Guadalupe Rodríguez is a Puerto Rican socialite and former school worker who is better recognized as the mother of popular singer and actress Jennifer Lopez. She is also the mother of ‘Emmy Award’ winning journalist Lynda Lopez. Guadalupe Rodríguez is a “huge gambler” according to her own daughter, and had once won $2.4 million while playing the slot machines at The Borgata Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Early Life and Bio: Guadalupe Rodríguez
Guadalupe ‘Lupe’ Rodríguez was born on December 12, 1945 in Ponce, Puerto Rico, United States. Her mother was Julia Rodriguez. Her father and siblings details are not available with us at the moment. She holds American-Puerto Rican nationality and her ethnicity is Puerto Rican.
Physical Appearance: Guadalupe Rodríguez
Guadalupe Rodríguez is presently 76 years of age. She still has beautiful looks and has a admirable personality. She is nearly 5 feet 3 inches tall. Her hair colour is blonde and has she has brown eyes. She has never mentioned her other physical details and therefore it is unknown.
Personal Life: Guadalupe Rodríguez
After growing up, she sold Tupperware for some time and also served as a school worker. However, she became a homemaker following her marriage to David Lopez, who worked the night shift at the Guardian Insurance Company before becoming a computer technician at the firm. The couple had three daughters together: Leslie Ann Lopez, born in 1967; Jennifer Lynn Lopez, born in 1969; and Lynda Elaine Lopez, born in 1971.
Rise To Fame: Guadalupe Rodríguez
Guadalupe has been spotted with the star several times in the public, and often accompanies her to various events. In 2014, she appeared in the #YourMomCares campaign by the Obama Administration and also featured on her daughter’s concert film ‘Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again’. She accompanied her daughter when she made an appearance on ‘The Wendy Williams Show’ in New York City in January 2015.
Guadalupe Rodríguez also appeared in the news in early 2015 after her daughter revealed on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ that her mother had become a millionaire after winning $2.4 million while playing the slot machines at The Borgata Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, back in the early 2000s. In December 2018, Guadalupe Rodríguez experienced firsthand the flip side of her daughter’s immense popularity when she was hit in the head after an over-zealous fan accidentally elbowed her while trying to get a better look at her daughter.
Relationship With David Lopez
Currently Guadalupe Rodríguez is single. She was previously married to David Lopez, who worked the night shift at the Guardian Insurance Company before becoming a computer technician at the firm. The couple had three daughters together: Leslie Ann Lopez, born in 1967; Jennifer Lynn Lopez, born in 1969; and Lynda Elaine Lopez, born in 1971. They initially lived in a small apartment in the Castle Hill neighborhood in the South Central section of the borough of the Bronx in New York City, but a few years later were able to purchase a two-story house. Guadalupe got divorced from her husband David in 1999.
A famed personality, Guadalupe Rodríguez has earned decent amount of money form her profession. Her exact net worth is not known however it is estimated that she might be worth $200k as of now. Her daughter, Jenifer Lopez has an estimated net worth of around $100 million.
Guadalupe Rodríguez is not active on social media. She stays away from media attention despite being the mother of a very famous singer. However, her daughter Jenifer Lopez is quite active on social media. She is active on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.