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8.27.2008

Gretchen Espina




Gretchen Espina
AKA Gretchen Stephanie Mendiola Espina

  • 1st Filipina champion of GMA 7's Pinoy Idol contest (2008)


QUOTE
"I have the talent. I probably would not have lasted long in the competition if people were not impressed with how I performed."

DATE OF BIRTH
1988

BIRTHPLACE
Quezon City, Philippines

FATHER: Rogelio "Roger" J. Espina
MOTHER: Cecil Mendiola


USEFUL LINKS

Pinoy Idol: Talent, not connections, got me here
Pinoy Idol Contestant Gretchen Espina
Gretchen Espina is first 'Pinoy Idol'
Gretchen Espina, first Pinoy Idol
Wikipedia Article on Gretchen Espina


Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

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