Juan Pablo Galavis

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Full Name Juan Pablo Galavis
Age 39 Years Old
Nick Name Juan
Gender Male
Birth Date August 5th, 1981
Birth Place Ithaca

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About Juan Pablo Galavis 

An American-born Venezuelan former professional soccer midfielder/forward is named for Juan Pablo Galavis. He retired in the year 2008 and began his career in the music industry. He has played for the Primera Division Venezolana with Dep. Italchacao, Monagas SC, Aragua FC, Guaros FC, Miami FC. In the year 2013, he was chosen as the first Latino star of the ABC-TV reality show "The Bachelor" after 17 editions. Prior to this, he began filming television commercials and had a short stint working as a television presenter for a Miami-based sports show, Mega TV's "Mega News".

Recently, Juan Pablo Galavis said that he doesn't keep up with the "The Bachelor" franchise. But now that his ex Clare Crawley is set to be the next Bachelorette, Juan Pablo suddenly has a lot of opinions about the show. Now, he's focused on the other love of his life: his 11-year-old daughter Camila. The two are big into TikTok, even making dance videos together in matching sweatsuits. The upcoming premiere of Clare Crawley's season of The Bachelorette has fans rewatching her time on The Bachelor, where she was left hanging after Bachelor Juan Pablo Galavis chose to stay with Nikki Ferrell on the season finale.  

Juan Pablo Galavis in The Bachelor

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Juan Pablo Galavis is famous for being former professional soccer. He is best known for appearing in the ABC-TV reality show "The Bachelor" after 17 editions.

Juan Pablo Galavis was born on 5th August 1981 in Ithaca, New York, the USA. His birth name/real name is Juan Pablo Galavis Guinand. As of 2020, he celebrated his 39th birthday. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is Venezuelan-American. He was born to his Venezuelan parents; Saul Galavis (Father) and Nelly Guinand (Mother), and later he moved with his family to Barquisimeto, Venezuela, when he was only two years old. He is the second of three siblings. Leo is his Zodiac sign and his religion is Christian. He attended Roberts Wesleyan College.

With an athletic body build, Jual Pablo Galavis is a very handsome person. He has got an average height of 5 ft 11 in. His body weight consists of 83 Kg. He has a pair of blue eye color and his hair color is golden-brown. Overall, he has got a healthy body with a charming and attractive personality. 

Juan Pablo Galavis's Football Career

  • Juan Pablo came back to the United States to play college soccer for Roberts Wesleyan College, whereas of 2006 he was tied with two others for that team's third-highest number of assists (25). 
  • Moreover, he has played fo the Primera Division Venezolana with Dep. Italchacao, Monagas SC, Aragua FC and Guaros FC.
  • In February 2008, he joined Miami FC.
  • In the same year, he retired and began his career in music.

Juan Pablo Galavis's Entertainment Career

  • After his retirement, he landed his steps in the music world and started his profession as a music business that includes promotional work in the Miami bar and club scene.
  • Additionally, he started working with Venezuelan musician Frank Santofimio and Mario Donoso. They were together promoting Venezuelan duet Chino y Nacho.
  • Later, he began filming television commercials and had a short stint working as a television presenter for a Miami-based sports show, Mega TV's "Mega News".
  • Not only this but also he appeared as a contestant on the ABC reality-television dating competition "The Bachelorette" in May 2013. But he was eliminated in the midway of the season.
  • ABC then announced on 5th August 2013 that he would star in season 18 of "The Bachelor" which was scheduled to premiere in January 2014. 
  • He also opposed the idea of the show featuring an openly gay bachelor, saying, "I don't think it is a good example for kids to watch that on TV" and that gay people are "more pervert in a sense."
  • Later, he apologized, saying the comments were taken out of context and citing his lack of full fluency in English, stating, "The word pervert was not what I meant to say... What I meant to say was that gay people are more affectionate and intense and for a segment of the TV audience this would be too racy to accept."

Juan Pablo Galavis and Osmariel Villalobos DIVORCE

Juan Pablo Galavis and Osmariel Villalobos

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Juan Pablo Galavis was a married man. He was married to his beautiful wife, Osmariel Villalobos who is a Venezuelan TV show host, model as well as a Venezuelan beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Earth Venezuela the year in 2011. Since the year 2016, the duo began dating each other and on 7th August 2017, it was announced that the two had married. In the year 2019, the duo divorced due to some issues. “I want to close this chapter of my life in the same way it began, with LOVE, because even though I didn’t have a fairy tale, Juan Pablo tried to make me happy and I [tried to] make him happy … and in reality that is most important. You deserve this clarification, and so here it is. We are divorced,” Osmariel said via Instagram. “I believe that thanks to my past I am the person of the present (much more mature and with more experience).” As of today, he seems to be singe. He is currently focusing on his career and he is living a happy life without any disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

Previously, he and his former girlfriend, Venezuelan actress Carla Rodriguez, have a daughter called Camila born on 14th February 2009. Later, the duo ended their relationship in October 2014 as he selected Nikki Ferrell during his season of The Bachelor.

Juan Pablo Galavis's Net Worth 2020

Juan Pablo Galavis is a very talented and successful person who was once a professional footballer as well as a TV star. He has made a huge amount of money throughout his career. As of 2020, he has an estimated net worth of $1.3 million dollars. The details about his career earnings and salary are still to get unfold yet. As of now, he is satisfied with his career and he is living a luxurious lifestyle. His source of wealth comes from television shows.