1.Her parents are not on speaking terms with her after she joined the adult industry.
2.Her role models include Kim Kardashian and Sofia Vergara.
3.In one of her videos, Khalifa can be seen wearing a hijab (part of the traditional female Muslim dress) while describing it as problematic and gross
4.Khalifa has a tattoo of the opening line of the Lebanese National Anthem and another of the Lebanese Forces Cross. Both tattoos have come under the scrutiny of her detractors.
5.Khalifa was born in Beirut, Lebanon and moved with her family to the United States in 2000.
6.Mia Khalifa was ranked number one pornstar by adult entertainment site Pornhub on December 28, 2014. Born and bred in the Middle East, her new found notoriety quickly drew strong criticism from many, who branded her career choice as shameful and Khalifa herself a disgrace to her country.
Khalifa entered the adult film industry in October 2014, and replaced retired veteran Lisa Ann. Born in a Muslim family, she now considers herself a Christian, which further exacerbated the controversy.
Her new found fame has irked radicals worldwide. Her twitter account was flooded with death threats, and slurs. Mia, on the other hand tactfully hoodwinked her haters. One of her tweets read, “@miakhalifa ur head will be cut soon inshallah”, to which the pornstar replied, @abdallahbakrr “Long as it’s not my tits. They were expensive”.
On January 6th, 2015, the electro-pop duo Timeflies released a song titled “Mia Khalifa” in her support.
7.She graduated from University of Texas at El Paso with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history.
8.She married an American man in February 2011 shortly after she turned 18.
9.She sometimes goes by the stage name Mia Callista.
10.She was working at a burger joint in Miami, Florida, and was approached about becoming a pornstar.
11.The 21-year-old now lives in Miami, Florida, and describes herself on her Twitter account as the “unofficial mascot of the Florida State Seminoles and a pornstar in the off-season.