Kennedy Center Honors . Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor led the tributes for a singer she met while a judge in New York City. "I'm here for the diva," she said. "Now we justices are fond of using words precisely. Long before diva took on a different meaning, it meant the most celebrated of female opera singers."
Marisol Malaret Contreras Marisol Malaret Marisol Malaret Contreras the first Puerto Rican woman to be crowned Miss Universe. b 13OCT1949 Utuado, PR Puerto Rico is one of the most successful competitors in the history of the Miss Universe pageant. Marisol Malaret,1970, Deborah Carthy-Deu 1985, Dayanara Torres 1993, Denise Quiñones 2001, and Zuleyka Rivera 2006. http://www.veestarz.com/featured/062007.html
Angela "Angie" Martinez “The Voice of New York b 09JAN1971 in Brooklyn, NY of Puerto Rican descent. A radio personality, former rapper, and actress, her afternoon radio show has consistently been ranked #1 with more young listeners than any other radio program in the country.
Wilson Cruz is all grown up and still just as perfect as when he played larger than life Rickie Vasquez on the short lived mid-90s cult classic My So-Called Life. Just like his openly gay character on the show stood as a role model for others dealing with similar issues, today the actor continues to be an advocate for LGBT youth.
Ana Ortiz (born January 25, 1971) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Hilda Suarez in the ABC comedy-drama series Ugly Betty (2006-2010). She in currently starring as Marisol Suarez in the Lifetime comedy-drama series Devious Maids. Ortiz was born in Manhattan and is the daughter of Angel L. Ortiz, a former Philadelphia City Council member of Puerto Rican descent