Vicente Fernández

World Music Singer

Birthday February 17, 1940

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace Guadalajara, Mexico

DEATH DATE Dec 12, 2021 (81)

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Singer, actor, and movie producer whose career has spanned more than fifty years and resulted in seven Latin Grammy Awards.

Before Fame

He first picked up a guitar when he was eight years old. He released his first album, entitled La Voz Que Usted Esperaba, in 1967.


He released Los 2 Vicentes, a duet album with his son Vincente Fernandez Jr., in 2012.

Family Life

He married María del Refugio Abarca Villaseñor in 1963. He has four children named Alejandra, Alejandro, Gerardo, and Vicente.

Associated With

He is the father of successful Latin artist Alejandro Fernandez.