Jennifer Lynn Muñiz (Lopez; born July 24, 1969
- zodiac sign Leo
is an American
businesswoman, dancer and recording artist.
Lopez ventured into music in 1999 with the release of her debut album On the 6.
Her second album J.Lo
(2001) reached number one on the Billboard 200
the same week her film The Wedding Planner
led the box office,
becoming the first person to achieve a number one film and album in the same week.
Following her second divorce, she commenced a high-profile relationship with actor and director
, whom she became engaged to in November 2002.
The media began to refer to them as "Bennifer" and they became a prominent supercouple in the media and popular culture.
Bennifer became a popular term, which was eventually entered into urban dictionaries and neologism dictionaries as notable,
as the name blend started the trend of other celebrity couples being referred to by the combination of their first names.