Ubah Hassan Biography
Ubah Hassan is a Somali-Canadian model, businesswoman, and TV personality. She is the founder and CEO of Ubah Hot, her brand of hot sauce. Hassan is also popular for starring in Bravo’s reality series “The Real Housewives of New York City”, which she joined in its 14th season. She is signed under Richard’s International Model Management in Vancouver. Hassan has worked with top designers such as Gucci, Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, and Rachel Roy. She appeared in Vogue Italia in July 2008, and in January 2009. Hassan currently lives in Manhattan, New York (the Central Park South area).
Ubah Hassan Age | Birthday
Hassan was born on August 27, 1983, Making her 39 years old as of 2022. She celebrates her birthday on the 27th of August each year.
Ubah Hassan Parents and Family
Hassan was born in Somalia to her parents; mother and father. In 1991, Hassan’s mother and sisters fled war-torn Somalia and moved to Ethiopia, and in 1994, Hassan, her father, and her brother moved from Somalia to Kenya. When Hassan was 15, she immigrated to Canada, eventually joining her mother and sisters who had earlier immigrated to the country. Hassan’s family lived in a homeless shelter for a year upon their move to Canada. Hassan has three siblings; a brother and two sisters.
Ubah Hassan Nationality and Ethnicity
Hassan holds Canadian citizenship and identifies as Somali-Canadian. She is also a practicing Muslim. Hassan was born to Somali parents in Somalia.
Ubah Hassan Height
Hassan stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 11.5 inches (1.82 m).
Ubah Hassan Husband
Hassan is not married and does not have any children as of 2023. She also does not appear to have a boyfriend as of July 2023. Hassan has maintained a low profile when it comes to her personal life or relationships.
Ubah Hassan Education
Hassan attended high school in Canada after moving there from Kenya. She did not pursue higher education as she started modeling at the age of seventeen.
Ubah Hassan Job
Hassan is a model, businesswoman, and TV personality. She is signed to Richard’s International Model Management in Vancouver. Hassan has worked with top designers such as Ralph Lauren, Gucci, Rachel Roy, and Oscar de la Renta. Moreover, she appeared in Vogue Italia in July 2008’s Black issue, and in January 2009’s Soul Kitchen issue.
Hassan was the face of Ralph Lauren’s Spring/Summer 2009 campaign. As of 2023, she is signed to Richard’s International Model Management in Vancouver, her mother agency.
Additionally, Hassan is the founder and CEO of Ubah Hot, an African-inspired vegan hot sauce brand. The hot sauce became available to purchase in June 2021 and it made a feature as one of Oprah’s Favorite Things in November 2021.
Moreover, as a TV personality, Hassan is a cast member of the Bravo TV reality series “The Real Housewives of New York City”. She joined the show in its 14th season, which premiered on July 16, 2023, on Bravo. Hassan is the first African-born housewife on the show and one of the six new ladies joining the series.
Ubah Hassan RHONY
Hassan is a cast members of Bravo’s “RHONY: The Real Housewives of New York City” season 14. She made her Bravo debut on RHONY on July 16, 2023. Hassan joined the other new cast members of RHONY season 14 who are Sai De Silva, Erin Dana Lichy, Jenna Lyons, Jessel Taank, and Brynn Whitfield. She described herself as a Somalian and Muslim model who wants to “share” her “world with others.” Hassan also revealed that she lives in the Central Park South area of Manhattan, New York, and enjoys playing tennis and shopping in her free time.
Ubah Hassan Net worth
Hassan has an estimated net worth of $2 million- $3.5 million as of 2023. She earns most of her income from her modeling career, her hot sauce brand, and her appearance on RHONY.
Ubah is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @ubahhot, with over 56.4K followers as of July 2023.