Christy Turlington (born 1969)

Christy Turlington (born 1969)

Christy Turlington: Latina Supermodel Supermodel Life As a young woman, Christy Turlington gained international attention when she modeled for the Eternity campaign for Calvin Klein in 1989. She became a world renowned supermodel who again modeled for Calvin Klein in...
Dario Grandinetti (born 1959)

Dario Grandinetti (born 1959)

An Argentine Legend Acting is a difficult craft, and an easy craft. Difficult for the skill required, easy because of the joy which comes from using that skill. It’s above all a discipline that can take years to master. Certainly professionals in the field go on...
Manny Perez (born 1969)

Manny Perez (born 1969)

Latin American Actor, Manny Perez In May 1969, Latin American actor, Manny Perez was born, Manuel “Manny” Pérez Batista in the Dominican Republic. His parents and 10 siblings relocated to the American city of Providence, Rhode Island where he attended high...
Jesús Rafael Soto (1923-2005), kinetic and op artist

Jesús Rafael Soto (1923-2005), kinetic and op artist

Who They Were Born in Ciudad Bolivar, Venezuela, Jesús Rafael Soto started painting as a young boy. He would reproduce the cinema posters he saw on theater walls and he eventually went on to study art within the city itself. He had started to become more prolific with...
Carolina Herrera (born 1939), fashion designer

Carolina Herrera (born 1939), fashion designer

When Fashion Meets Tradition Fashion gives us the power to express ourselves and our culture. When fashion meets great leadership the possibilities are endless. It begins with a vision and it takes a special person to make that vision become a reality. A true success...
Fernando Meirelles (born 1955)

Fernando Meirelles (born 1955)

The Life of Brazilian Entertainment Legend Fernando Meirelles Fernando Meirelles, born on November 9, 1955, is currently a film director, producer, and screenwriter based in Brazil. He went to study at the School of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of...
Michel Camilo (born 1954), Pianist and Composer

Michel Camilo (born 1954), Pianist and Composer

Latin Jazz Pianist Living Legend When many are 5 years of age, they are exploring their world and becoming acclimatized to new social settings such as school. Michel Camilo was no different in many aspects, except, in Camilo’s case, he already composed his first...
Antonio Carlos Jobim (1927–1994), Pianist, Singer and Composer

Antonio Carlos Jobim (1927–1994), Pianist, Singer and Composer

Intro The world needs music and Antonio Carlos Jobim helped deliver it. The Brazilian songwriter, singer, composer and musician produced music in the bossa nova style, and while best known in Brazil, he did play internationally. While Antonio Carlos Jobim is no longer...
Alfonso Arau (born 1932)

Alfonso Arau (born 1932)

Born on January 11th, 1932, Alfonso Arau is a renowned Mexican actor and director. Known primarily for his role as El Guapo in The Three Amigos, Arau has had a long and storied acting and directing career in both the United States and Mexico. Formerly married to Laura...
Alexandre Herchcovitch (born 1971), Fashion Designer

Alexandre Herchcovitch (born 1971), Fashion Designer

Brazilian Designer Alexandre Herchcovitch Changes the Fashion Industry With his Unique Designs Introduction Designer Alexandre Herchcovitch has remained one of Brazil’s most noteworthy fashion designers throughout his 14 -year career in fashion. He has made an...
Joaquín Torres-García (1874-1949), Constructivist Painter

Joaquín Torres-García (1874-1949), Constructivist Painter

We see art in our daily routine, a true artist is able to capture that moment and share it with their audience. They are able to create a piece that says a million words. They are able to relate with a person with just a single stroke of paint. Art speaks to an...
Diego Bertie (born 1967)

Diego Bertie (born 1967)

A Strong, Dedicated Performer One of the greatest Peruvian actors of today is a man by the name of Diego Felipe. It takes more than simply adequately performing a roll to be a great actor; and Diego Felipe is certainly more than a conventional performer. The modern...
The Life Of Norma Aleandro

The Life Of Norma Aleandro

Norma Aleandro has had quite a distinguished career in acting. She has not only acted in movies, but she has also been a screenwriter for them. Her acting career has also been an exceptionally long one, and it is still ongoing. In fact, she has acted for more than 50...
Lito Vitale (born 1961), Composer and Performer

Lito Vitale (born 1961), Composer and Performer

Media plays a great role in the dissemination of information. The information we get from the media is crucial in making the world aware of what is happening around it as well as making itself conversant with what is within it. Through media and technology, the world...
Joaquín Balaguer (1906-2002), President of the Dominican Republic

Joaquín Balaguer (1906-2002), President of the Dominican Republic

Joaquín Balaguer (1906-2002), President of the Dominican Republic Joaquín Balaguer came from humble beginnings when he was born in the village of Villa Bisonó, Dominican Republic in 1906. While he was born in the Dominican Republic, Balaguer’s parents are of...