A timeline of Selena Gomez's life
23 July 1992
The Birth of Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez was born on July 22, 1992, to a mother that was only 16 at the time of her birth. She was born in Grand Prairie, Texas. Her father is Ricardo Joel Gomez. Her mother is Amanda Dawn “Mandy” Cornett. Her mother is a former stage actress. The inspiration for Selena’s name came from Selena Quintanilla.