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Has two daughters from her marriage, Maria Rita and Maria José.

Grandchildren (Rita's children): Diogo (b.1971), Maria (b.1975), Filipa (b.1978) and Ana (b.1992).

Siblings: Amália Rodrigues, Vicente, Filipe, José (died as a child), António (died as a child), Ana, Maria da Glória (died as a child) and Maria Odete.

Daughter of Albertino de Jesus Rodrigues (1888-1962) and Lucinda da Piedade Rebordão. They got married in 1913.

Fado singer.

Sister of Amália Rodrigues, the greatest Portuguese Fado singer of the twentieth century.

She and her ex-husband, Varela Silva, open in the 50's a Fado House called A Viela.

In 1967 Celeste gave her sister Odete Rodrigues a kidney.