Friday, October 06, 2006
Did you know????
- Did you know that since 1927 Hispanics have acted in, directed and produced over 400 television shows and films?
- Anthony Munoz was the first Hispanic player to be inducted into the National Football League Hall of Fame.
- Rita Moreno was the first Hispanic actress to win a Grammy, an Emmy, an Oscar and a Tony Award.
- Did you know that the term, "Latin America" was created to identify countries in the South American and North American continents which were colonized by Spain, Portugal and France? (Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation Archives)
Look out for more LATINO FACTS!
Feliz Mes de la Herencia Hispana! Happy Hispanic Heritage Month! We should always be PROUD of our rich and diverse cultura not just this month but all year round! Que vivan los LATWEENOS!