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Ming Lee Simmons

Ming Lee Simmons is an American Celebrity Kid. Ming Lee Simmons is mostly recognized as the daughter of actress and supermodel Kimora Lee Simmons and Def Jam founder Russell Simmons. She is also popular as an Instagram star, Model, and Reality Television Personality.

Birth Facts

Ming Lee Simmons was born on January 21, 2000, in the United States of America. She is 22 years old and is under the zodiac sign, Aquarius. She holds American nationality.

Her ethnicity is Korean-Japanese-African-American and she follows the Christian religion.

Ming’s mother’s name is Kimora Lee Simmons and her father’s name is Russell Simmons. Her mother is an American entrepreneur, fashion designer, TV personality, author, philanthropist, and model.

And, her father is a popular entrepreneur. She has a sister whose name is Aoki Lee Simmons. Their parents separated in the year 2006 and later divorced.

Ming’s mother, Kimora Lee Simmons was in a relationship with Academy Award-nominated actor and former model, Djimon Hounsou in the summer of 2008. The couple had a son Kenzo Lee Hounsou.

However, their relationship ended in the year 2012. Then, in the year 2014, Kimora confirmed that she married Tim Leissner.

Tim is a former Goldman Sachs banker convicted for his involvement in the 1MDB scandal. Allegedly he stole some $200 million from 1MDB. They also have a son, Wolfe Lee Leissner.

Likewise, Ming Lee Simmons also has two other siblings who were adopted by her mother.


Regarding Ming’s educational background and qualifications, he studied and completed high school in New Jersey, USA. She then enrolled at New York University to study fashion.

Moreover, Kimora Lee Simmons went back to school to complete her Business Degree from the year 2017 to 2018. She then announced her graduation from the University of Hartford in June 2018.

It was the same week as Ming Lee graduated from high school. Likewise, the mother and daughter celebrated their achievement together.

Ming Lee Simmons

Caption: Ming Lee with her mother, Kimora Lee Simmons (Source: Instagram)

Ming Lee Simmons – Net Worth 2022

According to biographies worldMing Lee Simmons has a net worth of $500K and her main income source is her career in the clothing line and fashion line. She also earns from her modeling career and social media platforms as well.

Relationship Status

Ming Lee Simmons is possibly single at the moment and seems to be more focused on her life and career rather than being in a relationship. She previously was in a relationship with Tamara.

They were in a relationship from the year 2016 to the year 2019. Likewise, Ming became the center of the attention of the media for sparking a romance with Swae Lee in the year 2019.

And, Swae Lee’s off-and-on girlfriend Marliesia Ortiz went on social media and slashed the Ming for sharing her cozy pictures with Swa Lee.


Caption: Ming Lee and her ex-boyfriend, Taimaru (Source: Celebs Revealed)

Body Measurements

Ming Lee has a height of 5 feet 4 inches and her weight is 50 Kg. Talking about her other body measurements such as her chest size, waist size, and hip size, their sizes are 34-24-35 inches respectively.

Moreover, Simmons has dark brown eyes and black hair.

Career and Professional Life

Ming Lee Simmons began her career in modeling. As she grew up, she pursued the footsteps of her mother. Her modeling career started when she was 14 years old.

She made her runway debut at her mother’s fashion show with her sister Aoki Lee Simmons. She even worked as a designer walking on the runway.

Likewise, Ming Lee Simmons collaborated along with her supermodel mother, Kimora Lee Simmons, and her sister, Aoki Lee Simmons to launch an urban clothing line called ” Baby Phat”.

This clothing line was owned by her father. Moreover, they decided to relaunch the brand along with a better and more iconic streetwear style. Their clothing style, as well as fashion line, is mostly inspired by the 2000s style.

Ming even helped to co-design iconic streetwear products.

Ming Lee was born into a life of glamour and rose to stardom ever since she came into the world. She starred in the Kimora family show “Kimora: Life in the Fame Lane”.

They showed the everyday life of Kimora Lee Simmons including her family, co-workers, and her career in fashion as well. Their reality series premiered on Style Network and E! Entertainment Television.

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Caption: Ming Lee promoting the brand (Source: Instagram)

Ming Lee Simmons – Social Media

Ming Lee is pretty active on all of her social accounts. She owns an Instagram account under the name “mingleesimmons” and her account is verified as well.

She has garnered 1.1 million followers until now and has shared 520 posts until now on her Instagram page. Ming is active on Twitter as well. She joined Twitter in August 2014. Her Twitter account has accumulated 2.1K followers to date.