Hispanic Heritage Month

Sue McKenna, Due 9/30/2014

Jennfier lopez is a singer, dancer, actress and American Idol judge.

Jennifer Lopez was born on July 24, 1969 in the Bronx in New York. Her Hispanic heritage is from Puerto Rico. Throughout her life she has been an actress, a dancer and a judge on the popular TV show American Idol.


Jennifer Lopez went to 12 years of Catholic school and then attended Baruch College in New York City, New York. She worked in a law firm before breaking into the entertainment industry as a "fly girl" on the TV show "In Living Color" in 1990. Her career took off after she portrayed the deceased singer Tejana singer, Selena Quintanilla in the 1997 movie Selena.

She went on to appear in 30 movies, released 7 albums, and has appeared on countless TV shows. She spent two seasons on American Idol as a judge and both fans and contestants loved her!

Jennifer was once engaged to actor Ben Affleck. She has dated Sean, "Puff Daddy", and "P.Diddy" Combs. She divorced her third husband, singer Marc Anthony. They have twins, Max and Emme born on February 22, 2008. She recently split up from back up dancer boyfriend Casper.

Some of her acheivements are shown below

Sites I Used to Get My Information

Works Cited

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