Freddy Fender

Born Jun 4, 1937
  • Singer, Guitarist, Musician, Actor
Freddy Fender, born Baldemar Garza Huerta in San Benito, Texas, United States, was a Mexican-American Tejano, country and rock and roll musician, known for his work as a solo artist and in the groups Los Super Seven and the Texas Tornados. He is best known for his 1975 hits "Before the Next Teardrop...

Freddy Fender Stats

Nickname

: Freddie Fender, Baldemar Huerta, Baldemar Garza Huerta, Fender, Freddy, El Bebop Kid, Scotty Wayne

Profession

: Singer, Guitarist, Musician, Actor

Height

: 5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)

Ethnicity

: Mexican American

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Jun 4, 1937 - Oct 14, 2006 (69 years old)

Place of Birth

: San Benito

Date of Death

: Oct 14, 2006

Place of Death

: Corpus Christi

Cause of Death

: Lung cancer
Appearances

Freddy Fender Film Roles

  1. The Milagro Beanfield War
    Mayor Sammy Cantu
  2. Country Music America: Freddy Fender and Mel McDaniel
  3. Freddy Fender: Live at the Renaissance Center
  4. Country Music's Best
  5. 25 Country Classics

Freddy Fender TV Guest Roles

  1. Host: Frankie Valli
  2. The Marcy Connection
    Kellner
  3. Host: Ray Charles
  4. New Year's Rockin' Eve '76
  5. Season 2, Episode 18
  6. Host: Judy Collins
  7. Mexican Roots Music Celebration: Freddy Fender / David Hidalgo / Cesar Rosas / Tish Hinojosa / Ruben Ramos / Rick Trevino / Joe Ely
  8. Freddy Fender / The Supremes
  9. Freddy Fender
  10. Host: Seals & Crofts

Freddy Fender Albums

  1. Wasted Days & Wasted Nights
  2. The Best of Freddy Fender
  3. The Man from South of the Border
  4. 20 Golden Greats
  5. Crazy Cajun Recordings
  6. Favorite Ballads
    Favorite Ballads
  7. 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Freddy Fender
  8. The Best Of
  9. The Freddy Fender Collection
  10. Very Best of Freddy Fender