Meet Bravo's 100th Housewife: 5 Things You Need to Know About 'Real Housewives of Orange County' Star Peggy Sulahian
Meet Bravo's 100th Housewife: 5 Things You Need to Know About 'Real Housewives of Orange County' Star Peggy Sulahian
DeanBextor
DeanBextor
Staff Writer, BuddyTV
The upcoming season of The Real Housewives of Orange County is about to get more interesting. Besides the return of some familiar faces, season 12 will also introduce Bravo's 100th Housewife in the form of  Peggy Sulahian. Thew newest addition to the cast already got her big introduction in the previously released trailer and it looks like this "princess" isn't afraid to bring out her claws. But what else is there to know? Here are five things to know about Peggy before the season premiere:



Peggy is Armenian

Peggy was born in Kuwait to Armenian parents. She was one-year-old when she moved to the United States and now resides in the exclusive Crystal Cove community. She admits that her life is extravagant and that she lives like a princess. 

Happy Memorial Day, and Armenian Independence Day! (May 28,1918) 🇦🇲🇱🇷❤️️

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Peggy is Friends with Lydia McLaughlin

Peggy is introduced on The Real Housewives of Orange County though Lydia McLaughlin,  a cast member in season eight who makes her official return this season. They appear to hang out even outside the show.

Soccer Mom Craziness with @oclydia 👯⚽️ #peggysulahian #housewife100 #rhoc #kokokuture

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Peggy is a Wife and a Mother

Peggy has been married to custom wheel entrepreneur Diko Sulahian since 1995. They  have three children together, Giovanna, 19, Gianelle, 17 and son Koko, 9.  

Peggy is Preparing for Reconstructive Surgery

Peggy lost her mom to breast cancer at the age of 51 and has made the decision to undergo a double mastectomy after doctors recently found a lump in her breast.

#22years#butwhose counting!!#HMD...😔

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Peggy Loves to Race

Peggy, who owns and operates Giovanna Wheels with her husband, loves car racing.

Who's ready to race? 🤔I love driving fast cars ! #Lamborghini #huracan #giovannawheels

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The Real Housewives of Orange County premieres July 10 at 9/8c on Bravo.


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