Paulina Pořízková

NEW YORK - DECEMBER 06: Paulina Porizkova  attends the 20th Anni

Pořízková in 2010, photo miromiro/

Birth Name: Pavlína Pořízková

Place of Birth: Prostějov, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic)

Date of Birth: April 9, 1965

Ethnicity: Czech [Moravian]

Paulina Pořízková is a Czech model, actress, author, and feminist. She is known as the first Eastern European woman to appear on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She also holds American and Swedish citizenship.

Paulina is the daughter of Anna Pořízková and Jiří Pořízek. Paulina was married to American singer, songwriter, and musician Ric Ocasek, until his death. The couple has two children.


1 Response

  1. stlucas says:

    She is married to Ric Ocasek (

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