Who is Gary Valenciano?
Born on August 6, 1964, Gary Valenciano also known as Gary V., is a Filipino singer-songwriter, dancer, musician, actor, music producer, and television host. Valenciano has released 39 albums and won the Awit Award for “Best Male Performer” twelve times.
Valenciano was given the ASAP Elite Platinum Circle Award several times for his achievements in the local music industry. In his 34 years in the music industry, he has been awarded multi-platinum recording awards for most of his full-length studio albums.
Gary Valenciano Siblings / Family / Religion
Valenciano was born in the Santa Mesa district of the City of Manila. He is the sixth of seven children of Vicente Calacas Valenciano and Grimilda Santiago y Olmo. His mother is a Puerto Rican of Italian descent who sang opera in Manila during the 1960s. Valenciano attended primary and secondary school in La Salle Green Hills.
Gary Valenciano Net Worth / Age
Gary Valenciano Girlfriend / Wife / Spouse / Children
Valenciano married Maria Anna Elizabethon August 6, 1984. Together, they have three children: Paolo Valenciano, Gabriel Valenciano, Kiana Valenciano. The family resides in Antipolo.
Profile / Wiki
- Full Name: Edgardo Jose Santiago Valenciano
- Nick Names: Gary V., Mr. Pure Energy, Gary Valenciano
- Birthday: August 6, 1964
- Age in 2021: 57
- Birth Place: Santa Mesa, Manila, Philippines
- School: La Salle Green Hills
- College/University: N/A
- Education: N/A
- Profession: Singer, songwriter, musician, dancer, record producer, actor, television host, reality show judge
- Nationality: Philippines
- Ethnicity/Race: Asian
- Religion: N/A
- Zodiac: Leo
- Net Worth: $2 million
- Height: 1.8 m
- Weight: 75 kg
- Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
- Dress Size: N/A
- Body Measurement: N/A
- Body Type: Unkown
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Black
- Father: Vicente Valenciano
- Mother: Grimilda Santiago Ortíz
- Sibilings: 6
- Wife / Spouse: Angeli Pangilinan (m. 1984)
- Girlfriend / Dating / Affairs: N/A
- Children: Paolo Valenciano, Gabriel Valenciano, Kiana Valenciano
Trivia / Facts
- Valenciano has released 39 albums, and won the Awit Award for “Best Male Performer” twelve times.
- His parents met in New York City, married, and settled in Manila.
- n 1978, at 14 years old, Valenciano made his first television appearance in an advertisement for Fress Gusto, a now-discontinued soft drink sold by San Miguel Corporation.
- As an actor, he won the “Best Single Performance by an Actor” trophy when he performed in a drama television movie for GMA7 in the 90s.
- As a performing artist, he was called the “Michael Jackson of the Philippines” in the 80s and 90s, and continues to hold concerts all over the world.
- He is currently living with type 1 diabetes, and has been an endorser for several wellness products related to the condition
- On April 17, 2019, Valenciano’s mother died in Orlando, Florida, after battling pneumonia, congestive heart failure, and H1N1 flu.