Demi Lovato’s 20th Birthday: 20 Facts You Didn’t Know About The Star

Idolator Staff | August 20, 2012 1:08 pm

Demi Lovato‘s birthday is on today (August 20), and she’s celebrating the big 2-0. This past year has been a big one for the pop star: she’s in a positive state of mind, released a new album Unbroken — and, let’s not forget, she’s joined Britney Spears as the newest judge on The X Factor. So in honor of Demi’s 20th birthday, we present 20 facts that you probably didn’t know about the SELF covergirl.

1.) Demi starred on Barney as a kid; met Selena Gomez at age 7!

2.) Demi’s half-sister, Madison De La Garza, is famous too; she’s best known for being on Desperate Housewives.

3.) She swears a lot, and doesn’t care what people think about it! [Twitter]

4.) She’s actually not bilingual and can’t speak Spanish. [Us magazine]

5.) She sings The National Anthem in the shower. [Mix 101.5]

6.) She’s a Sky Ferreira fan. [Mix 101.5]

7.) Her favorite rides at Disneyland are California Screamin’ and Space Mountain. [Mix 101.5]

8.) She used to be a pageant girl. []

9.) She wants to be married with kids in 10 years. []

10.) She likes to throw things for the heck of it, even trashing dressing rooms for fun. [Huffington Post]

11.) She has considered being vegetarian more than once. (Just considered, though.) [Disney Dreaming]

12.) She’s good friends with One Direction‘s Niall Horan. Don’t be jealous! [Daily Mail]

13.) Her favorite style so far was her look at this year’s Teen Choice Awards. [Allure]

14.) She got “Stay Strong” tattooed on her wrist to help her move forward with her life. [RadarOnline]

15.) Her first love was at 13-years-old; his name was Scott Hughes. (Demi’s single, Scott! Now’s a good time to Friend Request her.) [Teen]

16.) She loves reality television — RuPaul’s Drag Race and The Real Housewives, specifically. [Teen]

17.) She doesn’t plan on releasing her own fragrance. (We’ll see about that!) [Teen]

18.) She gets tattoos and regrets them the next day. [Teen]

19.) She listens to a lot of John Mayer and James Morrison. [MTV]

20.) Even though she doesn’t see Selena a lot, she still misses her and considers her her best friend. Aww! [Hollywood Life]

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