Malaysia Pargo is an American reality TV star and businesswoman who is best known for appearing on the VH1 reality show, Basketball Wives. She was born in Compton, California and raised in Los Angeles, California. She is of African-American, Native American, and Filipino descent.
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Pargo was born on August 4, 1980 in Compton, California. She was raised by her mother and grandmother, who taught her the importance of education and hard work. Pargo attended high school in Los Angeles, California and then went on to attend college at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising.
After graduating from college, Pargo began working in the fashion industry. She worked as a sales representative for a clothing line and later went on to become the Director of Design for a children’s clothing line called MDG. In 2011, Pargo was cast as one of the main cast members on the VH1 reality show, Basketball Wives. She appeared on the show for five seasons and was known for her outspoken personality and fiery temper.
In addition to appearing on the show, Pargo has also become a successful businesswoman. She launched her own jewelry line called Three Beats Jewelry in 2012 and has since opened two stores in Los Angeles and one in Houston. She also has a clothing line and a beauty line.
Pargo is also actively involved in philanthropy. She is a board member of the Compton Unified School District and is dedicated to providing educational opportunities to children in her hometown. She has also created a scholarship fund to help high school students pursue higher education.
Pargo was married to NBA player Jannero Pargo from 2005-2011 and they have three children together. She is currently in a relationship with her long-time friend, John Robinson.
Malaysia Pargo is an American reality TV star and businesswoman from Compton, California. She is best known for appearing on the VH1 reality show, Basketball Wives. In addition to appearing on the show, Pargo has also become a successful entrepreneur with her own jewelry line, clothing line, and beauty line. She is also actively involved in philanthropy, dedicating her time to providing educational opportunities to children in her hometown.