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Facts of Lucila Mebarak

Full NameLucila Mebarak
First NameLucila
Last NameMebarak
ProfessionCelebrity Stepmother
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual Orientationstraight
SpouseWilliam Mebarak Chadid
No Of Children9

Lucila Mebarak is the stepmom of Shakira and the former wife of William Mebarak Chadid

Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a well-known Colombian singer and songwriter. Originally, she belonged to Barranquilla, Colombia

Other than that, she is referred to as the Queen of Latin Music. She has been able to earn fame in both markets, i.e., English and Spanish.

For how long Lucila and William were together after marriage?

Sadly, Lucila and William aren't together now. Nevertheless, the former couple had an excellent relationship in the past. 

The individuals had also shared an incredible time for sure. However, after a decade, Lucila and William didn't feel any sparkle in their marriage. 

Numerous differences were raised between the pair, and finally, they took the decision to split up. 

After the separation, Lucila's partner had a tough time raising their kids as he was financially unstable at that moment. After few years, William found his soul mate in Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado.

Lucila Mebarak stepdaughter Shakira with her mom Nidia.
Lucila Mebarak stepdaughter Shakira with her mom Nidia. Source: Instagram

Nine children of Lucila

Lucila has experienced motherhood nine times with her former partner William

However, one of her sons died in a car accident. As per the current scenario, Lucila is the mother of eight kids, and William is still a father to nine as Shakira is the only daughter from his next marriage.

Coming to Lucila, her kids Tonino serves as a road manager to Shakira, Alberto is a lawyer, Edward is an engineer, Antonio is an entrepreneur, Robin and Moises served as a former FC Barcelona player, Patricia is a teacher, and Lucy serves as a physician.

Her ex-husband 90th Birthday

Lucila's ex-husband William has reached his 90's. Shakira was spotted honoring her father on the special occasion. 

The artist shared a special message on social media for her dad. She congratulated Mr. Mebarak by uploading a beautiful picture including the artist herself, her mom Nidia and dad William in a frame. 

She further added that her father had been her great inspiration claiming him as the light that had enlightened her path. 

She didn't stop here, but she credited Mr. Mebarak as her everything and mainly her best buddy to date. 

Lastly, she wished Happy 90 years that had been spent spectacularly to her beloved dad. 

Lucila Mebarak ex-husband and stepdaughter Shakira.
Lucila Mebarak ex-husband and stepdaughter Shakira. Source: Instagram

Recalling the singer's childhood and earlier life

Shakira was always interested in art since the beginning of her childhood. She even began writing poetry when she was four years old

Other than that, she adores dancing. Back then, she used to dance and sing for her schoolmates and professors and entertain them throughout. 

She achieved the nickname as the belly dancer girl too. Moreover, She was popular in her community and was called to give a performance at numerous events then. 

Well, Monica Ariza, who served as a producer of a local theatre, insisted Ciro Vargas, an executive of Sony Colombia to hold an audition for Shakira

The result was obvious that her stepdaughter successfully impressed him with her performance. She was signed for three albums for Sony Colombia

From then to now, she has been phenomenal. She had won two Grammy awards and is known as the proud recipient of Latin Grammy awards

Other than that, she says that John Lennon is her major influence. 

The quick bite of her life is that Valerie Dominguez, a former Miss Colombia, shares the relationship of cousin to her. 

Net worth

Since Lucila's financial details are not there, we will rely on her stepdaughter's net worth having $400 million in total. 

Net worth$400 million
Income sourceBusinesswoman, philanthropist, singer, songwriter, and dancer


  1. Her stepdaughter is 45 years old.

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Updated On Mon Feb 14 2022 Published On Sat Feb 12 2022 By shaumya

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