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Fernando Gaitán (Fernando Gaitán Salom) was born on 9 November, 1960 in Bogota, Colombia, is a Colombian screenwriter. Discover Fernando Gaitán's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Fernando Gaitán networth?

Popular As Fernando Gaitán Salom
Occupation writer,producer,soundtrack
Age 59 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born 9 November 1960
Birthday 9 November
Birthplace Bogota, Colombia
Date of death January 29, 2019
Died Place Bogota, Colombia
Nationality Colombia

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Fernando Gaitán Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Fernando Gaitán's Wife?

His wife is Esperanza González (m. ?–2000)

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Wife Esperanza González (m. ?–2000)
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Children Ana María Gaitán, Luisa Fernanda Gaitán, Valentín Unai Gaitán Landaburu

Fernando Gaitán Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Fernando Gaitán worth at the age of 59 years old? Fernando Gaitán’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from Colombia. We have estimated Fernando Gaitán's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
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Source of Income Writer

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Gaitan died of heart failure in a Bogota hospital in 2019.


He was a writer and producer, known for Hasta que la plata nos separe (2006), Café con aroma de mujer (1993) and I Heart Betty La Fea (2008).


Fernando Gaitán was known for weaving different histories into diverse social contexts. He gained fame in Latin America after writing the telenovela Café, con aroma de mujer and world notoriety for his telenovela Yo soy Betty, la fea which has been adapted in different countries. Yo soy Betty, la fea won the TP de Oro for its nominated category, Mejor Telenovela (Best Soap Opera) in 2002. The TP de Oro awards are considered to be the most prestigious Spanish awards for television.


His Cafe con Aroma de Mujer (Coffee With the Scent of a Woman), a hit for Colombia's RCN TV in 1994, was remade in Mexico twice. The first version was TV Azteca's Cuando seas mia in 2001. As of 2007 Televisa was airing its own Cafe con Aroma de Mujer, with the title Destilando Amor.


Gaitán received multiple awards and nominations in Colombia and internationally; India Catalina Award (1993, 1994, 2000, 2001), Simón Bolívar Award (1994), El Tiempo Award (1999, 2000), Radio Caracas Televisión Award (2000), Asociación Cronistas del Espectáculo in the United States (1995), GES Awards and INTE Awards in Miami (2002).


Fernando Gaitán was born on November 9, 1960 in Bogotá, Colombia as Fernando Gaitán Salom.