Wonder Women of the Week: Selena

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Selena Quintanilla-Perez

Life: April 16, 1971 – March 31, 1995

Occupation: Singer

Super Power: Boundary Breaker

Selena, The Queen of Tejano Music, is one of the most celebrated Mexican American entertainers of the 20th century. Best known for breaking down barriers for women and Latinas in the music world, Selena was a voice of female empowerment and strength.

Extremely active in the Latino community, Selena donated her free time to educating the youth on the importance of positive attitudes and setting life goals. As one of the most iconic artists in Latin American music history, she will always be remembered for her passion, charity, and soul.