We’re so excited to bring you the continuation of an old Drag Official series, “10 Things,” in which you get to learn 10 new things about some of your favorite drag queens!
For this installment, we’re excited to bring you RuPaul‘s Drag Race Season 7 star Tempest DuJour! While Tempest was, unfortunately, the first queen eliminated from this season, she left a huge impression on us and fans around the world.
Learn more about Tempest below and then read and listen to our full interview and podcast episode with her following her elimination. Enjoy!
1. Tempest is the oldest contestant to ever appear on RuPaul’s Drag Race
2. At 6’6″ without shoes,Tempest is the tallest contestant to ever appear on RuPaul’s Drag Race
3. Tempest raises show chickens at her home in Arizona
4. As a young teenager Tempest lived in Saudi Arabia where she spoke, read, and wrote Arabic
5. Tempest’s daughter is deaf and they communicate both verbally and with ASL
6. Two years ago Tempest’s leg was torn off and re-attached after a terrible car accident
7. Since the car accident Tempest has lost 150 lbs.
8. Tempest has been a University Professor for 13 years
9. At age 8 Tempest appeared on the Bozo the Clown show
10. Strong smells like incense and weed make Tempest poop
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