Paulina Rubio Paulina, Paulino Rubio, Rubina, RubioBorn June 17, 1971 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. Paulina Rubio is a Mexican singer and actress. She is the daughter of Susana Dosamantes, a Mexican film star and actress of telenovelas. Rubio's music is popular in Latin America, Spain, and the United States. English-speakers may recognize her from her 2002 hit single "Don't Say Goodbye".