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44 years old
Lake Jackson, Texas
United States
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Latin, Pop

April 16, 1971

Selena Quintanilla

Mis Primeras Grabaciones (My First Recordings)
Released: July 16, 1984 (U.S)

The New Girl In Town Released: 1985 (U.S)

Alpha Released: 1986 (U.S.)

Muñequito de Trapo (Rag Doll) Released: 1986 (U.S)

And the Winner Is... Released: 1987 (US)

Preciosa (Precious) Released: 1988 (U.S.)

Dulce Amor (Sweet Love) Released: 1988 (U.S.)

Selena Released: October 16, 1989 (U.S.)

Ven Conmigo (Come with Me) Released: October 6, 1990 (U.S.)

Entre A Mi Mundo (Come into My World) Released: May 6, 1992 (U.S.)

Baila Esta Cumbia (Dance this Cumbia) Released: 1992 (Mexico)

Selena Live! Released: May 8, 1993 (U.S.)

Quiero (I Want) Released: 1993 (Mexico)

Amor Prohibido (Forbidden Love) Released: March 23, 1994 (U.S.)


Dreaming of You Released: July 18, 1995 (U.S.)

Selena (Soundtrack): The Original Motion Soundtrack Released: March 11, 1997

Live! The Last Concert Released: March 27, 2001 (U.S.)

Selena ¡VIVE! Released: May 10, 2005 (U.S.)


15th Annual Tejano Music Awards (1995) Special Tribute

Don Juan DeMarco (1994)

"Dos mujeres, un camino" (1993) TV series

Singer Selena Selena Poses in Black Selena Poses For The Camera Selena In Black And White

She drove a red porsche

Had a shoe collection

Lived next door to her parents

Her favorite color was purple

Set an attendance-record on the Houston Astrodome on a Sunday-matinée show

She designed her own clothes

Had two boutiques, one in San Antonio and one in Corpus Christi

Attended Oran M. Roberts Elementary School.

Attended West Oso Junior High in Corpus Christi, Texas until she was 13

Liked to eat at Pizza Hut. She would usually order a double pepperoni pizza.

She was born in Freeport Community Hospital in Brazosport, Texas.

Took correspondence classes at American School in Chicago. Graduated with a GED

Her favorite restaurant was Olive Garden. She once paid a tab in a restaurant for an old woman who was dining alone. She felt sorry for the woman and gave her cake to take home

Favorite drink was Coke

Favorite lip color was the now discontinued "Brick" from Chanel

While growing up, she had a chicken named April.

Took college correspondence courses at Pacific Western University in California

After her death, a public viewing took place in Bayfront Plaza Convention, where over 30,000-50,000 mourners attended to pay their respects for the late Tejano star

Is buried at the Seaside Memorial Park next to a Mesquite tree

Her first car, a BMW, was stolen and dumped into the ocean

Loved tobogganing, para-sailing, and motorcycle riding

Began designing clothes at age 10 or 11

Her favorite Mexican restaurant was the Rosita's

Wore contacts

Had been accepted to the Louisiana State University

In 1994, Coca Cola made a special Coke bottle in honor of Selena's 5 years with them

Once went bungee-jumping on a dare

Was in the 1999 Guinness Book of Records as "Most Dominating Artist"

Received "Key of the City" in Houston on April 16, 1994. It was proclaimed Selena Day

Loved the music of Gloria Estefan, Madonna, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Luis Enrique, The Barrio Boys, Emilio, Roberto Pulido, La Mafia, Amanda Miguel, Rocio Durcal, and Mexican singers Maria Mendoza, Lola Beltran, and Lucha Villa

As a child, she loved Donna Summer, R&B duo "A Taste of Honey", and rock group Air Supply.

Was a huge fan of Bonnie Raitt, Garth Brooks and Janet Jackson.

Favorite perfume was Boucheron

Her final performance was March 19, 1995 in Chicago

As a teenager Selena's favorite TV show was the 80's hit 'Moonlighting' which starred Bruce Willis and Cybil Shepard

Loved to shop at Wal-Mart and Pay Less Shoes.

She never refused to sign an autograph

Loved tacos from Jack In The Box when she was touring. In the early days, Jack In The Box was her family's favorite fast food restaurant

The Selena Foundation was established in May 1995 by Selena's family. The foundation is a charitable organization with its primary mission of helping children in crisis. The foundation is also involved with the needs of the poor, elderly, and other organizations with regards to improving equipment in local public schools.

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