Nora Louise Kuzma
Kristie Elizabeth Nussman, Tracy Lords, Traci Elizabeth Lords, Nora Kuzma, Tracie Lords, Cheech Bogardt
Steubenville, Ohio, U.S.
Traci Lords attended Redondo Union High School in Redondo Beach, California. At 15, she dropped out of high school.
Actress, singer, film director and producer, writer
- Father – Louis Kuzma
- Mother – Patricia Kuzma (née Briceland)
- Siblings – She has three sisters
- Others – Roger (Stepfather)
As a singer, she is signed to Sea to Sun Recordings.
Sea to Sun Recordings
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
54 kg or 119 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Traci Lords dated –
- Slash (1989) – She had a short-termed romance with the guitarist of Guns N’ Roses, Slash, in 1989.
- Brook Yeaton (1990-1996) – Traci started dating Brook Yeaton (he works in the art department for various movies; has also acted in and produced different movies) in 1990. They married on September 20, 1990. The couple divorced in early January 1996.
- Riki Rachtman (1992) – She had fling with talk show host Riki Rachtman in 1992.
- Joey Ramone (1993) – Singer Joey Ramone and Traci Lords dated very briefly in 1993.
- John Enos III (1996) – After splitting from Brook Yeaton, Traci dated actor John Enos III (John is 6 years her senior) in 1996.
- Ryan Riel Grainger (1999-2000) – On June 26, 1999, Traci Lords married Ryan Riel Grainger. However, on February 1, 2000, the couple divorced. This was a short-lived relationship.
- Jeffrey Lee (2001-Present) – In 2001, Jeff Lee and Traci Lords started dating each other. On February 23, 2002, the couple got married. On October 7, 2007, Traci gave birth to the couple’s first child, son Joseph Gunnar.
- Haley Hudson (2005) – In 2005, she was RUMORed to had a fling with American actress Haley Hudson.
Race / Ethnicity
38-23-34 in or 96.5-58.5-87 cm
6 (US) or 38 (EU)
In 1995, she appeared in the TV commercial of Guess jeans.
Best Known For
Her adult film career and later working as an actress in Hollywood and as singer.
As a Singer
As a singer, she has released several singles such as “He’s My B*tch”, “1000 Fires”, “Sunshine”, “Last Drag” and others.
In 1988, she debuted with science fiction-horror film Not of This Earth for her role as Nadine Story.
First TV Show
In 1989, Traci Lords guest appeared in the CBS’s crime drama series Wiseguy in an episode titled “Date with an Angel” of season 1 and episode 22.
Traci really knows how to remain in shape and she has also released her workout videos so that her fans can also learn something from it. It is titled “Warm Up With Traci Lords.”
Traci Lords Facts
- “Traci Lords” is her stage name. She got the first name “Traci” from her best friend and the last name from Hawaii Five-O, Jack Lord.
- Traci was raped at the age of 10.
- Her dad was abusive and alcoholic. So, she left him at 12.
- She was formerly a p*rnographic actress.
- In 2003, she released her autobiography called “Traci Lords: Underneath It All.” The book reached The New York Times bestseller list.
- She started doing adult films at 15 (by showing a false ID proof that she is 20).
- Traci has done 107 adult films as an actress and 2 as a director, based on the data of IAFD (Internet Adult Film Database).
- She was earlier thought to be cast as a female lead in the Martin Scorsese‘s Casino (1995), but the role finally went to Sharon Stone.