lowe earned somewhere between $75,000 and $90,000.
Vienna Girardi Affairs
First Affair with Jake Pavelka
Vienna Girardi along with Jake Pavelka won the 14th season of the reality series, The Bachelor. In March 2010, the couple got engaged and eventually separated.
Second Affair with Todd Allen
Currently, Vienna Girardi is in a relationship with Todd Allen. In October 2016, the couple got engaged. Everything was goinig fine, until they lost their babies in a miscarriage.