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Rima Fakih

Rima Fakih (Arabic: ريما فقيه‎) (born September 22, 1985) is an American beauty pageant contestant, and winner of the 2010 Miss USA title, and trained to be a professional wrestler in WWE as a WWE Diva. She represented the state of Michigan in the Miss USA 2010 pageant, having previously won the 2010 Miss Michigan USA competition. She competed on the fifth season of WWE Tough Enough but was eliminated from the show on the fourth episode. Fakih was born in Srifa, a small city in the Jabal Amel region of Southern Lebanon, to a Shi'a Muslim family. As a young child, she lived in the village of Souk El Gharb in Mount Lebanon, and attended St. Rita's, a Catholic school near Beirut. In 1993, her parents, Hussein and Nadia Fakih, moved their family to New York in order to escape effects of the Lebanese Civil War. Fakih attended St. John's Preparatory School, a Catholic high school in Queens, and her father ran a restaurant in Manhattan. In New York, Fakih's family felt they were subjected to threats and vandalism based on events in the Middle East, and business at her father's restaurant declined following the September 11, 2001, attacks. In 2003, her family moved to the large

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Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih DRUNK -- Don't Worry, TMZ ... I'M NOT DRIVING!!!

Drunk Rima Fakih
Don't Worry, TMZ I'M NOT DRIVING!!!

Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih has learned her lesson after narrowly dodging a jail sentence in her recent DUI case -- stumbling drunk out of a club last weekend in Hollywood, saying, "TMZ, I'm not… READ MORE >

Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih -- Dodges Jail in DUI Case

Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih
Dodges Jail in DUI Case

Disgraced former Miss USA Rima Fakih has managed to avoid the slammer in her DUI case ... as long as she can stay out of trouble for the next 6 months. A Michigan judge sentenced the 26-year-old… READ MORE >

- 863 days ago
Miss USA Rima Fakih -- Strikes Plea Deal in DUI Case

Miss USA Rima Fakih
Strikes Plea Deal in DUI Case

Disgraced former Miss USA Rima Fakih struck a deal with Michigan prosecutors in her DUI case this morning ... just hours before she was due to stand trial for the December incident. Fakih pled no… READ MORE >

- 891 days ago
Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih -- Getting Scandal Schooling From Beauty Queens

Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih Scandal
Schooled by Former Beauty Queens

Former Miss USA, and current DUI defendant, Rima Fakih is picking up some crisis management tips from two of her beauty queen sisters ... one of whom is no stranger to controversy. Fakih was… READ MORE >

- 968 days ago
Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih -- Judge PISSED in DUI Case

Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih
Judge PISSED in DUI Case

Former Miss USA Rima Fakih barely said a word in her DUI case hearing today ... but the judge WENT OFF on her lawyer. Long story short -- the judge was HOPING to hear that Rima's team had banged… READ MORE >

- 975 days ago
Cops: Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih was WASTED During DUI Arrest

Ex-Miss USA Rima Fakih
WASTED During DUI Arrest ... According to Cops

2010 Miss USA Rima Fakih was HAMMERED when cops arrested her for DUI this weekend ... this according to Michigan police. According to the police report, obtained by the AP, Fakih was initially… READ MORE >

- 1017 days ago
Miss USA Rima Fakih -- Arrested on Suspicion of Drunk Driving

Miss USA Rima Fakih
Arrested on Suspicion of Drunk Driving

Former Miss USA Rima Fakih was arrested in Michigan early Saturday for suspicion of drunken driving ... this according to an attorney for the beauty queen. Police would not confirm the arrest --… READ MORE >

- 1020 days ago
Miss USA, Teen USA or Universe: Who'd You Rather?

Miss USA, Teen USA or Universe
Who'd You Rather?

Beauty queen roommates Miss USA Rima Fakih, 25, Miss Teen USA Kamie Crawford, 18, and Miss Universe Ximena Navarette, 23, all sashayed at the same event in NYC on Thursday.Question is ... READ MORE >

- 1231 days ago
2010 Miss USA -- Related to Kim K?

2010 Miss USA -- Related to Kim K?

Looks like Miss USA is butting into Kim Kardashian's business ... because she's clearly jacking her look.Hard to tell the dif between the two posers (Rima Fakih left) ... except one has a sex tape… READ MORE >

- 1560 days ago
Miss USA Was on 'Without a Trace'?

Miss USA Was on 'Without a Trace'?

Here's current Miss USA Rima Fakih at an event in NYC last night (left) -- and former "Without a Trace" star Roselyn Sanchez in 2008 (right).Neither is Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger.We're just… READ MORE >

- 1568 days ago

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