Facts of Vicente Fernandez
|Full Name:||Vicente Fernandez|
|Age:||81 years 2 months|
|Birth Date:||February 17, 1940|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius|
|Birth Place:||Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico|
|Father's Name:||Ramón Fernández|
|Mother's Name:||Paula Gómez de Fernández|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Maria|
|Profession:||Film Actor, Film Producer, Singer|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Net Worth:||$50 million|
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Vicente Fernandez is a Mexican Singer & Film Actor, Film Producer, Songwriter, who works predominantly in Hollywood. He is the holder of so many awards which includes Grammy, Latin Grammy, and Lo Nuestro Awards.
- 1 What is Vincente Fernandez Famous For?
- 2 Vicente Fernandez: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
- 3 Did You Know?
- 4 All About Vicente Fernandez’s Career
- 5 Awards
- 6 Vicente Fernandez: Net Worth (2020)
- 7 Is Vicente Fernandez married? Wife, Children, Marriage
- 8 Vicente Fernandez: Height, Weight, Eye Color
- 9 Is Vicente Fernandez active on social media?
- 10 Trivia
What is Vincente Fernandez Famous For?
- Is a Mexican Singer, Actor, Producer, Songwriter
- Won Grammy and Latin Awards
Vicente Fernandez: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
Vicente Fernandez was born on February, 17, 1940 at Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico His father “Ramón Fernández” was a serviceman and worked in his ranch. His mother “Paula Gómez de Fernández” is a homemaker.
Because of the only child in the family, he grew up with love. His mom knew that he is fond of movies that,s why she took him to see the movies. Fernandez loves to watch the films of Pedro Infante. He joined a middle-high school in his hometown. But he studies till the 5th standard.
He was not interested in the studies. In 1949, Vicente starts singing. He used to sing at various festivals and school events. Because of the best singing skills, Guadalajara, a television station honored him with sponsorship.
Did You Know?
All About Vicente Fernandez’s Career
In the year 1966, he started to record his music. He signed an agreement with a music company named “CBS Records International” and started recording music. After that, he records his music with many famous sound companies like Sony Music Entertainment.
He also performed live stage shows and gained huge popularity. He performs live stage shows till 2016. In 1971, he started acting and work as an actor in so many movies like Tacos Al Carbón, Tu Camino y el Mio, Mí Querido Viejo, El Macho, Acorralado, etc.
In 1954 Fernandez won an amateur contest sponsored by a Guadalajara television station. It was his first break into performing and he began to play at local at clubs and gatherings. Around this time, however, Fernandez’s father lost the ranch and the family moved into the city of Tijuana. Fernandez, who had dropped out of school in the fifth grade, began working odd jobs in the city such as janitor, dishwasher, waiter–whatever he could find. All the while, he still held to his musical aspirations.
In 1960 Fernandez devoted himself to music full time. He went back to Guadalajara, where he performed in the streets for tips while also appearing occasionally on the television show La calandria musical. After a couple of years Fernandez tried his luck in Mexico City, where he found a job singing in a restaurant called El Amanacer Tapatio. When he wasn’t working he was auditioning for recording companies–and constantly being turned down. The time Fernandez spent in Mexico City was discouraging.
Vicente has contributed brilliantly to the music industry which helped him to receive 2 Grammy Awards, 8 Latin Grammy Awards, and 14 Lo Nuestro Awards accompanied by a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As a matter of fact, he has made up his way by selling 50 million copies all across the world. This has proved that Vicente is one of the optimum selling Mexican artists of all time. Recently, in the year 2016, he got retired from giving live performance.
Additionally, he has also won the Best Ranchero Album Award for the 3 consecutive years.
Vicente Fernandez: Net Worth (2020)
His net worth is estimated at $50 million but information about his salary and net worth is not available.
Is Vicente Fernandez married? Wife, Children, Marriage
In 1963, he left his life in Mexico City behind to marry a former neighbor Maria. The couple has 4 children together- 3 sons named Vicente, Jr., Alejandro and Gerardo, and a daughter named Alexandra. His younger son Vicente jr. is also a singer.
In the year 2012, he launched an album named “Los 2 Vicente’s” in which he sang duet songs with his son Vicente junior. He takes retirement from the live stage shows, but even now if he goes on the stage, he will set fire.
Vicente Fernandez: Height, Weight, Eye Color
He always wears the Sombrero (Mexican hat). Vicente Fernández stands tall at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.77 m). He follows a proper diet plan to keep his body fit and healthy. His weight is measured at around 90 kilograms (198 lbs). He always keeps a mustache. He has big brown eyes and white hair. There are no tattoos on his body.
He has around 2M followers on Instagram, around 1M followers on Twitter, and around followers on Facebook.
- He loves to spend with his family.
- Vicente Fernández does horse riding in his spare time.
- He loves to play guitar.
- Vicente always attaches motivational quotes on most of his social media images.