Mayte Gracia is famous American belly dancer on the American tv program named 'That's Incredible!' Mayte Gracia during that period she was the world's youngest professional belly dancer. Now she is now only known as a belly dancer but also as an actress, singer, and choreographer.
Mayte is a married woman who had gone through the terrible pain of losing child and miscarriage. These issues led her to unsuccessful marriage life however she comes up strong and now standing strong at the height of success. At present Mayte has adopted a daughter and is living with her.
Mayte Gracia started belly dancing when she was three and became a professional just in eight
Mayte Gracia was born on 12 November 1973 in Alabama. Her father was Major John Gracia, USA – Retired. As being a daughter of army person her mother Janelle Gracia and she had to relocate throughout US and Germany. Both of her father and mother belong to a Puerto Rican clan. She spent her childhood in Alabama but did her graduation from General H.H. Arnold High School located in Wiesbaden, Germany.
Mayte's mother has a great hand in the success of her daughter. Her mother was a dance teacher at a school and she continually trained and passed her skilled to Mayte. She was so well taught that she was able to be a professional at the age of eight and had the confidence to appear in the TV show.
Mayte Gracia married a pop star but unfortunately suffered miscarriage while pregnant
Mayte Gracia married the late American musician Prince on 1996's Valentine's Day in Minneapolis. They welcomed their first child on 16 October 1996 but unfortunate happened when the baby was found diagnosed with a very rare congenital defect. The boy, Ahmiir, soon died a week later after his birth.
After one year later Mayte got pregnant with her second child sadly she lost her second baby in the second trimester. There is a note of Mayte written in her book "The Most Beautiful" where she expressed that she was very much broken when she came to know she isn't getting the bless to be a mother for the second time.
Well, that was the reason the divorce between Mayte and Prince occurred. Prince filed for divorce in June 2000 as soon after the loss of his child for his second child left him devastated and stopped talking with wife Mayte. Mayte too hasn’t got over the grief of losing her children, "I don’t think he ever got over it. I don’t know how anybody can get over it. I know I haven't."
We can see how much Mayte loved her ex-husband looking at the tattoo she got as the remembrance and tribute of her late husband Prince as her love symbol.
Who is Mayte Gracia now with? Do you know about her boyfriend? What about the adoption?
Mayte Gracia and Prince got divorced in 2000 after four years of their marriage. As Mayte was left by Prince she was in a very destructive situation. Prince was not only her life partner but also the one who assisted to reach in the height she is now. Mayte will always respect and love Prince for rest of her life.
As this pair got divorced Mayte was very much supported by her drummer boyfriend Motley Crue. They stayed in a relationship for two years but later got separated. Now Mayte is living with her daughter Gia after her adoption and run rescue home for animals.
- 5.4 feet
- 12 November 1973
- Dancer, Actress, Singer and Choreographer
- $2.5 million
- Motley Crue