Giani Quintanilla is a celebrity kid who has been in the headlines since his birth. He is the son of the musical sensation, record producer, and songwriter A.B. Quintanilla III. He is also the nephew of the Queen of Tejano Music, Selena Quintanilla.
Giani Quintanilla’s Family
Giani Quintanilla was born in 2000 and is one of the 8 kids fathered by A.B. Quintanilla III. Giani has one older brother, Svani, born in 1991. Abraham Isaac Quintanilla III, known professionally as A.B. Quintanilla III was born December 13, 1963, in Toppenish, Washington. He is the oldest child of Abraham Quintanilla Jr. and Marcella Ofelia Quintanilla (née Samora); and the older brother of Suzette Quintanilla, born on June 29, 1967, and the late Selena Quintanilla, born on 16 April 1971. Shortly after he was born, his family moved to Lake Jackson, Texas, where he and his siblings were raised.
A.B. married 5 times and has a total of 8 children. His first wife was Evangelina ‘Vangie’ Almeida in 1988 and he had two sons with her: Svani and Giani. They filed for divorce in 2000. A.B. then got married to actress, Heather Grein, on 22 April 2002. This marriage lasted for just 2 years during which they had 2 sons. After his divorce in 2004, he started dating Brenda Ramirez. They married on December 31, 2004, and have 4 children together. They were divorced in 2010 following which A.B. remarried Rikkie Robertson on November 12, 2011. Even this marriage didn’t last long and ended in divorce in 2016. Finally, A.B. married Anjelah Orellano, an Argentinian woman, on September 16, 2019, in Las Vegas.
Giani’s aunt, Selena was shot and killed by Yolanda Saldivar, a companion and founder of the Selena Perez fan club on March 31, 1995, at the age of 23. In 1995, Yolanda was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison.
Giani Quintanilla’s Net Worth
Giani Quintanilla is a celebrity kid born with a silver spoon. However, he has kept his personal life well hidden behind curtains and not much is disclosed about his academics, career, and net worth. But looking at the successful careers of his father and aunt, it can be said that he is enjoying a lavish lifestyle. Giani’s aunt, Selena Quintanilla was referred to as the “Queen of Tejano Music.” Her contributions to music and fashion made her one of the most celebrated Mexican-American entertainers of the late 20th century.
In 2020, Billboard magazine placed her in third place on their list of “Greatest Latino Artists of All Time”, based on Latin albums and Latin songs chart. She also ranks among the most influential Latin artists of all time and is credited for catapulting the Tejano genre into the mainstream market. She had a net worth of $25 million at the time of her death which is now taken care of by her family.