Contact Us

Selena Shot 19 Years Ago Today

On March 31, 1996, Selena Quintania was shot dead by her former assitant, Yolanda Saldivar. The news of her death shook, not only the Mexican Amercian Community, but the entire nation. ABC covered the story that evening. I was working at KICK FM in Dallas. People would stop me on the street and ask me for information on Selena. People who had never heard of her or listen to her music wanted to learn about her.

It was 19 years ago today that Selena died in a Corpus Christi hospital. She was an incredibly talented yet humble person. She always made time to stop and sign autographs

Getty Images

Best of 93.1 KISS FM

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kisselpaso.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.