Brazilian TV star and model who won Latin Grammy Awards for Best Latin Children's Album in 2002 and 2003. She also won an Extra Television Special Award in 2011.
She was named the richest woman in Brazil, being worth over $1 billion.
She has dated famous athlete Pele.
She began a career in modeling at age 16 after being discovered by a publishing company.
She and her family moved to Rio de Janeiro in 1970. She has a daughter named Sasha.
- The meaning of the name Xuxa: Queen