Who is Carmen Salinas?
Dreams and dedication are a powerful combination in order to achieve success, this line has been very well proved by Carmen Salinas, an actress as well as a politician from Mexico. She came into the limelight by making her television debut in 1964 under the direction of Ernesto Alonso by appearing in such shows as La vecindad, La Frontera (The Border), and El chofer (The Chauffeur). Besides this, Carmen achieved splendid success by appearing in 115 films, 70 theater works, 23 telenovelas, and 9 television series.
Unfortunately, this eminent lady suffered a cerebral hemorrhage, brought upon by hypertension, which caused her to lapse into a coma on 11 November 2021. Thus, she never regained consciousness and died on 9 December 2021, at the age of 82 in Mexico City. However, Salinas is not with us, she will be in the heart of everyone due to her talent and charm.
Personal Life/Early Life
Carmen was born in Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico, and holds Mexican nationality. She was the lovely daughter of her father, Jorge Salinas Perez Tejada, and her mother, Carmen Lozano Viramontes. Moreover, she grew up with her siblings named Esther Salinas Lozano, Josefina Salinas Lozano, and Gustavo Salinas Lozano. Concerning her education, Carmen only completed her primary school.
Carmen Salinas Relationship Status
As for her relationship status, Carmen was a married and divorced woman. She was married to her ex-husband, Pedro Plascencia Ramírez. The duo was blessed with a son, Pedro Plascencia Salinas in the year 1965. After that, they were blessed with their second child, a daughter namely, Maria Eugenia Plascencia. However, she gave birth to a lovely daughter son named, Jorge. Pedro, her husband, wrote music for Televisa’s newscasts Noticias ECO and 24 Horas, as well as for the Necaxa soccer team. But, this couple got divorced in 1971. After that, on 19th April 1994, her husband, Plascencia Salinas died of cancer.
|Nick Name||Carmen Salinas|
|Birthdate||5th October 1939|
|Age||82 years old (as of 2021)|
|Birth Place||Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico|
|Net Worth||$20 Million|
|Height(Approx)||In feet: 4’11”
In centimeter: 150cm
|Weight(Approx)||In kilogram: 67kg
In pounds: 148lbs
Family Background, Education
|Father Name||Jorge Salinas Perez Tejada|
|Mother Name||Carmen Lozano Viramontes|
|Siblings||Josefina Salinas Lozano, Gustavo Salinas Lozano and Esther Salinas Lozano|
Boyfriend, Husband, Marriage
|Husband/Spouse||Pedro Plascencia Ramírez (Ex)
|Children||Maria, Pedro, and Jorge|
Favorite Things & Assets
|Favorite Actor||Not Known|
|Favorite Color||Not Known|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Social Media Accounts|
Carmen Salinas Career
Moving towards her career, Carmen took the first step towards her professional career in the year 1964 by appearing in such shows as “La vecindad, La Frontera” (The Border) and “El chofer” (The Chauffeur). Moreover, she has also worked alongside actors and producers including Denzel Washington (in Man on Fire) and Juan Osorio. Some of her amazing movies in which she appeared are Las noches del Blanquita (1981), La pulquería 2 (1982), El rey de los albures (1982), Las pobres ilegales (1982), La misma luna (2007), Alguien ha visto a Lupita? (2011), La otra familia (2011), Ruta Madre (2019).
Other than this, Carmen also gathered huge popularity by appearing in many TV shows including Hasta en las mejores familias (1999-2000), Adictos (2009), La familia P. Luche (2012), Mi corazón es tuyo (2014-2015), Sueño de amor (2016), Mi marido tiene más familia (2018-2019), Mi fortuna es amarte (2021) and many more.
Carmen Salinas Political and Legislative Career
This talented lady announced that she “had been a priísta ever since [she] had the use of reason” in an interview conducted with El Universal in March 2015. Later, the PRI placed her on its proportional representation list for election from the fourth electoral region, winning her a seat in the Chamber of Deputies for the LXIII Legislature of the Mexican Congress in the year 2015. She has also worked on the Gender Equality, Radio and Television, and Health Commissions. In fact, Salinas had the lowest educational level of all the deputies in the legislature.
Carmen Salinas Wealth and Net Worth
Moreover, this gorgeous star, Carmen had gathered a very decent amount of money through her professional career as an actress as well as a politician. Her net worth can be estimated at $20 million as of 2021.
She was born on 5th October 1939 and had turned 82 years old at the time of his death. However, she had gathered a huge fan following due to her charming personality and looks. Also, her height measured 4 feet 11 inches which is 150 in centimeters. She was very concerned about her figure and maintained her weight which was 67 kg. Her figure measurements were 37 inches breast, 29 inches waist, and 38 inches hips.
Some Amazing Facts At A Glance About Carmen Salinas
- She was always inclined to act, and right from her young days, Carmen started participating in various pageant shows.
- Carmen owned a house at Cuauhtémoc in Mexico, where she lived at the time of her death.
- This true beauty made her debut on social media handles in the year 2020 such as Instagram and TikTok to keep her followers and fans updated about her life and happenings.