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Elin Nordegren

Elin Maria Pernilla Nordegren (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈeːlɪn ˈnɔɖəɡreːn]; born January 1, 1980) is a former Swedish model and the ex-wife of professional golfer Tiger Woods. Nordegren was born in Stockholm, Sweden. Her mother, Barbro Holmberg, is a politician and the former Swedish migration and asylum policy minister, and the current Governor of Gävleborg County. Her father, Thomas Nordegren, is a radio journalist who served as a bureau chief in Washington, D.C. She has an older brother, Axel, and a twin sister, Josefin. Nordegren and her sister worked odd summer jobs and as cashiers in supermarkets to finance their studies. She started modeling in 2000, and appeared on the cover of Cafe Sport magazine in the summer of 2000. Nordegren took a job in a Stockholm clothing store called Champagne, where she met Mia Parnevik, wife of Swedish golfer Jesper Parnevik, who hired Nordegren as the nanny to their children, a job that required her to move to the U.S. He introduced her to Woods during the 2001 Open Championship. Parnevik also is being quoted as having said, "I'm kind of filled with sorrow for Elin since me and my wife are at fault for hooking her up with him, and we probably

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Elin Nordegren -- 'I'm Happy for Tiger' ... But I Can't Forget How He Hurt Me

Elin Nordegren
'I'm Happy for Tiger' But I Can't Forget How He Hurt Me

Elin Nordegren says "the word betrayal isn't strong enough" to describe how she felt when she learned Tiger Woods had been banging around behind her back ... but says she's finally moved on. READ MORE >

Tiger Woods -- PEACEFUL THREESOME ... Ex-Wife Hangs with New GF

Tiger Woods
PEACEFUL THREESOME Ex-Wife Hangs with New GF

It's shocking enough to see Tiger Woods hanging out with his ex-wife Elin Nordegren again ... but even MORE SHOCKING to see them together with Tiger's GF Lindsey Vonn by his side. READ MORE >

- 101 days ago
Tiger Woods' Ex Elin Nordegren -- Thanks Homewreckers ... For My Baller New Mansion

Tiger Woods' Ex-Wife
Thanks Homewreckers ... For My Baller New Mansion

Elin Nordegren is putting the finishing touches on her Florida mega-mansion -- and it would never have been possible if Tiger's wang wasn't touching all those skanks back in the day.See, they were… READ MORE >

- 281 days ago
Elin Nordegren -- The Mansion ADULTERY Built ... Is Almost Complete!

Elin Nordegren
The Mansion ADULTERY Built ... Is Almost Complete!

Elin Nordegren is thiiiis close to moving out of her substandard regular-sized mansion and into her North Palm Beach MEGA-MANSION ... 'cause the home Tiger's infidelity funded is almost finished.… READ MORE >

- 282 days ago
Tiger Woods' Ex-Wife Elin Nordegren -- Hottest Soccer Coach Ever!

Tiger Woods' Ex-Wife
Hottest Soccer Coach Ever

After getting $100 million for kickin' ex-husband Tiger Woods to the curb, Elin Nordegren is putting all of her fancy footwork to good use ... by coaching her daughter's soccer team.With her… READ MORE >

- 498 days ago
Tiger Woods' Ex-Wife -- My New Boyfriend Has a WAY Bigger One

Tiger Woods' Ex-Wife
My New BF Has A WAY Bigger One

When you put them side-by-side, Tiger Woods just can't hold a candle to Elin Nordegren's alleged new boyfriend. In fact, Tiger's is WAY smaller.Billionaire coal magnate Chris Cline has moored his… READ MORE >

- 501 days ago
Tiger Woods & Elin Nordegren -- Reunited and It Feels So Awkward

Tiger & Elin
Reunited and It Feels So Awkward

Elin Nordegren curbed her hatred for Tiger Woods long enough to co-parent at a youth sports event -- which, luckily for Tiger, did not involve golf ... or golf clubs. Check out TMZ on TV -- click… READ MORE >

- 523 days ago
Tiger Woods Reunited with Elin Nordegren [PHOTOS]

Tiger & Elin
Time Heals All

Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren haven't been photographed together in an eternity ... UNTIL TODAY ... and TMZ has the photos.Woods and Nordegren both showed up at an event in Jupiter, FL for a… READ MORE >

- 525 days ago
Elin Nordegren's New Mansion -- How Swede It Is

Elin Nordegren's New Mansion
How Swede It Is

Elin Nordegren -- the very rich ex-wife of Tiger Woods -- apparently has an acute case of Stockholm Syndrome -- because she can't shake her Swedish roots.Take a gander at the 21,000 square foot… READ MORE >

- 599 days ago
Tiger Woods -- Cheating Scandal House Gets MASSIVE Facelift

Tiger Woods
Cheating Scandal House Gets Massive Facelift

It's been 3 years since Tiger Woods' ex-wife Elin Nordegren smashed his SUV with a golf club -- over a massive cheating scandal that derailed his life -- and now, Tiger's finally starting to… READ MORE >

- 637 days ago

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