Janice Pennington

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Janice Pennington
Playboy centerfold appearance
May 1971
Preceded by Chris Cranston
Succeeded by Lieko English
Personal details
Born Janice Marie Pennington
(1942-07-08) July 8, 1942 (age 72)
Seattle, Washington, USA
Measurements Bust: 36"
Waist: 23"
Hips: 36"
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 123 lb (56 kg; 8.8 st)

Janice Marie Pennington (born July 8, 1942) was one of the original "Barker's Beauties" models on The Price Is Right, serving as the show's longest-running model, from 1972 to 2000. She was also Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for the May 1971 issue. She is the older sister of fellow model Ann Pennington.[1] Pennington is also the co-founder of the Hollywood Film Festival.

Pennington was born in Seattle, Washington. She has been married three times. Her first marriage was to Glenn Jacobson, second to German mountain climber Friedrich "Fritz" Stammberger, who disappeared in Afghanistan in 1975 while mountain climbing.[2] In 1980, she married writer Carlos de Abreu, a native of Mozambique.[3]

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  1. ^ Frisch, Norm (September 13, 1978). "Model Is Happy Without Acting". Kentucky New Era. Retrieved April 26, 2010. 
  2. ^ Pennington, Janice; de Abreu, Carlos (1994). Husband, Lover, Spy: A True Story. Custos Morum Publishers. ISBN 1-884025-03-X. 
  3. ^ "HUSBAND, LOVER, SPY FRITZ STAMMBERGER Pennington 1994 1st ed Hc DJ". 

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