|Real Name/Full Name||Gloria Estefan|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Gloria Estefan|
|Birth Place:||Havana, Cuba|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||1 September 1957|
|Age/How Old:||65 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 155 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 1″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 55 Kg
In Pounds – 121 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Jose Fajardo
Mother –Fulgencio Batista
|Siblings:||Becky Garcia (Sister)|
|School:||St. Michael-Archangel School
Our Lady of Lourdes Academi
|College:||University of Miami|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Emilio Estefan|
|Kids/Children Name:||Nayib Estefan, and Emily Estefan|
|Profession:||Singer, Actor, Businesswoman|
|Net Worth:||$550 Million|
|Last Updated:||December 2022|
Gloria Estefan is a famous Cuban businesswoman, singer, and actor. Having optimally making into the use of her skills, Gloria Estefan has earned millions of dollars for her net worth. To further make her outstanding in her acting and singing career is the fact that Gloria Estefan is multilingual and is fluent in at least 4 international languages. Gloria Estefan owns several hotels and restaurants in Cuba. Besides, Gloria Estefan is married and has two children.
Well, how well do you know about Gloria Estefan? If not much, here is what we know about Gloria Estefan to date.
Biography and Early Life
Gloria Estefan was born on 1st September 1957 in Havana, Cuba, and was named Gloria Fajardo. She obtained her name Gloria Estefan after she got married. His father, Jose Fajardo, was a Cuban soldier. His mother, Fulgencio Batista, was a teacher and a Cuban dictator. Gloria Estefan’s family ancestral background has a mixed ethnicity, including Portuguese, Spanish, French, and Italian. Becky Garcia is Gloria Estefan’s sister.
Gloria Estefan’s parents migrated to America. Having stayed in America for years, Gloria Estefan is sometimes referred to as a Cuban-American citizen. At an early age, Gloria Estefan developed an interest in acting and singing. She got full support from her family.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Gloria Estefan in 2022 and what is her height and weight? Well, Gloria Estefan’s age is 65 years old as of today’s date 5th December 2022 having been born on 1 September 1957. Though, she is 5′ 1″ in feet and inches and 155 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Black and hair color is Black.
Gloria Estefan was enrolled at St. Michael-Archangel School. She later joined Our Lady of Lourdes Academy in Miami, where she graduated. Later, Gloria Estefan joined the University of Miami to pursue a B.A. in Psychology. She also did a French Literature minor course.
Being fluent in diverse languages, Gloria Estefan became a popular translator in school for languages such as English, French, and Spanish.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Gloria Estefan is a hardworking and intelligent woman. With a natural talent for easy mastery of languages, Gloria Estefan has mastered more than 3 international languages that made her easily get translator jobs while in college. Besides, other than enjoying singing, Gloria Estefan loves acting. Furthermore, Gloria Estefan owns several restaurants and hotels across Cuba.
Gloria Estefan has a well-balanced lifestyle. She engaged in a love relationship with her boyfriend, Emilio Estefan, that resulted in marriage. The couples are blessed with two children, a son named Nayib Estefan and a daughter named Emily Estefan. Furthermore, Gloria Estefan has generated thousands to millions of following from her social media platforms.
Is Gloria Estefan Lesbian?
Gloria Estefan is neither gay nor bisexual. Gloria Estefan is straight. She has engaged in a love relationship with an opposite-sex gender that led to marriage. Gloria Estefan is married to Emilio, with whom they have two children of their own. Thus, Gloria Estefan is neither gay nor lesbian.
Gloria Estefan is an actor, a businesswoman, and a singer. As an actor, Gloria Estefan has acted in several movies. For instance, she acted as Isabel Vazquez in the film ‘Music of the Heart,’ where she played a major role. Other movies she acted as a minor character including but not limited to ‘Glee, Blue’s Cluse, One Day at a Time, and Frasier.’
Furthermore, Gloria Estefan is a businesswoman. Gloria Estefan has partnered with her husband to run restaurant businesses in Cuba. In fact, the couple owns several restaurants, some of which include; Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Disney Springs, and Bangos Cuba Café. Besides, the hotels owned by Gloria Estefan include; The Cardozo and Costa d’Este.
Also, Gloria Estefan is a singer. Gloria Estefan’s singing career began when she joined the ‘Miami Sound Machine Band’ and assumed the role of a lead vocalist. The band released their first album’ Live Again/Renacer’. However, their popularity was enhanced when the albums ‘Let It Loose’ and ‘Eyes of Innocence’ were released.
Having gained sufficient experience as a singer and songwriter in the band, Gloria Estefan began her career as a solo artist in 1989. Gloria Estefan’s ‘Cut Both Ways’ album that was released in 1989 was a hit. In fact, in the U.S. Billboard, Gloria Estefan’s album was ranked position 8. Among the U.K. Albums, her album featured as number 1.
Other most featured albums of Gloria Estefan include but are not limited to ‘Into the Light, Unwrapped, Christmass ThROUGH Your Eyes, Cuando Hay Amor, Gloria, 90 Millas, Miss Little Havana, and The Standard’. To further enhance her creativity, Gloria Estefan released the album’ Brazil305′ that was the first of her bilingual albums she has produced. Her albums were a hit, and most of them featured in the U.S. Billboards for varying positions.
- 2012, Gloria Estefan was nominated for the ALMA Award.
- Gloria Estefan has won four Grammy Awards for Best Tropical Latin Album.
- In 1993, she won the American Music Awards.
- Gloria Estefan’s album ‘Cut Both Ways’ won the Platinum certification.
- Cuando Hay Amor album won the 1strank in the Tropical Digital Sales for the U.S. Billboard.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Gloria Estefan in 2022
As of 2022, Gloria Estefan’s net worth is estimated to be $550 million. Her earnings are a collection of earnings from her diverse income-generating activities. Besides, having won several awards has significantly boosted her overall net worth.
Her main source of income is the various hotels and restaurants that are successfully running in Cuba. However, other sources of income are from her acting and singing career. Gloria Estefan’s income generated from her singing profession is estimated to be about $21K-$208K. Her acting profession earns her about $21K-$215K.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Her albums are ranked among the top 100 best-selling albums in the world.
Gloria Estefan is an outstanding female celebrity. Apart from singing and acting, she is a successful businesswoman who has positively contribute to the Cuban economy. She owns several food outlets. Besides, Gloria Estefan is happily married and has two children.