Mari≠a Conchita Alonso was born on Saturday, June 29, 1957 in Cienfuegos, Cuba. She is a famous Cuban-born Venezuelan singer and actress. She is better known as Mari≠a Conchita.
Biography and Career:
Maria Conchita was born in Cienfuegos and she is the daughter of Ricardo Alonso and Maria Conchita Bustillo. Her family shifted to Venezuela when she was 5 years old, in 1962. She took her first steps in show business when she was crowned in 1971 as Miss Teenager of the World, and was Miss World/Venezuela in 1975 and she became 6th runner up in the Miss World pageant; after that she rapidly became a top model and a popular singer and actress in Venezuela.
In 1979 her first gold album and number one song in the charts was "Love Maniac". As a singer she changed her name to A'mbar
"Vamos a Bailar".
She made her first Hollywood debut in 1984 in Moscow on the Hudson with Robin Williams. She also starred in movies like The Running Man, Predator 2, The House of the Spirits, Vampire's Kiss, Colors and the TV reality show I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here. She was one among the Latin-born actresses to star in a show in 1995; she played the role of Aurora in Kiss of the Spider Woman. She has also acted in romantic comedies Chasing Papi (2003) and The Last Guy on Earth (2006).
She also played the role of Luci≠a, the mother of Gabrielle Solis; on the ABC hit show Desperate Housewives. The episode was aired on February 19, 2006. She also acted in the live-action film of the comic book, El Muerto, as Sister Rosa. She has also acted the movie "Material Girls," that went out in United States on August 18, 2006.
Birth name: Mari≠a Concepcion Alonso Bustillo
Genres: Pop, Hip-Hop
Occupations: Singer, Actress
Height: 5' 6'' (169 cm)
Being born on Jun 29, Maria Conchita is a Cancer.
Her mother's name: Conchita Bustillo
Her father's name: Ricardo Alonso
Brothers: Ricardo Alonso, Robert Alonso
Why do we like her?
Maria Alonso is a Grammy Award-nominated Cuban-born Venezuelan singer and actress. Alonso is currently hosting VH1's Viva Hollywood! On April 13, 2008 with Carlos Ponce.
Why is Maria Conchita Alonso Famous?
She is a great actress of Latina, plus she is a great singer and attractive too.
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