Kate Upton is a hot American model, came into stardom since her appearances in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2011 and 2012, and on the July 2012 cover of GQ magazine. Upton also made a hit with a video of her seductive dance called "The Dougie" which had more than 8 million views. Known for her effervescent personality and amazing physique, Kate has been one of the most searched-for names on Google and created her own reputation. She was named "Model of the Year" at the 2013 Style Awards in New York City.
Katherine Elizabeth Upton was born to Shelly Fawn (Davis), a state tennis champion from Texas and Jefferson Mathew Upton, a high school athletics director. Becoming a model had always been her dream and she began modeling at age 15 then her dream came true when she signed with IMG Models in 2010. Kate Upton is an avid horse rider and as a young teen competed nationally in American Paint Horse Association competitions.
She is single now.
- The meaning of the name Upton: High Village