Selena Gomez was born in 1992 in Grand Prairie, USA. The future star spent her early years in the same city. Selena’s mother is of Anglo-Italian roots, and her father is Mexican. It was from him that Gomez inherited an incendiary temperament, and from her mother she got her acting talent. When the girl was 5 years old, her parents decided to dissolve the marriage. Selena stayed with her mother, who, after almost ten years, remarried.