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Nymphia Wind (Drag Race) Bio, Real Name, Age, Nationality and Ethnicity, Military Service, Net worth

Nymphia Wind Biography

Nymphia Wind, whose real name is Leo Tsao, is a Taiwanese drag performer and dressmaker. She is widely known for being a contestant on MTV’s “RuPaul’s Drag Race” Season 16. For her college education, she studied at the University for the Creative Arts – Fashion Atelier in England, UK. Wind currently resides in New York City.

Nymphia Wind Age | Birthday

Born on July 23, 1995, Wind is 28 years old as of 2023. She celebrates her birthday on the 23rd of July every year.

Nymphia Wind Parents

Wind was born in Taiwan to her parents; mother and father. Details about her parents are currently under review.

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Nymphia Wind Nationality and Ethnicity

Wind was born in Taiwan, therefore, she is an American-Taiwanese. When it comes to her ethnicity, Wind  is of Asian decent.

Nymphia Wind Height

Wind stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 6 inches (approximately).

Nymphia Wind Partner

Wind has not publicly disclosed whether she is dating and has a partner or whether she is married. We shall update this segment once we have the information.

Military Service

Nymphia Wind served 6 months in the Taiwanese Fire Brigade in lieu of her mandatory Taiwanese Military Service.

RuPaul’s Drag Race

Nymphia Wind is a contestant on the 16th season of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” on MTV.  She is the first ever Taiwanese drag queen. Her fanbase is lovingly dubbed the “Banana Believers” thanks to Nymphia Wind‘s love for the color yellow.  The drag performer stated that  her drag name Nymphia comes from the Japanese name of the Pokémon creature Sylveon, while Wind comes from her aspiration to be free and “invisible like the wind”.

“RuPaul’s Drag Race” season 16 premiered on January 5, 2023, at 8 pm on MTV. Nymphia’s entrance quote was “Bananas.” (entrance quote).

RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 16 Contestants

The other contestants in the 16th season of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” on MTV are:

  • Geneva Karr
  • Dawn
  • Amanda Tori Meating
  • Plane Jane
  • Morphine Love Dion
  • Plasma
  • Megami
  • Q
  • Mirage
  • Xunami Muse
  • Sapphira Cristál
  • Mhi’ya Iman LePaige

Nymphia Wind Net worth

Wind has an estimated net worth that ranges between $100K and $200K. She is a drag performer and seamstress. Wind is a contestant in “RuPaul’s Drag Race” season 16 on MTV. She currently resides in New York City.


Nymphia Wind’s Instagram handle is @66wind99, with 78.2K followers as of January 2024.