Interesting Biography Facts
Jennifer Lynn Lopez
July 24, 1969
Bronx, New York, USA
Preston High School
Jennifer Lopez family members
Leslie Lopez (older sister), Lynda Lopez (younger sister)
Is Jennifer Lopez a lesbian/bisexual?
What is Jennifer Lopez marital status?
Who is Jennifer Lopez husband?
Alex Rodríguez (boyfriend since 2017)
How many children does she have?
2 (Emme Maribel Muñiz; Maximilian David Muñiz)
Jennifer Lopez husband
Alex Rodríguez (boyfriend since 2017)
Date of birth: July 27, 1975
Jennifer Lopez doesn’t leave any single chance to haters. In her 49 she looks and works even better, than in her younger days. The singer and actress tried her hand as American Idol judge, played the main role in the crime series “Shades of Blue” and started her own show in Las Vegas.
But the hot star entertains her fans not just with her new project, but also with her hot looks and new love affairs. Since February, 2017 JLo opened a new page in her life. She started dating the baseball star Alex Rodríguez.
The couple met in LA, when the singer was having dinner and occasionally noticed Mr. Rodríguez, who was passing by the restaurant. She greeted him, they started talking and then exchanged phone numbers. Now two stars make paparazzi happy with numerous sweet romantic moments between them.
Alex Rodríguez’s dating history is not shorter, than Jennifer’s. He was in relationships with Kate Hudson (Kurt Russell stepdaughter), Cameron Diaz and Torrie Wilson. He was previously married to Cynthia Scurtis and fathered two daughters with her.
“When I played for Yankees and my team won the Super Bowl, I thought that I was very cool. But nobody notices me, when I am walking with Jennifer Lopez”, Rodriguez told in his interview to Jimmy Fallon.
In fact, his career is not less successful than Jennifer’s. A baseball star, which was born in New York, is known under the nickname “A-Rod”. During the years of his career he earned more than $250 million. His real name is Alex Emmanuel Rodríguez.
He made his first MLB appearance at the age of 18. Two years later he has already signed his first deal and started to play as a shortstop for Seattle Mariners.
In 1996 his batting average reached 0.358, the highest rate for right-handed player since the times of Joe DiMaggio. In 2000 his talent and charisma made him one of the best players in the world. He signed $252 million deal with “Texas Rangers”. For his skilful play the athlete got his first MVP award. In 2004 New York Yankees traded him.
Alex Rodríguez retired from baseball in early 2017. Till now he remains one of the brightest players in baseball history. He seems terribly in love with Jennifer Lopez and has already introduced the star to his daughters.
Ojani Noa (ex-husband; married in 1997-1998)
Date of birth: June 11, 1974
Nowadays Ojani Noa’s name is mentioned only in connection with his ex-wife Jennifer Lopez. But when they met for the first time in middle 1990s he was an aspiring young actor and model.
Ojani was born in Cuba. Spanish is his first language, and till now his English is quite poor. He met a beautiful young singer Jennifer Lopez in a Cuban restaurant in Miami, where he worked as a waiter. They fell in love and married on February 22, 1997.
Their love story turned to be too short. In a couple of months Jen filed for divorce, which was finalized on January 1, 1998.
According to Noa’s interview, he put his career on pause to help Lopez develop her career of a performer. He served as her personal bodyguard and trainer. After their divorce JLo’s mom called him “a gold digger”, which really hurt the man.
Even after their divorce Jen cared about Ojani. She appointed him as the manager of her Pasadena restaurant. But they had a conflict again in late 2000s, when he decided to sell tapes, where J-Lo featured. Then Lopez hired lawyers and judged Noa. Thus, his tapes have never been published, although the man insists, “they were not pornographic”.
In addition to his battles with Jennifer, Noa is busy with his career of a record producer and actor. Among his most popular screen works there are films “Rappin-n-Rhyming”, “Eye See Me” and some others.
Cris Judd (ex-husband; married in 2001-2003)
Date of birth: August 15, 1969
It’s hard to tell, why this beautiful couple separated, because they fit each other so much! In his interview to US Weekly Cris Judd explained, that he got tired from publicity, which was around their couple. “Our wedding resembled a circus. People tried to climb the high hence just to make a pic of us. We couldn’t enjoy our special day fully!” the ex-husband told.
Cris Judd and Jennifer Lopez met in early 2000s, when the singer filmed the video to her song “Love Do not Cost a Thing”. Judd was hired as an actor to the video. He started dating Jen, and soon they tied a knot. But after a year and a half their marriage collapsed. Each of them followed his own way. Cristan Lee Judd continued his career of an actor and choreographer. Jen’s ex was in love with dancing since his childhood.
He was born in the family of Violeta and Larry Judd in Abilene, Texas. His dad served in Air Force. Later Judd family moved to Florida. Cris liked that place, where he developed his skills of an athlete, practicing golf and surfing. He even considered golf as a career, but later changed his mind and went to college.
At the age of 21 Judd understood, that dancing was his cup of tea. He danced alongside Michael Jackson at MTV Video Music Awards in 1995. Later Jackson hired him as a lead dancer to his “HIStory World Tour”. Later he collaborated as a dancer with many popular artists, like Celine Dion, Enrique Iglesias and others. In 2009 he danced at MTV Music Awards again to honor the memory of late Michael Jackson.
In addition to dancing, Cris Judd tried his hand as an actor. He was a host of reality series “Dirty Dancing”, starred in the sitcom “Unfabulous” and judged the participants at Lifetime show “Your Mama Don’t Dance”.
