The couple was the first to be eliminated on Week 2 of competition.
Śliwińska's husband and professional partner in dance competitions is Alec Mazo, who also participated in Dancing with the Stars, winning with Kelly Monaco.
They have danced together for over 6 years and have performed together multiple times for Dancing with the Stars results shows in pair numbers. On October 10, 2013, they announced they were expecting their first child, a son, due in January 2014.
According to sources close to Carlos, Pia has played the "disappearing act" on him and though they have yet to officially break up, Pia does not call him or make any time to be with him.
The first (and, as of now, only) contestant to pass away after appearing on the show is Florence Henderson of season eleven, who died in November 2016, six years after her participation.
Forty-four professional dancers have partnered with the celebrities.
They were voted off in the fourth week of the competition and came in 9th place.
On March 2, 2016 it was announced that Śliwińska would return for season 22 after an eleven-season hiatus and is partnered with journalist Geraldo Rivera.
In the debut season of Dancing with the Stars in June 2005, Śliwińska partnered boxing champion Evander Holyfield, with whom she placed 5th in the competition.
For the second season, she was paired with actor George Hamilton, and again came in 5th place.
At age 82, actress Cloris Leachman of season seven was the oldest contestant to compete on the show.