Freddie Bailon, renowned as Freddy, was born as Freddy Clotario Bailon in Ecuador. He immigrated to the United States at the age of thirty-five in 1969 and eventually secured a green card through marriage to Nilda Felix (nee Alicea) from New York City. Initially struggling with English, he persisted through the challenges of communication.
Freddie Bailon hails from Ecuadorian descent, with ancestors of Spanish Jewish heritage.
He is an American citizen.
Details about Freddie Bailon’s profession remain undisclosed, but historical records suggest he once performed as a singer at a nightclub in Flushing, New York, where he first encountered his former wife.
Freddie Bailon gained recognition as the father of the esteemed actress, singer, and former ‘The Cheetah Girls’ member, Adrienne Bailon. He made appearances on his daughter’s YouTube channel, ‘All About Adrienne,’ narrating his family’s journey as immigrants to the United States. His story resonated with the audience, further spotlighting him during an episode of ‘Keeping Up with The Kardashians’ alongside his daughter Adrienne, who was dating Rob Kardashian at the time.
Freddie Bailon is blessed with two daughters, Adrienne Bailon and Claudette Bailon. Adrienne is a well-known actress, singer, and influencer, while Claudette serves as a nurse and is married with two children. In Adrienne’s video exploring their family’s heritage, Freddie’s mother is mentioned as Rita Cevallos Bailon, and he asserts having six siblings. In another video, Freddie shares the possibility of Spanish Jewish ancestry linked to their family name Alvares.
Freddie Bailon was formerly married to Nilda Felix (nee Alicea), with whom he shares his two daughters, Adrienne Bailon and Claudette Bailon.
Relationship with Adrienne Bailon:
During her childhood, Adrienne Bailon admitted to having a complicated and uneasy bond with her father, Freddie Bailon. However, she actively works to forge a closer connection with him, aiming to compensate for the losses of her early years. Adrienne recognizes herself to be more akin to her father than her mother, as highlighted in her YouTube video about her family’s ancestry. She takes immense pride in her father’s immigrant background.
As of October 7, 2021, Freddie Bailon is said to be eighty years old.
While information regarding Freddie Bailon’s financial standing remains limited, diligent research indicates an estimated net worth of $5 Million. Exact figures and salary details, however, have not been publicly disclosed.