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Alejandro Cabello and Sinuhe Estrabao were determined to provide their daughter, Camila Cabello, with a better future, despite having to endure a period of separation.
When Camila was just five years old, Estrabao left Cuba with her for Mexico in search of a new life.
After arriving in Mexico, they embarked on a long journey to the United States, where they stayed with a family friend while Estrabao established herself.
However, only a year later, Cabello joined them in the US. In 2016, Cabello was granted his green card and now co-owns a construction company with Estrabao.
Camila’s success with Fifth Harmony led her to dedicate a song to her father at the 2020 Grammy Awards, bringing Senior Cabello to tears.
Who Is Alejandro Cabello?
Alejandro Cabello is Camila Cabello’s father, born in Mexico on October 28, 1968. His full name is Alejandro Cabello. He is currently 54 years old and is of English nationality. His mother’s name is Mercedes Cabello.
Alejandro Cabello identifies as a straight male, and his horoscope sign is Scorpio. He is married to Sinuhe Cabello, and they have two children together.
The Father Of Camila Cabello Is A Mexican Immigrant
There is limited information available about Alejandro Cabello’s background, but it is known that he arrived in the United States a year and a half after his wife and daughter.
Camila eagerly anticipated his arrival, marking each passing day on a Disney calendar with an “X.”
Camila was ecstatic when Alejandro Cabello finally joined his family in the US. Despite being in the country for several years and working as a car washer at a mall, he only received his green card in 2016.
At 15, Camila expressed her desire to audition for “The X-Factor” to her parents. Accompanied by her younger sister and grandmother, they embarked on a 12-hour journey to North Carolina, where Camila was accepted into the show and placed in the group Fifth Harmony.
Alejandro Cabello’s Emotional Grammys Moment With Daughter’s Song
At the 2020 Grammys, Camila dedicated the song “First Man” from her second solo album, “Romance,” to Alejandro Cabello, who sat in the front row.
As she performed, Alejandro was overwhelmed with emotions and couldn’t contain his tears.
As the song ended, Camila descended the stairs toward her dad and reached out to him affectionately.
When she finally sang the last note, they embraced, leaving nearby celebrities like Gwen Stefani also in tears.
Who Is Sinuhe Estrabao?
Camila Cabello’s mother, Sinuhe Estrabao, was born in Cuba on December 25, 1968. However, limited information is available regarding her family, including her parents and siblings’ names and professions.
Despite being a Cuban national, Sinuhe follows the Christian faith and has a Capricorn zodiac sign according to astrology. Although it is speculated that she completed her formal education, details of her schooling and higher education remain unknown.
Camila’s Mom Emigrated For Her Future
During an interview with Glamour in 2017, Sinuhe Estrabao, an architect from Cuba, shared her and her daughter’s story of leaving Cuba for America with only a backpack of their belongings.
Estrabao’s main goal was to provide better opportunities for Camila, but the decision to leave home was not an easy one, as she had to leave everything behind, including her job, friends, and family.
The initial years in America were also tough, but Estrabao persevered and worked at Marshall’s while pursuing a degree in general, contracting to provide for her family.
When Camila expressed her desire to audition for “The X-Factor,” Estrabao was hesitant due to her daughter’s introversion.
However, after seeing Camila overcome her shyness and body-image issues, Estrabao believed in her daughter’s potential to conquer her fears.
After Alejandro Cabello joined his family in America, he and Estrabao started their own construction company.