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Carmen Salinas Biography, Age, Family, Education, Career, Net Worth, Marriage
Who is Carmen Salinas?
Carmen Salinas Lozano is a very famous Mexican actress and politician associated with the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI).
Carmen Salinas Career
Salinas made her television breakout in 1964 under director Ernesto Alonso. She appeared in shows which include La vecindad, La Frontera (The Border), and El Chofer (The Chauffeur). Additionally, she has appeared in plays, more than 30 television shows, and more than 110 films. She has worked together with actors and producers which include Denzel Washington (in Man on Fire) and Juan Osorio. Her other successful projects include her touring musical Aventurera.
Political and legislative career
Salinas stated in an interview with El Universal in March 2015, that she had been a priista ever since she had the use of reason, She was placed by the PRI on its proportional representation list for election from the fourth electoral region in 2015. Carmen won a seat in the Chamber of Deputies for the LXII Legislature of the Mexican Congress. She worked on the Gender Equality, Radio and Television, and Health Commissions. Having only finished primary school, she has the lowest educational level of all the deputies in the legislature.
On November 11, 2021, Carmen was hospitalized after a stroke. It was confirmed by her nephew that she is in a Mexico City hospital in intensive care and connected to a ventilator in a coma.
How old is Carmen Salinas?
Carmen Salinas Lozano was born on October 5, 1939, in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico, and is aged 82 as of 2021. She shares her birthday with famous people which include Jacob Tremblay, Aaron Carpenter, Kate Winslet, Claire Crosby, Barry Switzer, Brian Johnson, Colin Meloy, David Bryson, Guy Pearce, Heather Headley, among others.
Carmen Salinas Family
Who are Carmen’s parents?
Salinas Lozano was born in Torreon, Coahuila to Jorge Perez Tejada Salinas and Carmen Lozano Viramontes. She was born and brought up in Mexico together with her siblings.
Does Carmen have siblings?
Salinas Lozano was born into a family of five children. She has four siblings, one brother, Gustavo Salinas Lozano, and three sisters, Maria Elena Salinas, Josefina Salinas Lozano, and Esther Salinas Lozano.
Carmen Salinas Education
Salinas only got educated up to primary school and did not continue to higher levels of education.
Carmen Salinas Interests
Salinas has many interests apart from acting, she has an interest in politics and also in music.
Carmen Salinas Husband
Salinas got married in 1956 to her spouse Pedro Plascencia. He composed music comprising compositions for the Necaxa soccer club and for Televisa’s newscasts Noticias ECO. As well as 24 Horas and for its coverage of the 1992 Winter Olympics. Pedro died in 1971 still married to Salinas.
Carmen Salinas Kids
Salinas and her late faithful and loving husband have two children together. Their firstborn son, Pedro Plascencia Salinas, was born on November 7, 1996, and died April 19, 1994, of cancer and second-born Maria Eugenia Plascencia.
Salinas has a well-built body despite her old age and has a standing height of 4 ft 11 in (1.50 m) and a body weight of 67 kg (148 lbs).
Carmen Salinas Net Worth
The Mexican actress and politician, Carmen have been active from 1954 to date. She has made appearances in many films and shows and has made a fortune throughout her life. She has an estimated net worth of $20 million as of 2021.