Mirtha Jung is well known for being married to a drug smuggler, George Jung. She belongs to a Cuban descent and was born on 3rd December.
Mirtha and George were both the member of a large drug association that smuggled drugs from Colombia to the US. Mirtha met George firstly met for a deal in Colombia.
Even because of a large gap of the 10-year in their age, they dated each other and after a while; they got married. Mirtha and George have a daughter named Kristina Sunshine.
Mirtha Jung Biography
After a few years of marriage, Mirtha divorced George because she knew that they both as parents did not offer love and time to their daughter. She was imprisoned (jailed) for drug possession, when Kristina was a small child and after her release; she quit drugs. She now lives a clean life.
She came under the public attention after the release of her movie ‘Blow,’ which was nominated for the ‘Oscar’ 2001. The movie was based on her and George. George’s role was played by Johnny Depp. And Her character was played by Penelope Cruz.
Mirtha was born with the surname Calderon. According to records, there is some confusion regarding her birth date, as some sources say she was born on December 3, while others claim she was born on August 3.
Relationship Status of Mirtha Jung
Mirtha came to know George through their cocaine contacts in Colombia. After that, they start dating each other for more than 2 years. At that time, she was just 24 years George was 34 years old. After several years of their dating, they got married in 1977.
Mirtha admired and love George sincerely, but their relationship spoiled a few years after their marriage. Their business of drug becomes the cause of their separation.
After they divorced, George married Ronda Clay Spinello.