Barbara Smits was an American-born woman who grabbed people’s attention as an ex-wife of well-known American actor Jimmy Smits.

Quick Info
Full NameBarbara Smits
DOB27 November 1955
BirthplaceUnited States
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Death16 April 2010 (54 years)
Hair Color
Eyes ColorBrown
Ex-HusbandJimmy Smits
Net Worth$15 million
Barbara Smits
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Barbara Smits was born on 27 November 1955 in the United States in a well family, but her family members’ details have been kept secret so that there is still more things to know about her family. As per her birthday mentioned, her zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Smits used to hold an American nationality, and as per her ethnic background, she belonged to the ethnicity of African-American.


Early Life & Education

Barbara Smits grew up beautifully in a good environment with her family members. However, her family members’ details are still missing as she likes to keep her personal life far from the media. Likewise, she also kept her childhood information secret.

Talking about Barbara Smits’s education, she attended Ithaca College in 1981, where she studied. However, her graduation date is still missing, so that there is still a question mark if she graduated or not.



Jimmy Smits used to work at Cornell Cooperative Extension- New York City, where she has invested herself in the company for 29 years. But, she gained all the attention as an ex-wife of a well-known American actor who made his appearances in “L.A. Law”, “NYPD Blue”, “The West Wing”, and more.


Personal Life

Barbara Smits was previously married to her ex-husband Jimmy Smits whose real name is Jimmy L. Smiths. Her ex-husband Jummy has established himself as a famous American actor who gave his best performance in several movies and series.

Barbara Smits
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The former couple met each other for the first time while attending the same high school. They were high school lovers who turned their relationship from a couple to a married couple in 1987. After becoming a married couple, they gave birth to their two children. The first child is Taina, born in 1975, and the second child is Joaquin, born in 1983.

But their married broke with divorce in 1987. Besides this, Jimmy has been in a romantic relationship with his partner Wanda De Jesus, an American actress, since 1986. Currently, the couple lives happily with each other in Los Angeles. However, they have not married yet.


Physical Description

Barbara Smits used to be a beautiful woman from outside and inside. She was an attractive woman who looked perfect with her black hair and brown eye. She is a very kind and loving person. Further, her sexuality was straight.


Social Media

Barbara Smits was not active on any social media platforms, but her ex-husband Jimmy Smits is active on several social sites, including:


Jimmy Smits is active on Instagram with the tag name (“@officialkimmysmita”), where he has 4180 followers and posted 22 posts. He has posted his good-looking pictures on his Instagram account with his stunning looks, which his fans and followers liked and commented on.


Twitter & Facebook

Jimmy Smits is also active on Twitter with the tag name (“@officialssmits”), where he has 1389 followers and tweets 24 times. He also opened his Facebook account named “Jimmy Smits” with 2.8K followers and posted only a few pictures.


Net Worth

A beautiful, active and talented Barbara Smits was famous as the late ex-wife of American actor Jimmy Smits. Likewise, she was an independent woman who lived her standard life with an estimated net worth of $1 million whereas, her ex-husband, Jimmy, has an estimated net worth of $15 million.

Barbara Smits
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Barbara Smits took her last breath on 16 April 2010 when she was 54 years old. At that time, she was suffering from Pneumonia which became the reason for her death and left the world soon.


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