Date: 21 August 2012
Credits: Photo by Vinnie Zuffante - Image courtesy gettyimages.com
Soundtrack, Actress, Composer
Born: April 16, 1971
Star sign: Aries
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Known for: Selena (1997), Don Juan DeMarco (1994), Selena Live: The Last Concert (1995), Blue in the Face (1995)
Selena was born in Lake Jackson, Texas, a suburb of Houston, to Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Marcella Quintanilla. Abraham opened a Mexican restaurant, Papagayo, in Lake Jackson. Selena was 9-years-old when her father discovered her talent for singing. He formed a band consisting of Selena on vocals, her brother A.B. Quintanilla on bass, and her ...