Alicia Machado is a Venezuelan-American actress who earned the title Miss Venezuela in 1995. She is also a TV host, singer, and model who became the 4th woman from Venezuela to be named Miss Universe in 1996. Alicia Machado’s real name is Yoseph Alicia Machado Fajardo.
The paternal (family name) is Machado and the maternal family name is Fajardo. In May 2016, she became the United State Of America’s citizen. She has two citizenship from American, Venezuelan, and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
Alicia Machado was born on December 6, 1976, in Maracay, Aragua, Venezuela. Alicia’s horoscope is Sagittarius. Her father Arturo Machado emigrated from Spain and her mother Martha Fajardo from Cuba. Both parents moved to Venezuela. Her father was a toy store owner in Venezuela in the mid-’90s.
She initiated dancing at the age of 4 and acting from 12 years old. She completed her High School education but she did not carry on after attending college for a year and a half left to pursue modeling and appearing in commercials. After that, She began to appear in commercials ads.
In 1995, Alicia Machado won two consecutive titles of Miss Venezuela and Miss Maracay representing Yaracuy state. Her debut screen in 1998 as Samantha in Telenovela named “Infierno en el Paraiso” and won two awards as”Best new actress” and “Best revelation of the year” for the performance. Her debut album named “Alicia Machado” was nominated for a Grammy award as well as a Billboard award.
She becomes the only Miss Universe to pose undressed for Playboy Magazine’s Mexican edition. In July 2010, she again posed undressed for the Mexican edition of Playboy. In 2017 she posed undressed for the ad campaign of PETA regarding animal protection. She started being the commercial model. Similarly, she is a major media star in Latin America.
What is Alicia Machado Net Worth?
Alicia Machado has an estimated Net Worth of $4 million. However, Being an actress, television personality, singer, and beauty queen Alicia earns a good amount of money from her performance in different fields like acting, singing, and modeling. She also earns handsome money by appearing in Ads of top companies and on the cover page of various International magazines.
Who is Alicia Machado Boyfriend?
Alicia Machado has a long list of affairs and relationships including Jose Manuel Figueroa, Rafael Hernandez Linares, Pablo Montero, Raul de Molina, Bobby Abreu, Jorge Aravena and Arturo Carmona. She was previously engaged with the baseball player Bobby Abreu. They canceled their engagement after she was caught on tape having sex with her co-star Fernando Acaso in one of the episodes.
She is in a relationship with a Venezuelan model Alberto Quintero Since November 2013. Machado is still unmarried but she is a proud mother of a daughter named Dinorah Valentina Hernandez, born on June 25, 2008.
What is the Height of Alicia Machado?
Her body build is attractive. She has a height of 5 feet and 7 inches and weighs 68kg(150lbs). Her body measurement is 36-26-36 inches. This converts to a breast size of 36 inches, a waist size of 26 inches, and a hip size of 36 inches. Her hair color is dark brown whereas her eyes are also dark brown color.
Facts of Alicia Machado
|Full Name||Alicia Machado|
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Date Of Birth||6 December 1976|
|Age||44 years 5 months|
|Place Of Birth||Maracay, Aragua, Venezuela|
|Height||5 feet and 7 inches|
|Profession||TV host, Singer, Actress, and Model|
|Children||Dinorah Valentina Hernandez|
|Parents||Arturo Machado, Martha Fajardo|
|Nominations||TV Novelas Award for Best Co-lead Actress|
|Movies||Lo imperdonable, La Madame, Infierno en el paraíso|
|TV Shows||Una familia con suerte, Hasta que el dinero nos separe, El Pantera, Mambo y canela, Secreto de amor, Estamos unidos|