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Chábeli Iglesias
Born María Isabel Iglesias Preysler
September 3, 1971 (1971-09-03) (age 38)
Cascais, Portugal
Occupation Journalist

Chábeli Iglesias (born September 3, 1971) is a Spanish journalist. She was born in Cascais in Portugal, the daughter of Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Filipina socialite and Hola! magazine journalist Isabel Preysler.[1][2][3] She is the older sister of Julio Iglesias Jr. and Enrique Iglesias.

Iglesias has appeared in many local and international covers of gossip and entertainment magazines world-wide, at a young age, as the entertainment industry made the Iglesias family one of their favourite celebrities. After the kidnapping of her grandfather in 1985, her father Julio Iglesias decided to move her and her brothers to safety in Miami in the United States, where she lived in protective custody.

During the 1990s, Iglesias, appeared in several American talk shows and this was followed by a television show called El Show de Chabeli, which aired on Univision. She was married to Ricardo Bofill Jr, the son of Spanish architecture, Ricardo Bofill. Their marriage ended several years later.

In June 1999, Iglesias was involved in a car accident in Los Angeles in California, requiring hospitalization. The police declared that with the kind of injuries she had, only one out of a million people would survive. She was in the passenger seat when the vehicle rolled over several times and both passengers were ejected.[4]

On October 8, 2001 she married businessman Christian Altaba. Their son Alejandro was born prematurely on January 14, 2002. The godparents of Alejandro was Julio Iglesias Jr. and Ana Boyer.


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