January 27, 1961 (age 57)
Karen Velez is an American Playboy model and actress. She was born on January 27, 1961 in Rockville Centre, New York, United States. She was chosen as Playboy's Playmate of the Month in December 1984 and the Playmate of the Year 1985. Karen was 23 when she became a Playmate.
Velez appeared in several Playboy videos and special edition publications. Her daughter Nikki posed for a Playboy Cyber Club pictorial called "Playmate Daughters" in March, 2008. Karen Velez now works as a master hypnotist and certified hypnotherapist.