Ongina is a Filipino-American drag performer and HIV campaigner. She has risen to fame for featuring on RuPaul’s Drag Race’s first season. Her original name was Pek Pek Galore before Ongina. She started performing in drag at Lucky Chengs- an Asian restaurant where she worked alongside a then-unknown Laverne Cox. On April 13, 2006, she was diagnosed as HIV-positive.
Ongina Age and Birthday
Ongina was born on 6 January 1982, in the Philippines. She is 39 years old as of 2021.
Ongina Height and Weight
Ongina appears to be quite tall according to her photos.She stand at an average height of 5feet and 4inches (Approx.1.63) and has a moderate weight.
Ongina’s husband is Ryan as she wrote on her Facebook account on 26 October 2011, ”A message from my husband Ryan Wray Presents Seats for my Nina Flowers show Jorge Luis Flores Sanchez November 18th at executive suite LBC will be on sale starting Monday, October 31st. But due to circumstances beyond my control, there will be a change in the way you make your reservations.
She has since become an HIV activist. She was the host of an online web show, HIV and Me, a talk show about how they live with HIV/AIDS, interviewing different people. During 2013.
She was also a spokesperson for OraQuick, one of the first HIV test kits at home. She received the “Most Addictive Reality Star” New Award in 2009, “LadyBoy” was inspired by her.
It said that in March 2006, Ongina was diagnosed with HIV after having sex with someone she’d recently met “I trusted him, I believe him and we had unprotected sex. it can happen to just about every single one of you,” she stated…it was until she went to a clinic, where they run tests, which led to the diagnosis.
Ongina Net Worth
Ongina has a net worth of $7million.This amount is from her extensive career among other investments.