A beautiful Katie Piper is an English philanthropist, TV presenter as well as a former model. She is the native of Andover, Hampshire, England. She came into this world on 12th October of the year 1983 which has now made her at the age of 32. Although she is known by the name Katie Piper, as a child, she was named as Kate Elizabeth Piper by her parents. She is the daughter of David Piper and his wife Diane.
As a child, she went to get her education from the Harrow Way School as well as the Portway Junior School. Her family members also include her elder brother named Paul and a younger sister named as Suzy. After leaving the school, Katie got trained as a beautician by aiming to build on her fondness for the fashion as well as beauty and to follow in footsteps of her father who used to work as a barber.
Hard working Piper hoped to have a full time career in the media. But the sulphuric acid was thrown on her face in March of the year 2008. The attack blinded her in one eye and it was arranged by her then boyfriend named Danny Lynch and was carried out by an accomplice Stefan Sylvestre. Both of the men were arrested and they are now serving life sentences with possibility of parole in the prison for their crime. T
he attack took place in the North London and she was then treated in Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. There, the surgeons removed all her skin from the face before rebuilding it with skin substitute and then skin graft. Her before and after picture of surgery can also be found in various sources.
Prior to that, Katie has also established a charity known as The Katie Piper Foundation in late 2009. It is aimed at raising awareness of plight of the victims of burns and other disfigurement injuries. In addition to that, the charity also campaigns for specialist treatment Piper received.
Moving on to her personal life biography, Katie is now happily married with her husband named Richard James Sutton with whom she got engaged in December of the year 2014. Later, their wedding took place on 6th November of the next year. In addition to that, she has also written the books. Her book titled as Beautiful was published in the paperback on 17th February of 2011 by Ebury Press. Besides that, she can also be connected in Twitter and Instagram.