Fast Facts

  • Moved from Spain to Miami at age 8.
  • Performed in a high-school production of Hello, Dolly!
  • Initially shopped his demo tapes under the pseudonym Enrique Martinez to avoid cashing in on his father's name.
  • Debut album, Enrique Iglesias, sold more than a million copies within three months of its 1995 release.
  • Made the Billboard Hot 100 Songs of the Year Chart four years running, from 1999 to 2002.
  • Branched into mainstream acting with a role in Robert Rodriguez' Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003). Followed up with guest-starring roles on Two and a Half Men and How I Met Your Mother, both in 2007.


  • 1996, Grammy — Best Latin Pop Performance: Winner


  • Ana Boyer — Half Sister
  • Cristina — Half Sister
  • Julio Iglesias Jr. — Brother
  • Julio Iglesias — Father
  • Miguel Alejandro — Half Brother
  • Anna Kournikova — Significant Other
  • Chabeli Iglesias — Sister
  • Isabel Preysler — Mother
  • Rodrigo — Half Brother
  • Tamara Falco — Half Sister
  • Victoria — Half Sister
  • Guillermo — Half Brother
  • Miranda Rijnsburger — Stepmother


  • Attended University of Miami, Miami, FL


  • Birth Name: Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler
  • Birth Place: Madrid, Spain
  • Birthday: May 8, 1975, Taurus
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Actor

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