There were actresses Minka Kelly and Jessica Biel, former Victoria's Secret model Adriana Lima, and even the divalicious Mariah Carey.
Remember: It’s okay to be jealous and angry that his life is not your own.
But take solace in knowing that all these relationships are in the past, and these women are available for you to court.
Lara Dutta won the Miss Universe contest in 2000, which, by their standards, means at one point Derek Jeter wasn’t just dating “a hot girl” or “the hottest girl on Earth,” but “the most attractive woman in the Universe.” Of course, their standards of beauty involve things like baton twirling and discussing world peace and children – many of ours do not. This Victoria’s Secret and SI Swimsuit Issue staple hails from Brazil and is easily in the conversation for the hottest woman in the world.
So regardless of whether you think she’s the hottest girl in THE UNIVERSE, we can all agree she’s really, really hot. They were together following his breakup with Jordana Brewster in 2003, and she seems to have maintained her looks ever since.
Regardless, Hannah and Derek clearly overcame that hurdle and appeared to strike a balance between their personal and private lives. This Virgin Islands-born stunner apparently has multiple talents and is a self-proclaimed "oddball" when she's not busy working. Hey, if things don't work out in the modeling industry, maybe she can join the circus!
"I know how to stilt walk, and I also have a unicycle. Sports fans know just how important family is to Derek Jeter.
However, the tabloids claim that's his modus operandi.
claimed the Yankee dumped many of his famous exes for that same reason, including Minka Kelly and Vanessa Lachey (née Minnillo).
"Part of loving someone means wanting for them the same things that they so passionately want for themselves," she wrote in a feature for During Derek's last season with the New York Yankees in 2014, she decided to ease up on her own commitments so she could travel to some of his games.
"My managers, at times, were not too happy with me," she wrote.
"I canceled jobs left and right just to be present at those remaining games." Now that's love!