On discussing Valentino's childhood and nature who currently ages 8, he is an active child according to his father Ricky who sees himself in Valentino's eyes. As the name suggests, Valentino which means "brave one" in Spanish is a brave child. There were lots of speculation about the sexuality of his father Ricky Martin and he always denied to comment about it but on March 29, 2010, he publically stated about his sexuality on a social website stating "I am proud to say that I am a fortunate homosexual man". Valentino along with his brother Matteo was nurtured by his father who believes he can be a father as well as their mother. The net worth of Valentino's father is believed to be in the region of 60 million dollars.