Debra Jensen

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Debra Jensen
Playboy centerfold appearance
January 1978
Preceded by Ashley Cox
Succeeded by Janis Schmitt
Personal details
Born (1958-03-12) March 12, 1958 (age 59)
Orange County, California, United States
Measurements Bust: 36
Waist: 24
Hips: 35
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 120 lb (54 kg; 8.6 st)

Debra Jensen (born March 12, 1958 in Orange County, California) is an American model. She was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for its January 1978 issue. Her centerfold was photographed by Phillip Dixon.[1] Jensen was also on the cover of the March, 1978 issue of Playboy magazine. After her time as a Playboy model, she began modeling for Coppertone. More recently, Jensen has appeared on a couple of episodes of the reality TV series The Girls Next Door.[2]


Jensen grew up in Southern California. As a teenager she worked at a Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream shop. She was Kiss drummer Peter Criss's second wife.[3][4] Criss started dating Jensen while still married to his first wife, Lydia.[5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Hugh Hefner; Dave Hickey (2008). Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds. Chronicle Books. ISBN 978-0-8118-6091-8. 
  2. ^ "Debra Jesnen". IMDb. Retrieved 12 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Playboy". Playboy. June 1980. 
  4. ^ C. K. Lendt (1997). Kiss and sell: the making of a supergroup. Watson-Guptill. p. 118. ISBN 978-0-8230-7551-5. 
  5. ^ Martha Smilgis (1979-10-01). "'Cat Man' Peter Criss Ends Lydia's Marital Bliss with a Million-Dollar Kiss-Off". People. 12 (14). 

External links[edit]