She was also romantically involved with American footballer Mark Gastineau.
In addition to Danish, Nielsen speaks fluent English and Italian and has a working knowledge of French and German.
In season one of , ya boy Flav felt the girls using their real names was a no go, so he decided to make up nicknames for them.
In classic Flav fashion, he had no legit reason to give them these nicknames, he just seemed to pull them out his, you know what.
Nielsen has morphed from being internationally known as one of the most beautiful women in the world in the mid-1980s into a washed-up overweight skank a mere 20 years later.
Nielsen, sometimes called "The Great Dane," was born on July 15, 1963 in Rødovre, Denmark.
Nielsen physically developed at an early age and was devastatingly beautiful by the time she reached her teenage years.
The following year, she met Sylvester Stallone and, in December 1985, married him. See full bio on IMDb » Philandering film star Arnold Schwarzenegger has finally admitted to having an affair with actress Brigitte Nielsen -- while still dating Maria Shriver. READ MORE A revamped Brigitte Nielsen says she keeps close with the Stallones -- wonder why they didn't fill her in on Sly's allegedly murderous step-brother, Bryan, who got caught up in a drug deal gone… Stallone turned up at the Fox Reality Channel Really Awards on…Brigitte Nielsen was born Gitte Nielsen on July 15, 1963 in Rødovre, Denmark.In 1979, she moved to France, then Italy, where she began her modeling career.She has also appeared in several B movies and reality television programs in international markets, including her native Denmark, Germany, Sweden, England, Italy and Mexico. S.-based reality shows she participated in were Nielsen has been married five times and has four sons: Julian, born in 1984; Killian, born in 1989; Douglas, born in 1993; and Raoul, born in 1995.Her five husbands include Kasper Winding, from whom she was divorced in 1984; most famously, Sylvester Stallone (divorced 1985); Sebastian Copeland (divorced 1992); Raoul Meyer (divorced 2005); and current spouse Mattia Dessi.