Currently alive, at 42 years of age.
1973 – Born on February 4th in East Los Angeles, California. A Mexican-American boxer. After he turned pro, he went on to win five world boxing titles in five different weight classes. Nominated for a Grammy for his single "Ven a Mi".
1981 – De la Hoya was the youngest fighter who won first place in Freewill games.
1992 – Coming up in the amateur boxing circuit in Los Angeles, Oscar won the Olympic gold medal for boxing at the age of 19.
2000 – He released his self titled album, "Oscar de la Hoya", a Latin Pop album with thirteen tracks in both English and Spanish, by EMI International on October 10th.
2001 – Married the Puerto Rican singer, Millie Corretjer on October 5th and they had one child.