Facts & Trivia

She is listed at being 5’2″.

She attended Texas A&M, Kingsville where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology.

Her hobbies include sewing, crocheting, and cooking.

She married second husband Tony Parker on 7-7-07. They thought the numbers would represent luck for their marriage.

Was Miss Corpus Christi USA 1998.

Was an NCAA cheerleader.

Is the youngest of four daughters.

Voted one of Maxim Magazine’s Hot 100 for 2004 (Number 92).

Voted one of People en Espanol’s 25 Most Beautiful People for 2003.

Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr. attended her Las Vegas wedding to actor Tyler Christopher.

Has about five tattoos including one on her back, hand, neck, and wrist.

Has a tattoo of a Celtic cross on the small of her back.

Voted as Maxim Magazine’s Hot 100 for 2005 and 2006 (Number 1).

Voted one of People’s “Most Beautiful People” in 2005 and 2006.

Has a tattoo of the word NINE on her neck. Nine is ex-husband Tony’s jersey number.

Has a tattoo of her wedding date (7-7-07) in Roman numerals on her wrist.

Missed Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr.’s wedding because she was ill. She was supposed to attend the ceremony with then husband Tyler Christopher.

Her 9 necklace was a gift by her stylist Robert Verdi.

Can sometimes be seen wearing a necklace with a pendant in the shape of the state of Texas.

Is the only one among her parents’ children to have dark skin, dark eyes, and dark hair. Her three sisters all have fair hair, blue eyes, and Caucasian skin color. Eva thought for a long time that she was adopted because of her features.

She has three older sisters: Elizabeth Judina, Emily Jeannette (formerly Mrs. David Brown, now Mrs. Dennis Blevins), and Esmeralda Josephina; and two nieces, Briella Megan Blevins and Bethany Mikaela Blevins.

Close friend of Mario López since 1992. He escorted her mother down the aisle at Eva’s wedding to Tony Parker.

Contrary to popular belief, is not related to Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria. However, after the Rays won the 2008 American League Championship Series, she sent Evan a bottle of champagne and a note thanking him for doing such a great job holding up the family name.

Godmother of Mario López’s daughter, Gia Francesca Lopez.

Godmother of Victoria Beckham’s daughter, Harper.

When she was young, she worked at a Wendy’s and an automotive repair shop.