How Did Jenni Rivera Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Jenni Rivera death

The world music singer Jenni Rivera passed away at age 43, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Born Dolores Janney Rivera, she became immortalized for her 2008 album Jenni, which hit #1 on the US Billboard 200. She died in a plane crash in 2012. 

She was born to Rosa Rivera and music producer Pedro Rivera. She had five siblings named Lupillo, Juan, Rosie, Pedro Jr. and Gustavo. She was married three times, to Jose Trinidad Marin, Juan Lopez and Esteban Loaiza. She had five children named Chiquis, Jenicka, Jacqie, Johnny and Michael. 

How did Jenni Rivera die?

Aviation Accident And Incident caused Jenni Rivera's death in 2012.

Information about the death of Jenni Rivera
Cause of deathAviation Accident And Incident
Age of death43 years
ProfessionWorld Music Singer
BirthdayJuly 2, 1969
Death dateDecember 9, 2012
Place of deathIturbide, Mexico
Place of burialAll Souls Cemetery, Long Beach, California, United States


I’ve been recording since 1993. It was a hobby for six of those years. In 1999, I decided to do it full time and take it seriously.

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I can’t get caught up in the negative because that destroys you.

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I made a living out of singing Mexican music.

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Being a recording artist, selling music, selling concerts out, having a reality show, starting film; it’s great, it’s beautiful.

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My inspiration is always what I think my fans want to listen to. I often write about social problems. If I’m not going through it or I haven’t gone through it, I want to make sure it touches someone. That’s what I base my music on.

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