Name: Julio Iglesias

Birth date: September 23, 1943

Star sign: Libra

Family: Father Julio Iglesias, a gynaecologist, and mother Mamen, a home-maker of noble lineage

Residence: Miami, holiday mansion with private beach in Dominican Republic

Hobbies: Fishing, motor racing and performing

Favourite foods: A self-confessed wine fancier, Julio has one of the finest “cellars” in the world

Previously linked to: Isabel Preysler, mother of Julio Jr, Enrique and Maria Isabel. Now divorced, he shares his life with Miranda Rijnsburger, with whom he has two sons and twin daughters

Studies: Studied Law at the University of Madrid and Murcia, finally completed his course in 2001 at the insistence of his father

Career: A promising goal keeper with top Spanish team Real Madrid, he studied law following a car accident and then became a singer

Awards: Has earned the world's only diamond disc, with over 2,500 platinum and gold discs to his name. Also received a Best Latin Pop Artist Grammy in 1988

Sales at the end of 2001: Over 250 million international album sales in more languages than any other artist – a world record

Motto: “I am true to love”

Name: Julio Iglesias Jr

Birthdate: February 25, 1973

Star Sign: Pisces

Height: 5'10'' / 1.80m

Weight: 165 lbs, 75 kilos

Family: Father Julio Iglesias and mother Isabel Preysler. Sister, Chabeli, and brother Enrique

Residence: Madrid as a child; now has mansion on South Beach, Miami

Hobbies: Windsurfing, waterskiing, judo, karate, and horse riding

Favourite Colour: Blue

Food: Pasta with lots of cheese

Previously linked to: Cuban model Yvette Prieto

Studies: Communications at the University of San Francisco

Career: Modelled for Versace and Mario Testino whilst still at school, later starred in Mexican and American soaps before starting his singing career

Awards: Best New Artist at annual FAMA awards

Sales at the end of 2001: Not available

Motto: “Be number one”

Name: Enrique Iglesias Preysler

Birth date: May 8, 1975

Star sign: Taurus

Height: 5ft 10in/1.80m

Weight: 170lbs/80 kilos

Family: Father Julio Iglesias and mother Isabel Preysler. Sister, Maria Isabel, known as “Chabeli”, and brother Julio Jose

Residence: Madrid as a child; now has home on Sunset Island, Miami

Hobbies: Practical jokes and watersports, especially surfing

Favourite foods: Spanish melon, lettuce, oysters, sushi and junk food

Previously linked to: New York model Lori Kerper, Brazilian model Sofia Vergara

Studies: Dropped out his Business Studies course at the University of Miami when he signed to Fonovista

Career: Studied business before becoming an almost overnight Latin pop sensation

Awards: Holds over 25 international awards, including a 1997 Grammy for Best Latin Pop Performance

Sales at the end of 2001: 25 million albums worldwide

Motto: “Try and be happy every day”