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Luis Miguel

Singer
Male
Born Apr 19, 1970
Age 46
Hometown San Juan
Religion Roman Catholic
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Nationality Mexican
Other Names Luismi
Eye Color Green

Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri is a Mexican singer. He is widely known only by the name Luis Miguel and is often referred to as "El Sol de México" (The Sun of Mexico) or simply "El Sol" (The Sun). Beginning his musical career in his childhood, Luis Miguel has won five Grammys and four Latin Grammys among other numerous awards. He is considered as one of the top male pop vocalists in the world nowadays.… Read More

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Luis Miguel.

CHILDHOOD

1970 Birth Born on April 19, 1970.

TEENAGE

1981 11 Years Old 1 More Event
His contributions to Latin pop music, along with his hermetic personal life, and showmanship on stage, has made him an icon for nearly his entire career, which started in Mexico in 1981. … Read More
1983 13 Years Old In 1983, he co-starred in the film Ya Nunca Más and in 1985, Fiebre de Amor with singer Lucero as his co-star.
1986 16 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1986, Luis Miguel gave his career a brief break, as his relationship with his father was souring due to alleged mismanagement, poor financial decisions and risking his earnings of his career.
1987 17 Years Old 1 More Event
Shortly after signing with Warner Records, in 1987, he fired his father and started to work with Juan Carlos Calderón.
1988 18 Years Old On November 25, 1988, Luis Miguel's second album Busca Una Mujer was released. … Read More
1989 19 Years Old Luis Miguel is the father of three children: Michelle Salas, born on June 13, 1989, from his relationship with Stephanie Salas; Miguel, born on January 1, 2007 and Daniel, born on December 18, 2008, both from his relationship with actress Aracely Arámbula. … Read More

TWENTIES

1990 20 Years Old 1 More Event
He also had a top-ten single Separados in early 1990, peaking at #8.
1991 - 1994 3 More Events
In 1997, Luis Miguel released his third album of the bolero series Romances, which earned him a World Music Award and another Grammy Award.
1999 29 Years Old In 1999, Luis Miguel released his ninth studio album Amarte Es Un Placer which, in 2000, earned him two Latin Grammys for being Best Album of the Year and Best Pop Album of the Year. … Read More

THIRTIES

2001 - 2003 2 More Events
2004 34 Years Old In 2004, Luis Miguel released his Mexico En La Piel. … Read More
2005 35 Years Old 1 More Event
He launched his Mexico En La Piel Tour in 2005. … Read More
On May 6, 2008, Luis Miguel released Cómplices, produced by him and written by Spanish composer Manuel Alejandro. … Read More

FORTIES

2010 40 Years Old 1 More Event
Luis Miguel released his self-titled studio album on September 14, 2010. … Read More
2012 42 Years Old On February 22, 2012, he sang at the Viña del Mar International Song Festival. … Read More
2013 43 Years Old Luis Miguel performed at the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival on August 31, 2013.
2014 44 Years Old On August, 2014, his latest single "Déjà Vu" was leaked on the web. … Read More
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