Who is Amelia Vega's husband? Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts

January 14, 2019Who is Amelia Vega's husband? Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts

Who is Amelia Vega?

Amelia Vega is an actress, singer, and model. She became known when she became the first Dominican and also the youngest since 1994 to win the competition in the Miss Universe in mid-2003 at the age of 18. Since 2002, Vera has been active in the entertainment industry.

How was the Early life of Amelia Vega?

Amelia Victoria Vega Polanco de Guerra was born in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic, on 7 November 1984. She was born to father Otto Vega and mother Patricia Polanco Álvarez. Otto was a general practitioner and Patricia was an aviator elected in late 1980 to Miss Monde. Amelia's the singer's niece, songwriter Juan Luis Guerra, too. Their origins can be traced back to the King of England, William the Conqueror and King Alfonso X of Castilia.

When and how did Amelia Vega start her Career?

Amelia Vega Miss Universe 2003 Fig: Amelia Vega won the title Miss Universe 2003

After winning the Miss Dominican Republic in 2002 at the age of 17, Amelia represented the Dominican
Republic at the elections held in Panama on 3 June 2003 in the Miss Universe. She was the first Dominican to win the title at 1,88 m (6 ft 2 in), the youngest since 1994.

She then started to travel and participate in various events and organizations due to her new title. She was also the spokesperson for an association aimed at preventing AIDS. She moved to New York, USA, and started her modeling career and covered numerous prestigious magazines, including Cosmopolitan, In Style, Harper's Bazaar, Glamour, Selecta and many more.

She has been the face of the beauty brand for Cover Girl for four years. When her reign as Miss Universe was over, Amelia became the host of the "Voces de América" TV show. From 2004 to 2005, she presented the Musica Latina President Festival and the Suegras reality show.

She began her acting career in 2005 with the movie "The Lost City" and directed her first movie "Adieu
Cuba". Then she took a break for a few years and in 2008, she came back and played in the comedy "Homie Spumoni" with Donald Faison and Whoopi Goldberg.

In 2010, she started hosting "Segunda Oportunidad," the Mexican reality show. Since the age of 15,
Amelia had tried to start her career as a singer in her home town, but her first single, "Pasa Un
Segundito" was not released on iTunes until 2010. The single reached the top ten songs in two days.

In August 2011, the first album "Agua Dulce" was released. Vega was on the cover of the only book
published by the Miss Universe Organization called Universal Beauty. She opened two clothes shops in
Miami, Florida, Amelia Vega called Essence in 2007.

To date, she still cooperates with several charity foundations such as the Go Red For Women, the Global
Health Council of Inisiatica Ser (Breast Cancer), Cable Positive, amfAR, the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric
AIDS Foundation and God's Love We Deliver.

How much is the Net worth of Amelia Vega?

The singer, actress, and model Amelia Vega earned her decent career income. She has a net value of $1 million. As a singer, she attempted to launch her car at the age of fifteen.

Who is in the Personal life of Amelia Vega?

On 24 December 2011, after two years of dating, Vega married NBA player Al Horford. Vega gave birth to her first son, Ean Horford Vega, on 23 February 2015. On 15 June, it was announced that she and her husband Al Horford are blessed with a second child in autumn 2016 together. On 27 November 2016, the couple had their second child, the daughter of Alía Horford Vega.

Facts about Amelia Vega

Amelia works on social networks. She uses Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has more than 503k followers on Facebook, more than 225k on Twitter and more than 940k on Instagram.


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