Kathy Ireland Shows Off Her Secret Burping Talent (Video)

Add a new talent to supermodel Kathy Ireland’s portfolio: burping.

A celebrity judge at this year’s Miss America pageant, Ireland was challenged Wednesday night by pageant host Dena Blizzard to reveal an interesting fact about herself that no one knows.

Ireland claimed she could “burp the alphabet.”

Blizzard, a former Miss New Jersey and now a standup comedian, challenged Ireland to do it onstage.

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Fifty years ago this week, Sports Illustrated debuted its first annual swimsuit issue – making what was once a niche sports publication one of the most buzzed-about magazines around.

Kathy Ireland Is the Richest Supermodel In the World

Kate Upton take note: Kathy Ireland has gone from Sports Illustrated cover girl to richest model in the world.

Ireland, 48, was on the coveted SI swim issue cover three times in her career, and went on to launch an empire, worth an estimated $350 million, according to Forbes.

Kathy Ireland Says She Wasn't Drunk on Red Carpet

Kathy Ireland was the buzz of the red carpet at Sunday’s Oscars – and not for good reasons. The former supermodel became a trending topic on Twitter after appearing on ABC’s pre-Academy Awards red carpet special, looking somewhat awkward while interviewing celebrities.

“Dear ABC, Whoever OK’d Kathy Ireland on the red carpet… should be fired. Immediately,” one viewer, @markicostello, Tweeted. Another viewer, @liliceprincess, was equally critical, Tweeting, “Kathy Ireland was posing way too much. Her hands were robotic. It was all very awkward.”

Kathy Ireland's Shocking Weight Gain (and Loss)

As a top model, Kathy Ireland is used to seeing pictures of herself that have been retouched to hide her flaws. But when the former Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue cover girl saw a photo taken by her son as she baked cookies at the family’s Santa Barbara house recently, the raw image took her breath away.

“He said ‘Mom, you look pregnant,’ ” Ireland tells PEOPLE in its latest issue. “I didn’t recognize the person I saw. I saw someone who looked overwhelmed, overstressed, overweight, over-everything.”

Kathy Ireland Turns Role Model

Kathy Ireland has graced the cover of Sports Illustrated s swimsuit issue three times, runs her own $1 billion clothing-and-furniture line and is the happily married mother of three – yet she faced hurdles along the way.

“When I started my business, I was told I wasn t smart enough,” Ireland, 41, said, speaking at California’s Long Beach City College on July 29. “But you have to believe in yourself.”