At the age of 13, Demi learned that Danny was not her biological father after finding the latter’s marriage certificate with Virginia.Ultimately she found out the truth about her real father, Charles Harmon.From that point on, Demi never looked back again to her previous lifestyle.
Both Danny and Virginia were alcoholic, and their verbal arguments escalated into beatings.
She was born and raised in Roswell, New Mexico, and grew up with a very challenging childhood in a trailer park.
When Demi was three months of age, her mother married Danny Guynes, a newspaper ad space salesman.
It did, however, give Demi some international recognition.
She began dating fellow actor and Brat Pack member Emilio Estevez, was engaged to him in 1985, and already set December 1986 as their wedding date.
By that time Freddy was still married to another woman, but that did not stop the two from moving in together.