Lucy Liu has a petit frame with a height of 5’3” or 1.60 meters. She was born in New York City on December 2, 1968, and she is half Chinese. Before her Hollywood career, she became an aerobics instructor, and she practices Kali-Eskrima-Silat, a martial art. Apart from her acting career, Lucy Liu also plays the accordion and trains in skiing, rock climbing, and horseback riding. She is a sister of the Chi Omega Fraternity and was also included in the 2006 list of 100 Sexiest Women in the World by FHM, where she ranked number 79. In 2005, she has been known as the US Fund for UNICEF Ambassador and can speak six languages. Goldsea Asian American Daily ranked her as number 51 in the list of 100 Most Inspiring Asian Americans of All Time.