Sara Blakely

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Birthday
27, 1971
Birthplace
Clearwater, FL
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
27, 1971 (age 48)
Birthplace
Clearwater, FL

About

Businesswoman and founder of Spanx, the wildly successful undergarment company. She was one of the world's youngest self-made female billionaires.

Before Fame

She sold fax machines door-to-door for Danka after graduating from Florida State University.

Trivia

Her company grew to be worth more than $1 billion in 12 years.

Family Life

She married Jesse Itzler in 2008; they had a son named Lazer Blake Itzler in 2009.

Associated With

She and another famous Florida-born entrepreneur, Melinda Gates, were contemporaries.