Abraham Quintanilla Bio, Age, Parents, Education, Wife, Net worth

Quick Facts of Abraham Quintanilla

Net Worth$10 million
SalaryNot Known
Height5 ft 10 in
Date of Birth20 February, 1939
ProfessionMusicians

Abraham Quintanilla Jr is a famous and renowned American singer, producer, and songwriter. He is mostly known as the father of late Selena Quintanilla who is a Tejano singer.

Abraham’s passion for music rose at a very young age. Later he joined the famous music group named Los Dinos (“The Guys”) in 1950. He recorded a number of songs as a band member as well as for his late daughter Selena.

The most successful song of the band was Give Me One Chance. The song sold more than 150,000 copies. At the time of its release, Abraham was in South Texas, United States.

Abraham Quintanilla’s Personal Life

Abraham Quintanilla was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, the United States of America on February 20, 1939. He is just 83 years old and his birthday was just a couple of months back at the time of writing this article. Meanwhile, his Zodiac sign is Pisces.

Abraham has 6 siblings in his family and he is one of the youngest in the family. He is moreover a family guy rather than calling him anything else. He is usually seen with his family.

Talking about his religion Abraham until the age of 14 was a member of the catholic church. Later, with time When he turned started to follow Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Since then Abraham has been a constant follower of it without any hesitation. He is a very secretive and private kind of person and doesn’t share much of his personal information.

Abraham Quintanilla’s Professional Career

Abraham Quintanilla started his professional career as a musician during his early days. Meanwhile, his passion for music took him to become a musician Just at the age of 18. He published his first song back in 1975 at the age of 36.

Abraham with his great talent and capabilities has been able to establish his name in the field of music and entertainment. Firstly, Abraham joined the band at Roy Miller High School. He then released his first song named So Hard to Tell back in 1959.

Finally, he joined a famous band Los Dinos which turned out to be a successful choice after all. He was recognized as one of the key members of the band. Meanwhile, he later joined the military and served the United States of America in 1961.

Abraham and his wife Marcella Samora met while they both were stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, in Tacoma, Washington, United States.

However, in a few years’ time in1963, Abraham and Samora both got married and continued their relationship which was a very successful one in the musical industry.

Where is Abraham Quintanilla now?

He is currently doing charity work in the name of his lost daughter Selena Foundation. Meanwhile, he is still producing music and doing more charity work.

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Abraham Quintanilla’s Net Worth

Abraham Quintanilla’s net worth as of 2022 is more than 10 million dollars including all his assets. His enormous net worth includes the salary that he earned from his musical career where he produced a number of songs and music which did pay him off.

He was part of the music industry and entertainment field for 65 long years. All these years of exceptional handwork helped him earn himself a name and fame. Whereas, his later daughter Selena is another famous musician who followed in her father’s footsteps.

She has a net worth of more than 5 million dollars at the time of her death.

What band did Abraham Quintanilla play in?

He started and formed a family band named Los Dinos. His daughter Selena was also a part of the band during her musical career.

Abraham Quintanilla’s Social Media Handle

Abraham Quintanilla isn’t active and available on any kinds of social media platforms. Meanwhile, he has kept his appearance very minimal at the moment. Singer Abraham is already in his later age and isn’t that familiar with social media platforms.

Even though he is a famous musician and a celebrity. He doesn’t feel comfortable making an appearance on any kind of social media platform.

Meanwhile, his son A.B. Quintanilla III is very active on his Instagram. His Instagram @abquintanilla3 has 599k followers with over 3622 posts.

Abraham Quintanilla’s Love Life and Relationship

Abraham Quintanilla isn’t single and is a married man. He is currently married to a former military Marcella Ofelia Quintanilla Somera.

Meanwhile, they got married in 1963 and have stayed together with each other for 59 long years.  They even have 3 children together Suzette Quintanilla, A.B. Quintanilla III, and Selena.

His youngest daughter Selena passed away at the age of 21 yet left an important legacy in the field of music. She was murdered by her own best friend and her social media fan’s president.

Whereas his other two children Suzette Quintanilla and A.B. Quintanilla III are renowned singers and song producers. Netflix even aired and released a miniseries after his late daughter Selena: The Series.

Where is Abraham Quintanilla’s House?

Abraham Quintanilla even owns a luxurious house in Corpus, Texas.

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