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4/16/1971, Lake Jackson, TX



Birth Name

Selena Peréz Quintanilla


Also Known As

Selena Pérez, Selena Quintanilla Perez
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Selena was born in Lake Jackson, Texas, a suburb of Houston, to Abraham and Marcela Quintanilla. Abraham opened a Mexican resturant 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…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • She DEFINITLY didn't Deserve to die!

    Selena was a beautiful,blessed,Talented, and Kind Singer. If she was still alive, I bet she would be even MORE Famous than in the 80s and 90s! I really don't like Yolanda for killing her! It really steamed me! But Selena is in Heaven now, Just like Aaliyah,Elvis, and Steve Iriwin. R.I.P Selena We all love you! You were the perfect role model for everyone and holly wood. And Yolanda will die a thousand deaths for killing a Beautiful and blessed angel like you! once again, Rest in peace. Our blessed angel That God gave to us and took her back to his kingdom in heaven.moreless
  • Selena is a beautiful talented singer that died because she was shot by Yolanda Saldívar, the president of Selena's fanclub and the manager of her boutiques.

    Selena is a beautiful talented girl who her life was torn away. Her father was very strict when it came to boys and forced Selena and her brother and sister to be in a band. Selena had to learn Spanish so that she could sing Spanish songs like her father wanted her to. Selena Died March 31, 1995 on Corpus Christi, Texas, USA. She was killed by Yolanda Saldívar, the president of Selena's fan club and the manager of her boutiques. Yolanda Saldívar shot Selena in the back and so Selena went to the hospital in an ambulance. Selena died by loss of blood. When Selena died I had the chicken pox.moreless