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Vanessa Wolfe (née Grimaldi) was a contestant on the 21st season of The Bachelor, where she got engaged to Nick Viall.

Personal life[]

During the 21st season of The Bachelor, she met Nick Viall and she accepted his proposal in the end. On August 25, 2017, Nick and Vanessa announced that they had decided to end their engagement.

She got engaged to Josh Wolfe on August 9, 2020. They married on August 20, 2021. Their first child, Winston, was born on September 29, 2022 (2022-09-29) (age 1).


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What are your three best attributes?
My personality, my drive to succeed and work hard, my patience.

If you could be any fruit or vegetable, which one would you be?
An onion because they're a staple item and can be found all year round.

Do you have any phobias?

What does your ideal mate look like?
I don't really have a type, but a great smile is definitely necessary.

What are you most afraid of?
Hurting people's feelings.

Do you speak any languages other than English?
French and Italian.

What's the most romantic present you have ever received, and why?
A promise ring – because it's a freaking promise ring!

How important is your family's approval to you when it comes to dating?
Very important. I respect my family's opinions as they usually are right in the end.

General Trivia[]

  • Vanessa is the first contestant from Canada on the American Bachelor Nation, and by extension the first winner, to reside in Canada at the time of filming.
    • Vanessa is the third Canadian woman with Canadian roots in an English-language franchise, following Bianka Kamber in The Bachelor Canada Season 1 and April Brockman in The Bachelor Canada Season 2.