Date of birth: June 29, 1980
Profession: Classical-Popular Crossover Singer
Hometown: Neath, Wales
Astral sign: Cancer
Height: 1.63 m
Katherine Jenkins (born 29 June 1980) is a Welsh mezzo-soprano. She is a classical-popular crossover singer who performs across a spectrum of operatic arias, popular songs, musical theatre and hymns.
Jenkins was born in Neath, Wales, where she and her sister Laura were raised by their parents Selwyn John and Susan. She has half-sisters from her father's first marriage, neither of whom she has met.