Cute, beautiful and sexy, famed as ‘Alex the wizard’ of ‘The Wizards of Waverly Place’, Selena Gomez is the heartthrob of millions of young men all over the world. Her lively face, her radiant and flawless beauty, her magical smile – everything coalesces into one simple fact – Selena Gomez is adorable. You must have had a pretty good idea by now that I personally like this young actress pretty much. Whatever! Let’s not waste time on liking and disliking and learn 30 interesting Selena Gomez facts.
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1. Did you know that Selena Gomez started acting at the age of 7? Back in those days she featured with big purple dinosaur named Barney on ‘Barney & Friends’. She admitted in 2008 that as a child she knew nothing about acting and was pretty shy and that she learned a lot from Barney.
2. Selena has a middle name too! Her full name is Selena Marie Gomez and her zodiac sign is Cancer. In Greek, ‘Selena’ actually means Moon!
3. Selena was born in 1992 on July 22. Her mother was only 16 years old when Selena was born.
4. Selena’s career started back in 2001 with ‘Barney & Friends’ and then she made appearances in ‘Spy Kids’ and ‘The Muppets’ but she is also pretty much popular as a voice actress. Many animated movies for children have Selena’s voice and she continues to be in demand.
5. Selena co-starred in a number of television shows with Demi Lovato. Lovato is Selena’s best friend. The two of them met at ‘Barney & Friends’.
6. Both Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato went on to cohost a YouTube series known as “The Demi and Selena Show” but because of their different career twists, the show did not continue.
7. Selena played the role of Alex Russo in the famous television show known as The Wizards of Waverly Place but weird part is that she is not really a fan of fiction, fantasy or magic.
8. Selena has FIVE (5) dogs. One of them is known as Baylor that she adopted from Justin Bieber. The other adopted dog is known as Chip. She adopted Chip from animal shelter. Three other dogs have the names Wallace, Fina and Willy.
9. Selena dated Canadian pop star Justin Bieber till January 2013. ‘Never Say Never’, ‘Love Me’ and ‘One Time’ are three of Bieber’s songs that are Selena’s favorite.
10. ‘Halloween’ is one of the favorite holidays of Selena. Her favorite color is ‘green’. ‘Horror’ is her favorite movie genre and ‘mango’ is her favorite fruit. Her favorite sport is ‘basketball’. ‘Paramore’ is her favorite band.