Regine Velasquez

Filipina singer and actress (born 1970)

Regina Encarnacion Ansong Velasquez (/rɪˈn vɛˈlæskɛz/ rih-JEEN veh-LAS-kez; born April 22, 1970) is a Filipino singer, actress, and record producer. She is seen as a cultural icon in the Philippines. She became known after winning the television talent show Ang Bagong Kampeon in 1984 and the Asia Pacific Singing Contest in 1989.

Regine Velasquez
Velasquez in 2023
Born
Regina Encarnacion Ansong Velasquez

(1970-04-22) April 22, 1970 (age 53)
Occupations
  • Singer
  • record producer
  • actress
Years active1986–present
Spouse
Ogie Alcasid (m. 2010)
Children1
Musical career
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
Labels
Signature

Velasquez also appeared on television shows such as Forever in My Heart (2004), Ako si Kim Samsoon (2008), Totoy Bato (2009), Diva (2010), I Heart You, Pare! (2011), and Poor Señorita (2016). She was a judge on StarStruck (2015) and Idol Philippines (2019).

Regina Encarnacion Ansong Velasquez[1] was born on April 22, 1970, in Manila.[2]

References change

  1. "The President's Day: December 22, 2010". The Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines. Archived from the original on December 10, 2017. Retrieved December 10, 2017.
  2. Valisno, Jeffrey (November 16, 2012). "Fairy tale". Business World. Archived from the original on November 27, 2017. Retrieved October 28, 2017.