Gloria Estefan is a Cuban-born American singer, songwriter, actress and entrepreneur who was the lead vocalist of the band “The Miami Sound Machine.” Gloria is in the top 100 best selling music artists, and has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide. Her best known hits include “Don’t Wanna Lose You,” “Rhythm Is Gonna Get You,” “Words Get in the Way,” “Oye mi Canto,” “Conga,” “Here We Are,” “Cuts Both Ways,” and “Anything for You.” She has won multiple Grammy Awards, including one for Best Tropical Latin Album in 1993 for Mi Tierra. Born Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García on September 1, 1957 in Havana, Cuba, to Gloria and Jose Fajardo, her family moved to Miami, Florida, after the Cuban Revolution. She was raised as a Catholic and studied at the St. Michael-Archangel School and later attended Our Lady of Lourdes Academy in Miami. She has been married to Emilio Estefan Jr. since September 2, 1978. They have two children, Nayib Estefan and Emily Marie Consuelo.
Gloria Estefan Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 1 September 1957
Birth Place: Havana, Cuba
Birth Name: Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García
Nickname: Gloria Estefan
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Businesswoman
Race/Ethnicity: Cuban, Spanish
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Light Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Gloria Estefan Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 121 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 55 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 2″
Height in Meters: 1.57 m
Body Build/Type: Average
Body Measurements: 34-25-33 in (86-64-84 cm)
Breast Size: 34 inches (86 cm)
Waist Size: 25 inches (64 cm)
Hips Size: 33 inches (84 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 34B
Feet/Shoe Size: 6.5 (US)
Dress Size: 4 (US)
Gloria Estefan Family Details:
Father: Jose Fajardo
Mother: Gloria Fajardo
Spouse/Husband: Emilio Estefan (m. 1978)
Children: Nayib Estefan (Son) (born on 2 Sept 1980), Emily Marie Consuelo (Daughter) (born on 5 Dec 1994)
Grandchild: Sasha Argento Estefan Coppola
Siblings: Becky Garcia (Sister)
Others: Lili Estefan (Niece)
Gloria Estefan Education:
Our Lady of Lourdes Academy
St. Michael-Archangel School
University of Miami
Gloria Estefan Facts:
*She was named after her mother, Gloria Fajardo .
*She is known as the “Queen Of Latin Pop”.
*She sings in both English and Spanish.
*She met her future husband, keyboardist Emilio Estefan in 1975.
*She was a member of Miami Sound Machine in the 1980s.
*She was ranked #81 on VH1’s 100 Greatest Women of Rock N Roll.
*She used to work as a translator for the U. S. Customs Service at Miami airport while in college.
*Follow her on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.