Sep. 1st, 1957
Gloria Estefan's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- Once worked as a translator for the U. S. Customs Service at Miami airport.
- (March 1990) Tour bus crash left her with a broken back.
- Ranked #81 on VH1's 100 Greatest Women of Rock N Roll
- In the 1950s, her father Jose Fajardo was a personal bodyguard to the first lady of Cuba, the wife of president 'Fulgencio Batista' (qv). Following 'Fidel Castro (I)' (qv)'s Revolution in 1959, Jose was captured in the futile 1962 Bay of Pigs invasion that sought to free Cuba from Communist rule. He was held prisoner until an exchange was arranged soon after by U.S. President 'John F. Kennedy' (qv).
- (Feb 24, 2002) Perfomed at The Olympics; this is her third time perfoming there.
- Bought a minority ownership stake in the Miami Dolphins with her husband (22 June 2009).
- She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.