Caitlin Upton Net Worth
Caitlin Upton Net Worth: Caitlin Upton is an American fashion model and beauty queen who has a net worth of $1 million. Caitlin Upton was born March 27, 1989. After her Miss South Carolina Teen USA victory, she went on to place fourth in the Miss Teen USA 2007 pageant, where she became the target of ridicule on the Internet and beyond for her rambling and unstructured response to a pageant question. As part of a question and answer portion of the 2007 Miss Teen USA pageant, Upton was asked by the questioner (Friday Night Lights actress Aimee Teegarden): "Recent polls have shown a fifth of Americans can't locate the U.S. on a world map. Why do you think this is?" Upton responded, "I personally believe that U.S. Americans are unable to do so because, uh, some, uh, people out there in our nation don't have maps and, uh, I believe that our education like such as in South Africa and, uh, the Iraq, everywhere like such as, and, I believe that they should, our education over here in the U.S. should help the U.S., uh, or, uh, should help South Africa and should help the Iraq and the Asian countries, so we will be able to build up our future [for our children]." The subsequent YouTube video clips hit the Internet and had a reported 78 million-plus views, ranking the site's most viewed video for the month of September 2007. She later told NBC's The Today Show (Ann Curry and Matt Lauer) that she was overwhelmed when asked the question and did not comprehend it correctly. Upton later signed a deal with Donald Trump's modeling agency in New York City.