Her husbands name is chris
Her favorite drink is coke.
Loved tobogganing, parasailing, and motorcycle riding.
Her first car, a BMW, was stolen and dumped into the ocean.
She is buried at the Seaside Memorial Park next to a Mesquite tree.
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.
Her funeral took place on April 3, 1995 at the Memorial Coliseum, a day after it would have been her third anniversary of her marriage to Chris.
She was in the process of building a new home containing 10 bedrooms to be located in the lush "King Estates" south of Corpus Christi, overlooking Oso Creek near Corpus Christi Botanic Garden.
She Took college correspondance courses at Pacific Western University in California.
While growing up, she had a chicken named April.
She likes white roses.
Yolanda Saldivar, her murderer, always maintained the shooting was accidental. Nevertheless on October 23, 1995 she was found guilty of first- degree murder and sentenced to life in prison.
She was known as the 'Queen of Tejano Music.'
Favorite lip color was the now discontinued "Brick" from Chanel.
Had 5 dogs: a husky, a black pomeranian named Pebbles, two mastiffs named Winny and Taylor, and two miniature pinchers named Julia and Andre. She also shared a pet snake with Chris.
Her primary language was English, but later learned Spanish.
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.
She weighed 5 1bs. and 10 1/2oz. at birth.
Before her death, Selena and Chris were planning to renew their vows on their 5th anniversary since they didn't have a real wedding.
She took correspondence classes at American School in Chicago. Graduated with a GED.
She was born in Freeport Community Hospital in Brazosport, Texas.
Her marriage took place in Nueces County Court where they were married by the Justice of Peace, Ben Ciarza Jr.
She liked to eat at Pizza Hut. She would usually ordered double pepperoni pizza.
She was working on her first English album at the time she was killed. She was due in the studio the day of the murder.
She had two boutiques, one in San Antonio and one in Corpus Christi.
She designed her own clothes.
Her favorite color was purple.
She lived next door to her parents.
She drove a red porsche.
Her nicknames are Preciosa, Sel, Queen of Tejano, Buffy, and La Reina de Tex-Mex.
On March 31, 1995 Selena was murdered by Yolanda Saldivar, her friend and president of her fan club.
Her 1995 Album, Dreaming Of You, went 4x's Platinum.
Weighed 120 lbs.
Once vacationed in Jamaica with Chris.
Selena weighed 120 lbs.
Selena: Although my Spanish is a little weak, I feel that I am Mexican and I'm proud of my roots.
Selena: The impossible is possible.
Selena: Stay in school, don't drink, don't do drugs, stay chaste, live good, and go to church.