José Trinidad Marín is also known by another name,  Trino Marin. Trino Marin was born on the 15th of February 1964. His place of birth is California, the United States of America so he holds an American nationality. Jenni Rivera,  the famous  American singer, songwriter, actress, television producer, spokesperson, philanthropist and entrepreneur is her wife. He was her first husband. They were both high school sweethearts. Together, They have three children, two girls and a boy. Their children’s names are Jacqueline, Chiquis, and Michael. he is currently serving his jail sentence for his crimes.

Official Name José Trinidad Marín
Pet NameTrino Marin
Date of Birth 15th of February 1964
Current Age57 Years
Place of BirthCalifornia, the United States of America
WifeJenni Rivera
Marital Status Divorced
childrenThree(Two girls and a boy)
Name of Children Jacqueline, Chiquis, and Michael
HeightApproximately 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
Weight67 kg
Colour of HairBlack
Colour of EyesBlack
Zodiac SignAquarium
Net Worth$ 600 thousand – $ 800 thousand
Shoe size12.5 in
Measurement of BodyApproximately 44-32-38 inch
Biceps Size23 inches
Famous asJenni Rivera’s ex-husband

Personal life:

José Trinidad Marín is also called with other names such as Prill and Trino Marin. He rose to popularity after getting married to Jenni Rivera. They were both in the same high school when they met. They have three children named Jacqueline, Chiquis, and Michael. José Trinidad Marín and Jenni Rivera got married in the year  1984. They ended an 8-year long relationship when they got divorced in the year 1992. Information about his parents is not available at any forum.  His former wife, children, and sister-in-law are the only family members Trino Marin got. At the start of his career, he was a restaurant manager in California.

Crimes and Jail Sentence:

Younger sister of his famous wife Jenni Rivera and sister in law of José Trinidad Marín, Rosie Rivera accused him of abusing her for many years. She filed a  court case against him in the year 1997. An investigation launched by police confirms that all the allegations on José Trinidad Marín were true. He was declared a fugitive by the police and government when he ran and stayed in disguise for a nine-year.  In the year 2006, he was arrested and the court declared a 31-year jail sentence for him. He is currently in jail for 31 years. Rosie Rivera also accused him of sexually abusing his daughters and a medical test also confirms the same. But he still has a very amazing and close relationship with his daughters, Jacqueline, Chiquis. Her daughter received a call from her father at her wedding from jail.

Trino Marin Wife: Jenni Rivera

Jenny Rivera is the wife of Trino Marin. She is also going by the name Dolores Janney “Jenni” Rivera Saavedra. She is an American singer and she also worked as a songwriter, actress, television producer, spokesperson, philanthropist and entrepreneur. Her date of birth is the 2nd of July 1969. She died in a plane crash on the 9th of December 2012 when she was just 43 years of age. There were six other passengers were crashed near Monterrey, Mexico. En Memoria de la Diva de la Banda and Jenni Rivera Memorial Park are the two monuments that were created in her memory.  

Her father  Pedro Rivera and her mother Rosa Saavedra were both immigrants from Mexico. But Long Beach, California, the United States of America is the place she was born and raised in. She had one sister and four brothers. She is 2nd child of five siblings. Her brother is also a regional Mexican musician famously known as Lupillo. 

She got her graduate degree in business administration from California State University, Long Beach. The record label Cintas Acuario was owned by his father and she worked for her father on the record label after her graduation. Apart from working in the real estate industry, she also worked in the hotel industry for quite some time. After her death, the book Unbreakable: My Story, My Way was published and launched by her family in her memory. Her debut film was only released after death. The name of the film was  Filly Brown released in 2013.


Some news channels reported that José Trinidad Marín AKA Trino Marin is going to be released from jail because of his good behaviour. The rumour stayed viral for a very long time and became a hot topic among the public. later, his brother burst the bubble in a press conference that it was just a rumour nothing more than that. He is still in jail and completing his jail time with peace.