American singer and actress Jennifer Lopez stormed the music world throughout her career with chartbusting singles and albums like On the 6, J.Lo and This Is Me… Then. She has sold more than 75 million records worldwide. Her best known songs “Waiting for Tonight,” “If You Had My Love,” “Love Don’t Cost a Thing” and “Jenny from the Block.” In addition to singing, Jennifer has starred in several box office hits including Anaconda, Out of Sight and lent her voice to animated film series, Ice Age.
Jennifer Lynn Lopez
J.Lo, Lola, La Guitarra
Singer, Actress, Dancer, Fashion Designer, Television Personality
Birthday / Date of Birth
Jennifer Lopez was born on 24 July 1969, in The Bronx, New York, U.S.
She’s currently 49 years old.
New York City, New York, United States
Jennifer spent her entire academic career in Catholic schools, completing her schooling at all-girls Preston High School. During school days, she excelled in sports rather than academic and was national level athlete running track at the national level, She also competed in gymnastics and was a member of school’s softball team;
Later, she enrolled at the Baruch College for higher education but dropped out in her freshman year to pursue a career in acting.
- Father – David Lopez
- Mother – Guadalupe Rodriguez (Kindergarten Teacher)
- Siblings – Leslie Lopez (Older Sister) (Elementary School Music Teacher), Lynda Lopez (Younger Sister) (News Anchor)
- Ojani Noa (m. 1997; div. 1998)
- Cris Judd (m. 2001; div. 2003)
- Marc Anthony (m. 2004; div. 2014)
Jennifer lopez has been dating Dominican-American retired professional baseball player, Alex Rodríguez from early 2017.
Her previous relationship status include Canadian rapper and singer Drake, American dancer and actor Casper Smart, American actor Ben Affleck, and actor Sean Combs.
- In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- In centimeters – 165 cm
- In meters – 1.65 m
- In Kilograms – 63 kg
- In Pounds – 139 lbs
- Measurements – 37-27-38
- Bust – 37 inches
- Waist – 27 inhces
- Hip – 38 inches
- Bra Size – 34B
She wears a size 8.5 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 6 (US).
Jennifer released her debut album ‘On the 5’ on June 1, 1999 under Work Records in the United States. The album is a reference to the 6 subway line in New York City, which Lopez used to commute to work in Manhattan, which included 14 tracks. The song ‘On the Floor’ was one of the best selling singles of all time.
She has released eight studio albums, two compilation albums, one extended play, three box sets, and 63 singles. Lopez has sold over 75 million records worldwide. The albums are –
- On the 6 (1999)
- J.Lo (2001)
- This Is Me… Then (2002)
- Rebirth (2005)
- Como Ama una Mujer (2007)
- Brave (2007)
- Love? (2011)
- A.K.A. (2014)
- Por Primera Vez (2018)
Jennifer Lopez made her theatrical film debut with the 1986 American drama film, My Little Girl for role as Myra. The film was released in the U.S. in 1987.
Some of her notable films include Selena (1997), Anaconda (1997), Out of Sight (1998), The Wedding Planner (2001), Maid in Manhattan (2002), among others.
Her first landing role was a Fly Girl in the Sketch comedy television series, In Living Color in 1993.
Jennifer has been affiliated with several brands like L’Oreal. Jennifer Lopez, in 2001, launched her brand line entitled ‘JLo’. The brand line includes Clothes, Eyewear, Swimwear, Accessories, Jewellery, Hats, Scarves, Handbags, Watches, Decorative Pillows, and Perfumes. Andy Hilfiger and Larry Stemmerman’s investment group backed up the brand.
Jennifer Lopez Favorites
- Favorite Food – Fried Chicken Cutlets
- Favorite Color – Aqua Blue
- Favorite Perfume – Pheromone and Barney’s Route Du The
- Favorite Charities – American Red Cross, Gloria Wise Boys and Girls Club, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
Jennifer Lopez Net worth
Her net worth is estimated to be $380 million US dollars with an annual earning of $40 million Us dollars.
She owns several house in the US including the Hidden Hills estate ($10 million) in the Los Angeles county of California, lavish long Island mansion ($2.1 million), and the exquisite Hamptons home ($19 million) in new Bridgehampton. She owns Rolls Royce Ghost – ($289,250) and Aston Martin DB7 – ($150,000).
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Jennifer Lopez Facts
She took singing and dancing lessons when she was 5 years old.
She is considered an Icon of Popular Culture.
Jennifer worked as a backup dancer with the boyband New Kids on the Block.
Lopez became a judge on American Idol in season 11 in 2011.
With the release of her second album titled J.Lo and film The Wedding planner, Lopez beamce the first person in history to have a number one album and film in the same week.
Lopez voiced for the character Shira in the Ice Age film series.
She is widely recognized for her attractive and callipygian figure developing an image as a sex symbol and “one of the most desirable women on the planet”.
The media often draw comparisons between Lopez and actress Elizabeth Taylor, due to her numerous failed relationships.
Her 2002 remix album, J to tha L–O! The Remixes, became the first in history to debut at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200.
In 2010, Lopez was honored by the World Music Awards with the Legend Award for her contribution to the arts.
In 2012, Forbes ranked her as the most powerful celebrity in the world, as well as the 38th most powerful woman in the world.
In 2013, she was presented with the prestigious landmark 2,500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her musical contributions, and Univision presented her with the World Icon Award in its Premios Juventud.
In 2014, she became the first female recipient of the Billboard Icon Award.
Billboard magazine ranked her as the ninth greatest dance club artist of all time in 2016.
In 2017, she was awarded the Telemundo Star Award.
She is the first Latin actress to be paid 9 million dollars for a movie.