Gypsy Rose is an American murderer who is convicted of masterminding her own mother’s murder. Her story became the script of the first season of the crime series, “The Act”.
Table of Biography
Gypsy Rose was born Gypsy Rose Blanchard on July 27, 1991, and is currently 30 years old. Born in Louisiana, United States, she holds American citizenship. Likewise, she holds American citizenship. Being born on July 29, her birth sign is Leo.
Moving towards her family, Gypsy Rose was born to her father Rob Blanchard, and her mother Dee Dee Blanchard. However, her parents divorced before her birth. After that, her father married the next woman, her stepmother named Kristy. Though, Gypsy stayed with her mother. Her father Rob always tried to be in contact with her but her mother always found a way to keep their interactions extremely limited. In addition, Gypsy also gas a step-grandmother and a maternal-grandfather.
Talking about her educational details, not much information is available. She hasn’t revealed any information regarding her education. Since she grew up as a criminal, she might have not received proper education in her childhood.
Gypsy Rose first came into the news after their home was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in 2005. In 2008, “Habitat for Humanity” built them a special house with a ramp. In addition, she and her mother became famous after she won the Oley Foundation’s “2007 Child of the Year” award. Moreover, the duo also got many offers and donations such as free stays at Ronald McDonald houses, free flights for doctor’s visits, backstage passes to concerts, free Disney World trips, and many more.
Gypsy’s mother had a mental disorder of always thinking her daughter had some life-threatening health issues. For this, her mother shaved her hair, made her wear glasses, and even confined her to a wheelchair. Not only this but her mother also subjected her to several unnecessary surgeries and hide her real age with everyone. As she grew up, Gypsy understood her mother’s misbehaves and wrongdoings. She tried to escape a lot but her mother would always find her beat her.
At the age of 23, Gypsy met with a guy named Nick Godejohn with whom she shared her problems. After that, they started making plans to murder her mother. In June 2015, Nick arrived at her house and Gypsy let her in with gloves and tapes. That day, Nick stabbed her mother 17 times to death. She hid in the bathroom so that she couldn’t hear her mother’s screaming.
After the incident, police held an interrogation in which she revealed her true age, all the wrongdoings of her mother, and even confessed her crime. Therefore, Gypsy was sentenced to jail for 10 years in the convictions of second-degree murder. At present, she is at the jail in Chillicothe Correctional Center. She will probably be out till 2024.
Gypsy Rose is currently in a relationship with her boyfriend Ken. Ken and Gypsy met each other on the internet. They started dating soon after it. The couple also got engaged in April 2019, while she was still in jail. In fact, the couple might marry after Gypsy comes out of prison. Moving on, she previously dated Nicholas Godejohn. They also met on the internet and broke up after a short date.
Enhancing her physical appearance, Gypsy has a slim and maintained body. She stands tall at a height of 5 feet 4 inches or 1.65 meters and has a bodyweight of 58 kg or 128 pounds. Likewise, she nearly had a toothless mouth, large glasses, and a high, childlike voice. In addition, she has brown hair with a pair of beautiful black eyes.
Social Media and Net Worth
When it comes to her social media availability, Gypsy is only available on Instagram. Her official @therealgypsyroseblanchard Instagram account has over 5.8k followers. To date, she has 21 posts that include pictures regarding her personal life.
Gypsy might have earned a pretty handful amount of money. However, she hadn’t shared her actual net worth and annual income with the media.