Selena Quintanilla-Perez

Selena Quintanilla-Perez
1971 - 1995

Selena Quintanilla-Perez  American Singer


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Selena Quintanilla-Perez was previously married to Chris Perez (1992 - 1995).


American Singer Selena Quintanilla-Perez was born Selena Quintanilla on 16th April, 1971 in Lake Jackson, Texas, USA and passed away on 31st Mar 1995 Corpus Christi, Texas, USA aged 23. She is most remembered for The queen of Tejano music. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

Selena Quintanilla-Perez is a member of the following lists: Murdered Mexican Americans, Selena y Los Dinos members and Hollywood Walk of Fame.


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First Name Selena
Last Name Perez
Maiden Name Quintanilla
Full Name at Birth Selena Quintanilla
Alternative Name Selena Quintanilla-Pérez, Sel, Buffy, Preciosa, Queen of Tejano, La Reina de Tex-Mex, Selena Quintanilla, Selena
Age 23 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th April, 1971
Birthplace Lake Jackson, Texas, USA
Died 31st March, 1995
Place of Death Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
Cause of Death Homicide
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Voluptuous
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Red Lips, Black Banged Hair, Sequin Purple Jumpsuit
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jahovah's Witness
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
High School American School of Correspondence
University Pacific Western University
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Spokesperson, Fashion Designer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The queen of Tejano music
Music Genre (Text) Tejano, Mexican cumbia, Ranchera, Pop, Mariachi, R&b, Mariachi, Ranchera, Pop, R&b, grupero, cumbia, Tejano cumbia, mariachi, ranchera, bolero, R&B
Year(s) Active 1982–1995, 1982–1995, 1982 (1982)–1995 (1995)
Record Label EMI Latin, Q-Productions, EMI America, Capitol Latin, Universal Music Latin
Associated Acts Selena y Los Dinos, Pete Astudillo, Alvaro Torres, Barrio Boyzz, Emilio Navaira, La Mafia
Bust (inches) 32
Cup Size D
Waist (inches) 23
Hips (inches) 36
Official Websites,,,,,, Musical career
Father Abraham Quintanilla Jr
Mother Marcella Quintanilla
Brother A.B. Quintanilla III
Sister Suzette Quintanilla
Friend Halfgoofy AKA Gary
Associated People Chris Perez (Husband)
Pets April (chicken) childhood, Pebbles (black pomeranian), Winny (mastiff), Taylor( mastiff), Julia (miniature pincher), Andre (miniature pincher)
Favorite Foods Pizza, Chips
Favorite Accessories Shoes

Selena Quintanilla-Pérez (April 16, 1971 – March 31, 1995) was an American singer, songwriter, spokesperson, model, actress, and fashion designer. Called the Queen of Tejano music, her contributions to music and fashion made her one of the most celebrated Mexican-American entertainers of the late 20th century. Billboard magazine named her the top-selling Latin artist of the 1990s decade, while her posthumous collaboration with MAC cosmetics became the best-selling celebrity collection in cosmetics history. Media outlets called her the "Tejano Madonna" for her clothing choices. She also ranks among the most influential Latin artists of all time and is credited for catapulting a music genre into the mainstream market.

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Selena Quintanilla-Perez23 AriesSinger
Chris Perez48 LeoGuitarist


Selena: Dreaming of You1995Selena (voice, as Selena)Movie
Don Juan DeMarco1994Singer (as Selena)Movie
Selena: Bidi Bidi Bom Bom1994Selena (as Selena)Movie


Posted commentsView all comments (352)

JohnagJohnagSep 6, 2016

Selena is a Amazing Singer and i am still a big fan

wjerryzwjerryzOct 29, 2015

Selena, My all time favorite. I have all her CD'S . The movie was a great tribute. A tragic loss .Love. RIP in Heaven

LiveNov 22, 2014

SHE really has been dead for so long.

CollySep 30, 2014

Was she really athletic built or something?

Anti SaldivarJun 22, 2014

I see that she was slim while J. Lo was voluptuous.

Moo DooMay 29, 2014

Yo, Tiff! At least we all heard the news!

do no ylaMar 23, 2014

I hope Yolanda pays by staying away from her family!

tiffany scottMar 12, 2014

Jeez! selena and chris must realy love each other!

leaistrueFeb 18, 2014

now she is dead how didd she diy

Die Hard MexicanFeb 5, 2014

She may have died, but at least she lived fine!

KuteNov 3, 2013

Her other favorite foods were tacos and hamburgers!

TeaseJun 18, 2013

Although a JW, she found the Xmas spirit interesting.

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