30 Things About Jessica Simpson on Her 30th Birthday

Julie Ryan Evans
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Jessica SimpsonHappy Birthday Jessica Simpson! The bubbly blonde is celebrating the big 3-0 today in Capri with her new boyfriend, Eric Johnson.

In honor of her big day, here are 30 things you may not know about Jess.

  1. She thought she'd be married with babies by now.
  2. Her flatulence was made famous earlier this year.  
  3. She almost gave up singing in the wake of criticism after her Dolly Parton tribute performance.
  4. She had admitted to being addicted to Nicorette and sometimes failing to brush her teeth.
  5. She drives a Mercedes Benz SL500.
  6. Though she appeared in a Pizza Hut commercial, she's allergic to the ingredients in pizza.
  7. She would like a pet pig.
  8. She REALLY likes Michele Obama.
  9. She designs everything from shoes to handbags to clothing
  10. She has been an ambassador for Operation Smile for seven years.
  11. She was born and raised outside of Dallas, Tex.
  12. She made Daisy Dukes famous when she wore them in the 2005 remake of Dukes of Hazzard.
  13. In 2007 she broke her nose while filming Major Movie Star.
  14. She practices ear candling to rid her ears of wax.  
  15. She's only 5 foot 3 inches tall. (I would have guessed taller)
  16. She is the daughter of a preacher man -- father Joe is a Baptist minister.
  17. She turned down a part in the movie Coyote Ugly.
  18. Her favorite movie is Pretty Woman
  19. While she's famous for her dumb-blonde persona, she's say her IQ is 151.
  20. Her beloved dog "Daisy" was snatched by a coyote in 2009.
  21. She was a cheerleader in high school.
  22. She dropped out of high school to pursue her career, but later earned a GED.
  23. Her first album Sweet Kisses was released in 1999.
  24. The Fashion Police regularly cite her for her clothing choices.
  25. Due to her prominent teeth, here nickname is "rabbit". "I can make the best bunny face," she told People. "No one can stay mad at me when I do the bunny face." 
  26. She resorts to extreme dieting on occasion.  
  27. She auditioned for The Mickey Mouse Club, but didn't make the cut.
  28. She has a history of ripping her pants when performing at Madison Square Garden.
  29. Her film Blonde Ambition made less than $400.
  30. These days she seems very happy with her new beau, former NFL player, Eric Johnson.


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