Did Vicente Fernandez have siblings? To know everything about the Mexican singing legend, keep reading.

Vicente Fernandez was a Mexican singer, producer, and actor who had the nickname, Chente.

Besides that, people knew him as The King of Ranchera music, The Charro from Huentitán, and The Idol of Mexico.

Vincente’s successful career saw over 50 album releases including, El Cuatrero, Himself, Aunque Me Duela el Alma, and more, earning him three Grammy Awards, nine Latin Grammys Awards, fourteen Lo Nuestro Awards, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

His death on 12 December 2021 saddened the hearts of music lovers. As for the cause, it was due to complications from injuries on 6 August 2021. He fell at his ranch in Guadalajara. The fall had him hospitalized and placed under a ventilator.

And on 26 October, he left the intensive care unit but again got admitted due to pneumonia. Then on 11 December, the doctors sedated him as his condition worsened.


Vincente Fernandez didn’t have any neither brothers or sisters. There aren’t any credible reports on the subject.

However, many people online confuse his kids and grandkids as his siblings since his family is big.

He had three biological children, Vicente Jr., Alejandro, and Gerardo with wife Maria del Refugio Abarca Villaseñor. Alejandra Fernández s his niece whom the couple adopted. In addition to that, the Fernández dynasty includes nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. 

Vincente’s son Alejandro, born on 24 April 1971, is a singer like his deceased father. He won two Latin Grammys and earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. With 16 studio albums, he has sold over 30 million records.

Likewise, Vicente Fernández Jr, born on 11 November 1963, is the eldest one who followed in his late father’s footsteps. Besides being a Mexican musician, he is also a politician.

Cente’s youngest son is Gerado Fernandez, a prominent businessman. Likewise, Alejandra is the only and youngest daughter. She stays away from the spotlight, maintaining a private life. 


Vicente Fernandez died at the age of 81 years.

Born on 17 February 1940 in Huentitán El Alto, Jalisco, to Ramón and Paula Gómez de Fernández, he passed away on 12 December 2021.

Mexican singer Alejandro Fernández paid loving tribute Sunday to his father, the legendary Vicente Fernández, who died this weekend at age 81.

— Los Angeles Times (@latimes) December 13, 2021

Vicente’s estimated net worth is about $25 million. Most of his income was from his music sales, acting gigs, and brand endorsements. He was one of the best-selling regional Mexican artists of all time, with 50 million copies sold worldwide. Likewise, he recorded over 50 albums and starred in over 30 titles. 

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