Carlos Salinas De Gortari
Carlos Salinas de Gortari
Celebrated Name: Carlos Salinas de Gortari
Real Name/Full Name: Carlos Salinas de Gortari
Gender: Male
Age: 76 years old
Birth Date: 3rd April 1948
Birth Place: Mexico
Nationality: Mexican
Height: 5ft 6in
Weight: 83 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife Ana Paula Gerard Rivero
Children Five
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Carlos Salinas de Gortari Gay? Straight
Profession: Politician
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in [current date format=’Y’]: $25 million
Last Updated: [current date format=’F Y’]

Carlos Salinas is a Mexican economist and politician. In his earlier career, he worked in the Budget Secretariat. He is often referred to as the most unpopular former president of Mexico. He was a skilled dressage horseman, and also a member of the Mexico national team at the Pan-American games in Colombia, Cali. He was one of the Mexicans who studied in his generation at elite foreign universities.

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Early Life & Biography

He was born on 3rd April 1948. He is the second born of five children of a government official and economist Raul Salinas Lozano and Margarita De Gortari De Salinas. His father served as President of Adolfo Lopez Mateo’s as the minister of commerce and industry.

On December 18, 1951, a tragedy happened when he was playing with his older brother and an eight-year-old friend they found a loaded rifle, one of them shot and killed Salinas family maid Manuela, and the incident was declared an accident; There parents were blamed by a judge for leaving a loaded weapon in reach of their children.

He attended the National Autonomous University in Mexico. He did economics. Carlos was active in the PRI youth movement, and a political club, his friends, continued to be close to him when he was president.  Carlos earned a master’s degree from Harvard University. He went on to earn a PhD in 1978.

Personal Life

Salinas met his wife, Cecilia Yolanda Occelli. When he was ten years old, in 1965, they began dating when he was 17-years she was 16-years old. The relationship ended when he moved to the United States, they later connected in Williamsburg, in the United States. They got engaged and married in April 1972; they had a ceremony in Mexico City. They moved to Boston, Carlos was completing his doctorate and masters at Harvard University.

The discovered Occelli was pregnant during Salina’s first semester at Harvard. The couple got their first daughter on 22nd 1974 January. They had two more children Emilia no, who was born on 19th January 1976; in 1979, they got Juan Cristobal.  From 1988 to 1994, his wife served as First Lady of Mexico during Salinas’s presidency. They later divorced in 1995. He later married his second wife, Ana Paula the couple had three children Ana Emilio was born in January, their second born was born in 1998, they got their last born son Mateo in 2006.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 3rd April 1948, Carlos Salinas de Gortari is 76 years old as of today’s date [current date]. His height is 5ft 6in tall, and his weight is 83 kg.


In 1982 he was tapped by President Miguel de la Madrid he served as a Minister of planning and Budget. A position that previously held by De la Madrid, Salinas had the main rival in the cabinet his rival was Jesus Silva Herzog, he was the Minister of finance. He thought to destroy the reputation of Silva Herzog.

He became the presidential candidate in a very difficult time for the PRI for the first time it was faced by significant opposition. He became popular and the first opposing candidate to fill the Zocalo and threaten the PRI, it had won all the presidential elections ever since 1929. The modern computing system was installed to count the votes. On July 6, 1988, the Election Day, the system crashed when it was finally restored. Carlos Salinas was declared the winner. Salinas served for six years.

Awards & Achievements

Carlos’s hard work was recognized, and he was honored with the Special Lifetime Achievement and leadership Award by the Filipino Shipowners Association; he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Merit by the Philippine government.

Net Worth & Salary of Carlos Salinas de Gortari in 2024

Carlos Salinas De Gortari Net Worth
Carlos Salinas De Gortari Net Worth

Carlos is an economist and politician. His net worth has been growing significantly. His wealth is mostly for being a successful world Leader; none of this happened without some struggle. The vulnerability of standing up and putting yourself out there is powerful; that what this politician did, he is now leaving a luxury life he has an estimated wealth of $25 million as of May 2024.

Carlos was the last president to be signed a budget whose spending was not subject to verification. Carlos admits felt out of place, but that feeling cultivated his sense of vulnerability, which helped to guide and strengthened his leadership.


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