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Selena

Latin singer

Born on April 16, 1971.
Died at the age of 23 on March 31, 1995.
Cause of Death: Shot dead by the president of her fan club.

Selena
She has been dead for 29 years.
If she were still alive today, she would be 52 years old.

People who died in 1995.
Famous people who were murdered.

Which generation did Selena belong to?

Selena was a part of the Generation X demographic cohort.


"So she wasn't a boomer?!"

Selena was not a boomer. The boomer generation ended in 1964, whereas she was born 7 years later in 1971.

What was her real name?

Her real name was Selena Quintanilla-Pérez.

What was she known for?

She was a popular American singer who performed Tejano and Mexican cumbia music.

What was she also known as?

Her nickname / alias was: "The Queen of Tejano music"

Which star sign was Selena?

She had the star sign Aries.

Life Path Number

Her Life Path Number was 2.

How tall was she?

Selena was around 5 ft 5 inches tall. In centimeters, her height was 165 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that she was slightly taller than the average American female. However, she was not tall by conventional standards.

See also: Celebrities who are 5 ft 5 inches.

How old would Selena be now?

If she were still alive today, she would be 52 years old.

That means that she'd be roughly the same age as the following people:

Nathan Fillion

Nathan Fillion

Actor
Born on March 27, 1971
Star Sign: Aries

Ewan McGregor

Ewan McGregor

Actor
Born on March 31, 1971
Star Sign: Aries

Shannen Doherty

Shannen Doherty

Actress
Born on April 12, 1971
Star Sign: Aries

David Tennant

David Tennant

Scottish actor
Born on April 18, 1971
Star Sign: Aries

How many years ago did she die?

She died 29 years and 15 days ago.

What day of the week was she born on?

She was born on a Friday.

What day of the week did she die on?

She died on a Friday.

How long ago did Selena die?

She died in March 1995, which was over 29 years ago. Two decades have passed since her death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A child who was born on the day of her death has grown up, finished school, and started a family by now.
  • Since Selena's death in 1995, roughly seven FIFA World Cups and eight US presidential elections have taken place.
  • She died before the first PlayStation video game console was released.
  • Since her death, the United States has had four new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had seven new prime ministers.
  • Because she died in 1995, it means that she probably never heard of famous names such as Beyonce, the Backstreet Boys, the Spice Girls, Tiger Woods, J. K. Rowling, and Britney Spears.
  • She did not live long enough to see the film Toy Story.

Other people who died around March 31, 1995

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Selena.

Fred West

Fred West

English serial killer Deceased
Died on Jan 1, 1995, at the age of 53.
Star Sign: Libra

Richey Edwards

Richey Edwards

Musician Deceased
Died on Feb 1, 1995, at the age of 27.
Star Sign: Capricorn

Eazy E

Eazy E

Rapper Deceased
Died on Mar 26, 1995, at the age of 30.
Star Sign: Virgo

Bob Ross

Bob Ross

American painter Deceased
Died on Jul 4, 1995, at the age of 52.
Star Sign: Scorpio

People who are the same height as Selena

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as her.

Pat Nixon

Pat Nixon

First Lady of the United States Deceased
Born on March 16, 1912
Height: 1.65m / 5 ft 5 inches

Aida Turturro

Aida Turturro

Actress
Born on September 25, 1962
Height: 1.65m / 5 ft 5 inches

People who are taller than her

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than her.

Pablo Escobar

Pablo Escobar

Colombian drug lord Deceased
Born on December 1, 1949
Height: 1.67m / 5 ft 6 inches

William Daniels

William Daniels

Actor
Born on March 31, 1927
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Cee Lo Green

Cee Lo Green

Singer
Born on May 30, 1974
Height: 1.69m / 5 ft 7 inches

People who are shorter than her

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than her.

Malcolm Young

Malcolm Young

Guitarist Deceased
Born on January 6, 1953
Height: 1.60m / 5 ft 3 inches

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Composer Deceased
Born on January 27, 1756
Height: 1.63m / 5 ft 4 inches

Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez

Singer / Actress
Born on July 24, 1969
Height: 1.64m / 5 ft 5 inches

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