Jose Trinidad Marin is also popular as Trino Marin who is the first husband of the late Jenni Rivera.

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

Jose Trinidad Marin Mother

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

Also, he is a firm believer in 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 at a local high school. 

Is Jose Trinidad Marin Married? 

According to reports, Jose and Jenni's 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's picture attached with ex-wife Jenni Rivera (Photo: B five)

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 certain expectations. However, Jenni married life was fraught with difficulties and continual abuse. Her beloved husband Jose not only physically assaulted her but also sexually abused her sister and two daughters.  

Jose Trinidad Marin Father of 3 Kids

Trinidad and Jenni became parents of a child when they were still in high school. He became a 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.

Jose Trinidad Marin & Jenni Rivera Divorce Cause

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

Jose Trinidad Marin Height

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

Jose Trinidad Marin ex-wife Jenni 2nd & 3rd Husband

Jose's late ex-wife Jenni married Juan Lopez after divorcing 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 divorce 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, 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.

Jose Trinidad Marin Ex-Wife Death

Jose Trinidad Marin's 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 performed in a concert in Monterrey, in the state of Nuevo Leon before the accident.

What is Jose Trinidad Marin Net Worth?

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

But his late ex-wife Jenni Rivera had a 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.

Jose Trinidad Marin Career

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's 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 her 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 courtroom (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 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 was found guilty of sexual abuse. He was convicted of nine counts of felonies including three counts of lewd acts upon a child, three counts of oral copulation of a child, and 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 when 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.”


Where is Jose Trinidad Marin Now? Still in Jail

Yes, Jose Trinidad Marin is still in jail but news of his coming out is coming but yet to be confirmed. Then Rivera's 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 the case was filed against Joe in court in 1997. Marin spent 9 years as a fugitive in the molestation case. In April 2006, he was convicted of sexual assault and rape. Finally, Jose was sentenced to more than 31 years in prison without parole. We hope Marin will be free & reconnect with his family.

Is Jose Trinidad Marin Alive or Death? 

Jose Trinidad Marin is still alive yet to be dead. However, there is news of his death. But he is still in jail. So, Jose is still alive and kicking. Also, rumors of him being out of jail have started.