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Carlos Santana Biography

Carlos Santana

Facts of Carlos Santana

Date of Birth: 1947 , July-20
Birth Nation: Mexico
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Maria Cardona
Birth Name Maria Cardona
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Bogotá
Ethnicity White
Profession Correspondent
Working For Dewey Square Group
Net Worth Unknown
Famous for Fox News channel
Married Yes
Married to Bryan Weaver
Divorce N/A
Children N/A
Education Duke University
Awards News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form,
Siblings Isabella Acres
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Affair with Bryan Weaver
Girlfriend Not Yet
Movies When Marnie Was There
TV Show Anderson Cooper 360°
Father Myron Rosen
Mother Regina Rosen
Weight in KG 53 kg
Online Presence Wiki, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Body Measurements 33-24-35
Breast Size 30B
Waist size 23
Hip Size 33
Shoe Size 9
Nick Name Maria
Face Color White
Neck Size 9.7
Books : Mathematics Learning Centres Ages 8-9 Years: Activities for Developing Mathematical Skills
Boyfriend Bryan Weaver
Salary N/A
Albums Professional Rapper, So Hard
Sisters Anna Bella

Quick Timeline of Carlos Santana

1947 Born in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico
1966 Performed with Bill Graham's Fillmore West
1967 Formed the band, Santana
1973 Santana's debut album, Love Devotion Surrender
1973 Married to Deborah Santana
2010 Married to Cindy Blackman
1977 Won CBS Record's Crystal Globe Award
1988 Won Grammy Awards
2000 Won Amigo Awards

Detail Timeline of Carlos Santana

July 20 , 1947

Born in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico

Known for wearing hats onstage and for his unique mustache, Carlos Santana was born as Carlos Augusto Santana Alves in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico to Jose Santana and Josefina Barragan. He is Mexican as well as American and is of Mexican descent.

1966

Performed with Bill Graham's Fillmore West

He began playing guitar after he joined several local bands in Mexico and San Francisco. In 1966, he performed at Bill Graham's Fillmore West after Paul Butterfield was unable to perform. He influenced his audience as well as Graham from his play.

1967

Formed the band, Santana

Carlos Santana is one of the talented Mexican and American musicians. He is popular in the world for being the founder of an American Latin rock band Santana where he was the lead guitarist. He formed this band in 1967 with David Brown, Marcus Malone and Gregg Rolie.

July 20 , 1973

Santana's debut album, Love Devotion Surrender

He served as a lead guitarist in Santana. In 1969 when they were performing at Woodstock they were noticed by Columbia Records and were offered a recording contract. Their debut album Love Devotion Surrender was finally released on 20th of July 1973.

April 21 , 1973

Married to Deborah Santana

On 21st of April 1973, Carlos got married to Deborah Santana. Deborah Santana is a writer as well as a producer. As a loving spouse they welcomed three children together. Though they were married for more than three decades, it got dissolved after he filed for divorce in 2007 citing irreconcilable differences.

December 19 , 2010

Married to Cindy Blackman

On 9th of July 2010, while Carlos was performing in a concert of the Universal Tone Tour at Tinley Park, he proposed to American drummer Cindy Blackman. They began their romantic affairs since then and they finally got married on 19th of December 2010.

1977

Won CBS Record's Crystal Globe Award

 Carlos Santana is one of the talented Mexican and American musicians and is the founder of an American Latin rock band Santana. As a member of this band, he won his first CBS Record's Crystal Globe Award in 1977 for First band with over 5 million record sales worldwide. 

1988

Won Grammy Awards

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious musical awards in the world and it's an honor if anyone wins this award. He has also won this award several times in his life. He won this award for the first time in 1988 for Best Rock Instrumental Performance. 

2000

Won Amigo Awards

In 2000, he got his first nomination in Amigo Awards. That year he got nominated in this award for Best International Album and Best International Band. He won this award from both the categories. He has also won American Music Awards once. 

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On 21st of April 1973, Carlos got married to Deborah Santana. Deborah Santana is a writer as well as a producer. As a loving spouse they welcomed three children together. Though they were married for more than three decades, it got dissolved after he filed for divorce in 2007 citing irreconcilable differences.

On 9th of July 2010, while Carlos was performing in a concert of the Universal Tone Tour at Tinley Park, he proposed to American drummer Cindy Blackman. They began their romantic affairs since then and they finally got married on 19th of December 2010.

Carlos father was a great a mariachi musician and he began learning guitar and violin with him. When he was just five, he began learning violin and he was just eight when he played guitar for the first time. He was raised in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico but later he moved to Tijuana and San Francisco. In San Francisco, he joined James Lick Middle School and finally graduated from there. He also attended Mission High School and completed his high school graduation in 1965. Before he began pursuing his musical career, he worked as a dishwasher in a diner and busking. He began playing guitar after he joined several local bands in Mexico and San Francisco. In 1966, he performed at Bill Graham's Fillmore West after Paul Butterfield was unable to perform. He influenced his audience as well as Graham from his play. Within a year, he formed an American Latin rock band Santana with David Brown, Marcus Malone and Gregg Rolie. He served as a lead guitarist. In 1969 when they were performing at Woodstock they were noticed by Columbia Records and were offered a recording contract. Their debut album Love Devotion Surrender was finally released on 20th of July 1973 and their second album Illuminations was released in the late 1974. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary and his net worth is expected to be high.