José Marín also popular as Trino Marìn who is the first husband of the late Jenni Rivera. Despite, Jenni death Marin is popular as ex-husband of Jenni who was an American singer, songwriter and actress.

Jenni Rivera's ex-husband Jose Trinidad Marin
Caption: Jenni Rivera's ex-husband Jose Trinidad Marin (Photo: Wiki Project)

Who is Jose Trinidad Marin Mother? 

On February 15, 1964, Jose Trinidad Marin was born in California, USA whose mother and father identity kept private. His birth sign is Aquarius who is of mixed ethnicity. 

Also, he is a firm believer of Christianity. Primarily, Marin's parents raised him in Mexico before moving their way to the United States of America. He has completed his high school education from local high school. 

Married Life Between Jose Trinidad Marin & Jenni Rivera

According to reports, Jose and Jenni relationship started when they were studying in high school. At the age of 20, he got married to Jenni who was only 15 years old at the time of their marriage. Marin tied the wedding knot with his wife Jenni Rivera in the year 1984 in a private ceremony. 

Jose Trinidad Marin picture attached with ex-wife Jenni Rivera
Caption: Jose Trinidad Marin picture attached with ex-wife Jenni Rivera (Photo: Bfive)

Already, she was expecting her first kid at the time of their marriage. Jose and Jenni marry the person, they love the most and have a certain expectation. However, Jenni married life was fraught with difficulties and continual abuse. Her beloved husband Jose not only physically assaulted her also sexually abused her sister and two daughters.  

Trinidad Father of 3 Children

Trinidad and Jenni became parents of a child when they were still in high school. He became dad on  June 26th, 1985 after Jenni gave birth to their elder daughter Chiquis Rivera. Soon after, they became parents of 2nd child a daughter Jacqie Campos on November 20th, 1989. 

On September 11, 1991, they became parents of a son Michael Marin. All of his children are succeeding in their various fields. His elder daughter Chiquis followed in her mother's footsteps and became a singer. Other of his 2 kids went on to work as actors in English and Mexican films and television series.

Reason for Divorce of Jose Trinidad Marin & Jenni Rivera

Jenni filed for divorce in the early 1990s after ultimately decided to call it quits after years and years of mental torment. In the year 1992, Jose Trinidad Marin and Jenni Rivera divorced was finalized. 

Jose Trinidad Marin giving the interview
Caption: Jose Trinidad Marin giving the interview (Photo: FootoSCAPE)

The prime reason for divorce was physical and mental abuse. Then Jenni was handed custody of her three kids. However, she didn't find out about her ex-sexual husband's abuse scandal until several years after the divorce. 

What is the Height of Jose Trinidad Marin?

  1. Jose Trinidad Marin has a height of 177 cm or  5 feet 10 inches tall.
  2. Marin body weighs around 67Kg  Approx or 147 pound. 
  3. Jose has dark brown eyes color with black color hair.

Marin's ex-wife Jenni 2nd & 3rd Husband

Jose late ex-wife Jenni married Juan Lopez after divorced with her 1st husband. Then they became parents of two children Jenicka Lopez born in the year 1997 and Johnny Lopez born in the year 2001. But their married life ended with divorced in the year 2003.

But her ex-husband  Lopez died from complications of pneumonia while in prison in the year 2009. His ex-wife Jenni married for the third time with Esteban Loaiza. In the year 2010, they got married and only lasted for 2 years. So they got divorced in  2012 but never finalized because of her death.

Death of Jose Ex-wife Jenni Rivera

Jose Trinidad Marin ex-wife Jenni Rivera died at the age of 43 only. She along with her four staff died in the crash along with the two pilots.

Caption: Jose Trinidad Marin posing for a picture  (Photo: The Washington Independent)

The accident took place in the Learjet nose-dived into a mountainside on December 9, 2012. Jenni had  had performed in a concert in Monterrey, in the state Nuevo Leon before the accident.

What's Jose Trinidad Marin Net Worth?

Marin must collected decent sum of money once he worked as a restaurant manager. Jose Trinidad Marin has an estimated net worth over $100 thousand as per reports.

But his late ex-wife Jenni Rivera had an net worth of $25 Million at the time of her death. According to celebrity net worth his daughter Chiquis Rivera has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Just like her mother, she is also an American singer.

Career of Jose Trinidad Marin

Marin did a variety of odd jobs to make ends meet when he and Jenni initially started dating. Jose found a job as a restaurant manager and started to make a comfortable living. Also, he advised Jenni not to attend college and instead stay at home with their children and family.

Jose Trinidad Marin Sexually Abused

Jenni ex-husband Marin was sexually exploiting Rivera’s sister Rosie and his own daughters. He started molesting Rosie and his two daughters as well. Rosie first confessed to Jose’s wrongdoings in the year 1997. Then she claimed Marin molested her as well as daughter Chiquis.

It was found that he also abused his other daughter, Jacqie after they went for the physical examination. Rivera lodged a complaint against her former husband as soon as she heard the dreadful news. 

Jose Trinidad Marin sitting in a court room
Caption: Jose Trinidad Marin sitting in a court room (Photo: Mundo Hispanico)

Also, Jose ran away and became a fugitive after the court ordered him to appear. Marin even began a new life in Riverside County with a new identity. In April 2006, all of of his efforts to disappear were in vain after the authorities finally apprehended him. 

In the year 2007, he was sentenced to prison for 31-years after Jose found guilty of sexual abuse. He was convicted in nine counts of felonies including three counts of lewd act upon a child, three counts of oral copulation of a child, one count of aggravated sexual assault. 

Jose Trinidad Marin Relationship with His Children

Marin's daughters are still on good terms with him. His elder daughter Chiquis was getting married then she got a call from her old man straight from the prison.

Picture of Jose Trinidad Marin's children
Caption: Picture of Jose Trinidad Marin's children (Photo: People)

Then she recorded this whole incident as a part of her YouTube vlog. His eldest daughter Chiquis said, 
“I just would like to tell my father that I love him and I forgive him. He may not think that I love him, but I do.”


Is Jose Trinidad Marin Still in Jail?

Yes, Jose Trinidad Marin is still in jail but news of him coming out are coming but yet to be confirmed. Then Rivera younger sister Rosie confessed that Marin used to sexually molest her. In the year 1997, she revealed this news after the divorce of Jose and her sister.

Then case filed against Joe in the court in 1997. Marin spent 9 years as a fugitive in molestation case. In April 2006, he convicted of sexual assault and rape. Finally, Jose sentenced to more than 31 years in prison without parole. 

Is Jose Trinidad Marin Alive or Death? 

Jose Trinidad Marin is still alive yet to be death. However, there are news of his death. But he is still in jail. So, Jose still alive and kicking.