Freddy Fender

Freddy Fender bio

Birth Name: Baldemar Garza Huerta

Occupation: World Music Singer

Place Of Birth: TX

Date Of Birth: June 4, 1937

Date Of Death: October 14, 2006

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: American

Freddy Fender was born on the 4th of June, 1937. He was known for being a World Music Singer. Texas-based Tejano country singer who sang the 1970s singles “Before the Next Teardrop Falls” and “Wasted Days and Wasted Nights.”

Freddy Fender was born in TX. He dropped out of school at age sixteen and served in the U.S. Marine Corps for three years. He also worked with the groups Los Super 7 and the Texas Tornados during his five-decade singing career.

Freddy Fender was a Gemini and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Freddy Fender was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Baldemar Garza Huerta is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Freddy’s Baldemar Garza Huerta attended Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, TX.


Freddy Fender’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Freddy Fender’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Freddy Fender kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Freddy Fender was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Baldemar Garza Huerta
NICKNAME: El Bebop Kid, Scotty Wayne
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Freddy Fender was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Freddy Fender was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Freddy Fender had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Freddy Fender’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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