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Facts About Selena Gomez Every Fan Should Know

10+ Facts About Selena Gomez

By Overdose SpritPublished 5 months ago 4 min read

1.When she was 16 years old, her mother gave birth to her

Selena's mother might have appeared on Teen Mom! Mandy Dawn Teefey, a former theatre actress, gave birth to her future star in 1992 at the age of just 16 years old. She was the one who encouraged Selena to pursue acting after seeing her mother practise for stage appearances.

2.She appeared with Demi Lovato in "Barney and Friends."

We were certain we had seen Selena's lovely, endearing face somewhere else when she first appeared on the music scene. Yes, Selena played a character in Barney and Friends in the early 2000s. The singer spent a lot of her childhood days with everyone's favourite huge purple dinosaur before becoming one of the world's biggest performers. She can boast much more luck than just that. Selena also met Demi Lovato, who also appeared on the kids' show, at this location, and they became lifelong friends.

3.An appearance by Selena on "Hannah Montana"

Selena actually had a recurring part on the Disney sitcom Hannah Montana before she became famous for her work on the Disney Channel's Wizards of Waverly Place. She joined Miley Cyrus and took on the role of Mikayla, Hannah's adversary in the music industry. It appears that the two pop stars continued their on-screen feud off-screen. After dating her ex, Selena and Miley had a falling out in 2008.

4.She is the executive producer of a popular television programme.

That is correct! Here are a few Sel-related facts you might not be aware of! She is the executive producer of 13 Reasons Why, an original Netflix series that she has called a "passion project." She stayed with us the entire day on set and spoke to everyone, said Dylan Minnette, the star of the popular TV show, when Gomez showed up one day. She entertained us while she watched a movie with us and brought us out to dinner. I doubt I can adequately express how giving and sincere she is in her concern.

5.She has strange eating patterns

Describe her as eerie fantastic! If you're curious about Selena's favourite foods, the actress reportedly enjoys eating lemons whole. She also consumes olive oil, which is thought to safeguard her voice. Okay…

6.She has dated the same men as Taylor and Miley.

Prior to dating Justin Bieber, Selena slept with Nick Jonas, Miley Cyrus' ex-boyfriend. Before being romantically linked to Twilight actress Taylor Launter, who also happened to date her BFF, Taylor Swift later in 2009, the two celebrities dated for a brief period in 2008. Selena and Taylor remained friends, in contrast to Selena's relationship with Miley Cyrus. We presume that The Heart Wants What It Wants. even if it shares her best friends' desires!

7.She makes a great impersonator.

Selena isn't scared to channel her inner Taylor Swift or Shakira! The cute girl was asked to mimic both Shakira's accent and that of her best friend Taylor Swift in a Q&A with iHeartRadio. Let's just say that she did a perfect job of portraying TayTay!

8.Selena is a businesswoman as well.

The Good For You singer also had a clothing line called "Dream Out Loud," which debuted in 2010, in addition to launching the enduringly well-liked cosmetics line Rare Beauty. A fun fact more? The apparel brand used recycled and environmentally friendly materials in its production. In addition, Selena owns a handbag collection, a production company called July Moonhead Productions, and a perfume of the same name.

9.The youngest UNICEF ambassador was Selena.

Selena became the youngest UNICEF Ambassador in the organization's history in 2009, at the age of barely 17 years old (Millie Bobby Brown later took that title). According to Selena, who serves as an ambassador, "25,000 children die from preventable causes every day." I agree with UNICEF that we can reduce that figure from 25,000 to zero. Because UNICEF is constantly on the ground giving children the lifesaving support required to make the goal of zero a reality, I am confident that we can achieve this.

10.Selena is awed by the stars

Believe it or not, even famous people occasionally experience stardom. When Selena Gomez first met Brad Pitt, she admitted to fangirling on Ellen DeGeneres. Additionally, she ran into Shia LaBeouf and panicked just as any of us would! She is adorable!

11.She adores surfing and skateboarding.

What does Selena do when she's not working? The actress enjoys skateboarding and surfing in addition to dressing glam and hanging out with friends. Who would have guessed?

12.Due to body shaming, Selena stopped using social media.

Selena has boldly been honest about putting on weight over the years, but tragically, so have her detractors. The celebrity had to cope with multiple internet body shamers after they realised she gained weight. Sel admitted that the medication she was taking for lupus was actually hurting her weight in an interview with the podcast Giving Back Generation.

Trolls were "attacking" her online persona when she was ill; she claimed, "That got me big time." That truly upset me for a while... To be honest, it depends even on the month that I have to take this drug for the rest of my life. I became very aware when I began to face criticism for that. That's just my reality, in truth. I vacillate. Depending on what's going on in my life,

-It's clear to say Selena has accomplished a lot, from having her own clothing brand to being the youngest UNICEF Ambassador.

-If you're a true Selenator, congratulate yourself because you should be happy to support such a devout and accomplished woman!

Share with us your favourite Selena facts in the comments section below!


About the Creator

Overdose Sprit

Writing is just my side hustle,editing is my passion,painting is my hobby.

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