Jennifer Lopez By fabiolamojica Jul 24, 1969 When she was born Lopez was born Castle Hill "Bronx" New York. In a descent Puerto Rican family. Oct 27, 1974 Singing and Dacing On the year of 1974 at age 5 J.Lo started singing and dacing lessons. Dec 14, 1980 Began Acting Once J.Lo began acting in the late 1980's she became one of the highest-paid Latina actresses in the history of Hollywood. Aug 30, 1990 In Living Colors In 1990 Lopez started casting in the show living colors. From there her career changed once she started with her protrayal of slain Latino singer Selena. Sep 18, 1997 People Magazine Chosen by people magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful people in the world. Aug 30, 2010 American Idol In 2010 J.Lo was chosen to replace one of the judges from the show American Idol on the 10th season.