- Faith: Christian - Catholic
- Career: Musician
- Birthday: December 02, 1978
- Accomplishments: Grammy Awards
- Fun Faith Fact!: First public performance was a duet with her mother at a church on Portugal Day
Worldwide phenom Nelly Furtado was born in Canada, and is an international musician, with albums in multiple languages. She says she owes much of her success to her parents and their constant encouragement during her early years to keep her going even when times were tough.