After launching his solo career in 1991, the Puerto Rican pop star gained widespread success for his eponymous debut album and the hit song "Livin' La Vida Loca."He has released over five #1 hit Billboard albums and sold over 70 million albums, which include Almas del Silencio in 2003 and Life in 2005.In 1994 he starred in the soap opera General Hospital with Anthony Geary.BEFORE FAME
He began his acting career in advertisements for soft drinks and fast food on Puerto Rican television and started his music career in the boy band Menudo.PERSONAL LIFE
He was in a relationship with economist Carlos Gonzalez from 2011 to 2014. He has a pair of twin sons named Matteo and Valentino.Historical Events in the Life of Ricky Martin
1999-3-23 "Livin' la Vida Loca" sung by Ricky Martin released - goes on to sell over 8 million copies
World Music Singer Ricky Martin were born on Friday, birthstone is Turquoise, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Pig, it is 345 days until Ricky Martin next birthday.