Erik Estrada was born Henry Enrique Estrada in New York City on March 16th 1949 to Renildo and Carmon. Erik has one brother(Joey) and one sister( Carmen)
Erik has been married three times, Joyce Miller, Peggy Rowe(Mother of his two sons, Anthony and Brandon).Presently he is married to Nanette Dernise Mirkovich (Mother of his daughter Francesca born Jan, 5th 2000)
Before he wanted to act he had intentions of being a cop in New York City, But when he enrolled in his high school drama club because of a girl he was interested in he ended up getting the lead role in a play.
Getting his first acting job when actor/dirctor Don Murray choice him to star in a true story " Cross and the Switchblade"
Then in 1977 he landed a role in the biggest hit show of the late 70's early 80's "CHiPs"
When "CHiPs" was cancelled in 1982 Erik went back to his acting roots in New York to star in a limited engagment in the off-broadway production of " True West"
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