In 2009 he made the second attempt to create happy family. He tied a knot with Kelly Wolf and welcomed a daughter Vivienne with her.
Marc Anthony (ex-husband; married in 2004-2014)
Date of birth: September 16, 1969
Jennifer Lopez started dating a musician, salsa dancer and composer Marc Anthony. In fact, they met much earlier their wedding and at first they were just friends. Previously Marc was married twice –respectively to an actress Maria Von Ritchie Lopez and to ex-Miss Universe Dayanara Torres, but he divorced her a week before his marriage to Jen. With Dayanara he fathered two sons. The singer also has a daughter Ariana with his ex-girlfriend Debbie Rosado.
His love with Jen seemed endless. The couple worked and lived together, shared numerous romantic moments at red-carpet events and even gave a birth to twins Emme and Maximilian.
But in 2014 they divorced after three years of problems and endless attempts to save their marriage. Later Lopez opened up, that she got tired from Marc’s jealousy. But “I need to know” singer seems to be still in love with his popular ex. His fourth wife, a model Shannon De Lima, was named in press “Jennifer Lopez copy”. Marc and Shannon divorced in 2017 after his public kiss with mother of his kids J-LO. Monster-in-Law star really seems to be the main love in his life! And his life can hardly be called ordinary!
Marco Antonio Muñiz was born in New York City in 1969. His father, Felipe Muñiz, was a musician. It was he, who taught his son to understand music and play various musical instruments. At first he performed as an amateur singer with his sister Yolanda Muñiz. Later he became a professional backup singer and then made a debut as a solo performer.
Marc Anthony debuted with a song “Rebel”, which brought him initial kudos. He cemented his success, performing in New York night clubs and enlarging his fan base. He presented his first solo album “When the Night is Over”, which became moderately successful. The singer awoke popular after the release of his self-titled album in 1999, which gained platinum status.
As for now, Marc boasts with 12 successful studio albums, occasional screen roles (like in Tony Scott “Man on Fire”) and the status of a father of Jennifer Lopez kids.
Jennifer Lopez kids
Emme Maribel Muñiz (twin; daughter with Marc Anthony)
Date of birth: February 22, 2008
At Savannah Guthrie show Jennifer Lopez confessed that at some point of her life she was afraid, she would never become a mother. That why she felt really happy, when finally was blessed with two kids. She gave a birth to her first kids (and fourth and fifth for Anthony) on Friday morning in a prestigious Long Island clinic. Emme was born the first and weighed 5 lbs. 7 oz.
Now she is a good-looking 10-year-old girl, whom fans call “JLo’s little copy”. She is a constant hero of her mother’s Instagram stories. As well as her twin brother Max is.
Maximilian David Muñiz (twin; son with Marc Anthony)
Date of birth: February 22, 2008
Maximilian David was born ten minutes later than his sister. He weighed little more – 6 lbs. His (and Emme’s) pics were published in People magazine soon after their birth. His parents got $6 million for selling twins’ pics to the magazine.
Now Max is a primary school pupil. He likes his popular mother and even teaches her to look more modest on the stage. According to JLo words, he advised her once “to wear trousers during performances”.
As the fans say, Max looks exactly like his talented father.
Who are Jennifer Lopez parents?
David Lopez (father)
Jennifer Lopez’s mother and sisters are frequent guests at red-carpet events, where they usually come with their famous relative. But her father rarely accompanies his famous daughter. “It’s because he is so shy!” the singer says.
David Lopez comes from Puerto Rico. Later he moved to United States, where got acquainted with Guadalupe Rodriguez. They gave a birth to three beautiful daughters. One of them – Jennifer – became popular all over the world. To help his daughter Jen develop her talent of a performer, he worked days and nights as a computer specialist. Thus, he paid for his daughter’s ballet and music lessons.
JLo tells her father is the best person in the world for her. She loves and respects him in spite of the fact that the men spent thousands of dollars for Scientology church. He has been practicing this religion for more than 30 years.
Guadalupe Rodriguez (mother)
JLo tells, that her parents taught her to work hard. Now that is the thing she wants to explain to her kids – it doesn’t matter, what you are going to do, you just need to be a hard worker.
Her mother sold plastic containers of the famous company Tupperware and in addition, worked as a kindergarten teacher. She wanted her daughter Jen to go to college, but the girl decided to quit her studying and start career of a dancer and singer. They quarreled, and the future star spent a couple of nights, sleeping on the sofa in her dancing studio. Later two ladies reconciled.
Now Jennifer and her mother are big friends.
Jennifer Lopez siblings
Leslie Lopez (older sister)
Jen is the middle child in her family. She tells that she is in good terms with both her sisters. Leslie, her older sister, doesn’t like to stay in the limelight. Like Jen, she is a good singer and even performed in opera. Now the woman is not working, she is a housewife.
Lynda Lopez (younger sister)
Date of birth: June 14, 1971
Although Lynda’s fame can’t be compared to that one of JLO, she is a kind of celebrity too. The woman is a popular American journalist.
She grew up in South Bronx, NY and was educated at Preston High School. Then she studied communications in Long Island University.
The woman started her career as a radio journalist; she worked at such stations as WBAB and WPTY. In early 2000s Lopez Jr started her career of TV. She worked as VJ at VH1 channel. Once she even interviewed her sister Jen, when her career was just at the initial stage.
Later Lynda worked as News co-anchor at News Corp channel. She also hosted a popular morning show “Good Day New York”.
Lynda joins active career with personal life. She used to date a TV personality Chris Booker, but later they separated. In 2008 the journalist welcomed a daughter with a boyfriend Adam Goldfried.