Laura Shields

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Laura Shields
Born (1984-09-19) 19 September 1984 (age 30)
Oldham, Greater Manchester, UK
Nationality English
Occupation Model
Website www.laura-shields.com

Laura Shields (born 19 September 1984) is an English model and beauty pageant titleholder. Born in Oldham, Greater Manchester and brought up in neighbouring Rochdale, to a Sri Lankan mother and an English father. She was signed to Elite Modelling Agency before her 15th birthday but is no longer a signed model at the agency.[1] Shields became Miss UK International and represented the UK in Miss International 2004, placing in the top 10, and was the 3rd runner up in Miss Europe 2005. She was a model on the NBC show Deal or No Deal, holding case number 22 for season 2.[2] She was listed in Stuff magazine's 101 sexiest women online in 2005 and has appeared in numerous magazines.[3]

Shields stopped modelling to concentrate on school, earning a masters degree in chemical engineering from Leeds University.[1] She is a member of the high-IQ society Mensa.[1][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Laura hopes to claim world crown". Rochdale Observer. 27 April 2004. 
  2. ^ "Deal or No Deal (Series 2, Episode 64)". IMDB. 
  3. ^ "Laura Shields". Biography. in.com. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Mensa FAQs

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