Facts about Enrique Iglesias

Thursday, January 6, 2011

  • Enrique Iglesias was born on May 8, 1975.
  • Real name: Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler.
  • He is a famous Spanish pop music singer-songwriter.
  • In 1982, his mom sent him to live in Miami, with his father, Julio Iglesias.
  • Enrique has a sister named, Chabeli.
  • Parents: Julio Iglesias and Isabel Preysler.
  • Enrique Iglesias was born in Madrid, Spain.
  • Enrique started his musical career on Mexican label Fonovisa
  • Enrique Iglesias won a Latin Grammy in 2003 for best male pop album.
  • Iglesias won an American Music Award for favorite Latin Artist in 2003.
  • Enrique's favorite movie is Raiders of the Lost Ark.
  • His song " Por Amarte" was included in Televisa's telenovela Marisol.
  • On July 4, 2008 Iglesias became the first Western artist to play a concert in Syria in three decades when he performed for a sold-out crowd of 10,000 in the capital city of Damascus and in the same week performed on Live Earth.
  • Enrique Iglesias started dating tennis star Anna Kournikova in late 2001.