Is a popular dancer and pin-up model.
At her wedding with Marilyn Manson, she wore a royal purple silk taffeta Vivienne Westwood gown complete with train and petticoats worn over a Mr. Pearl couture corset. Her outfit was accessorized with a tri-corn hat by Stephen Jones and shoes by Christian Louboutin.
Her engagement ring from Marilyn Manson is a 7-carat, antique, European round-cut diamond.
Named herself Dita after Dita Parlo.
Posed nude for the December 2002 issue of Playboy magazine. She was photographed by her then-future husband, Marilyn Manson.
Born at Crittenton Hospital in Rochester, Michigan.
Trained in ballet from ages 3 to 15
In college Von Teese studied historic costuming and aspired to work as a stylist for period films
Playboy insisted she use a last name so she picked "Von Treese" out of the phonebook, but it was misspelled "Von Teese". Dita preferred the typo, adopted it as her name
Started dancing at 19 in Captain Cream in Lake Forest. She would donne a crinoline skirt, gloves, and wore a bee hive.
Ranked #82 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
Often compared to Burlesque artist Gypsy Rose Lee, not only for their work in burlesque, but also for their shared love of haute couture fashions.
Filed for divorce from Marilyn Manson, citing irreconcilable differences. (December 2006)
Thanked at the end of Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003) because she helped train them for their dance routine.
Measurements: 32C-21-33 (Source:Celebrity Sleuth magazine)