Demi-Leigh Tebow Celebrates Another Milestone: Happy Birthday to the Miss Universe 2017

29 Jun 2024 | Angelique Reyes

Demi-Leigh Tebow, the radiant beauty who captured the world's heart when she was crowned Miss Universe in 2017, celebrates her birthday today. Born on June 28, 1995, Demi-Leigh turns 29 this year, and her journey from a small town in South Africa to international stardom is nothing short of inspiring.

Hailing from Sedgefield in the Western Cape, South Africa, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, now Tebow, began her ascent to fame by winning Miss South Africa in 2017. Her intelligence, grace, and advocacy for women’s self-defense programs made her stand out, propelling her to win the coveted Miss Universe title later that year.



Demi-Leigh's reign as Miss Universe was marked by her commitment to using her platform for positive change. She championed various causes, including her Unbreakable campaign, which empowers women through self-defense workshops. Her passion for philanthropy didn’t wane after her reign ended. Instead, it evolved, becoming a central part of her life.

In 2020, Demi-Leigh married Tim Tebow, a former NFL quarterback and current professional baseball player. Together, they have been a power couple dedicated to making a difference through the Tim Tebow Foundation, which focuses on aiding children with special needs, combating human trafficking, and providing healthcare services to those in need.



As she celebrates her 29th birthday, Demi-Leigh reflects a life filled with purpose, love, and dedication. Her influence extends beyond her beauty; she embodies the spirit of giving and resilience. Today, fans worldwide join in wishing her a happy birthday, celebrating not only her personal milestone but also the countless lives she has touched along the way.

Happy Birthday, Demi-Leigh Tebow! Here’s to another year of beauty, grace, and making the world a better place.