Not only famous people will always make headlines. People who are linked with those famous people will also make headlines. Same goes to Mirtha Jung who came to headline after she got married to a former drug smuggler George Jung.
Mirtha Jung was born Mirtha Calderon in Cuba. Her exact date of birth has not been revealed by her yet. However, she celebrates her birthday every December 3rd and now she is in her 60’s.
Besides that, there is no information regarding her date of birth, family, siblings, education, and her early days.
Mirtha who is at her 60’s is a married woman. She got married to George Jung, a former drug trafficker, and smuggler in 1977. Their marriage ceremony was done privately. People who attended their ceremony were their close friends and family members.
Following a year of their marriage, they welcomed their first baby girl Kristina Sunshine Jung on August 1, 1978. Their married life was like a roller coaster ride, however, George shared an intimated relationship with his daughter Kristina.
The family of three were living their happy married life, however, things didn’t work between the two and got divorced in 1984. Their 7 years of married life ended on that year.
However, after their divorce, George moved on his life and married his second wife Ronda Clay Spinello Jung. But, in the case of Mirtha, she didn’t marry anyone after she got divorced.
During an interview with Mirtha, she told that George is the only man she ever loved. At now Mirtha and her daughter Kristina is staying far away from the drugs. Kristina does not want to repeat the same mistake what her parents did. Moreover, Mirtha is totally away from the media after she got separated from George.
Mirtha has not revealed any information about her net worth to the media yet. However, her ex-husband Geroge Jung has an estimated net worth which is more than $100 million. He made his net worth through smuggling the drugs.
According to some source, she is currently living her decent life with her estimated net worth of $6 million.
Talking about Mirtha’s career, he rose to fame after the release of an American biographical crime film Blow. The film was about her cocaine smuggler husband George Jung. It covers the drug dealer’s illegal works alongside his family life. In the movie, Mirtha’s role was played by a Spanish actor and model Penelope Cruz where the popular actor Johnny Depp played as George.
Besides, as shown in the movie, George has executed several drugs. After transporting the drugs, he eventually became one of the leading drug dealers of America. He went on carrying around 300 kilograms form which he earned about $15 million per run.
However, in 1994, George was arrested with 1,754 pounds of Cocaine in Topeka, Kansas for which he was sentenced for 60 years of prison. Furthermore, after he was released from prison in November 2014, he was again arrested in December 2016 for parole violation.
According to the source, he was released from the jail in July 2017 completing his punishment.