The History of Puerto Rico (Part 2)

Puerto Rico: Caguas - Ponce - San Juan

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

  • 1970-04-19 Luis Miguel, Puerto Rican-Mexican spanish singer (Me Gustas Tal Como Eres), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1970-09-04 Luis Lopez, Puerto Rican baseball infielder (San Diego Padres), born in Cidra, Puerto Rico
  • 1970-10-14 Jon Seda, Puerto Rican actor
  • 1970-11-05 Javier Lopez, Puerto Rican baseball pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1970-12-24 Amaury Nolasco, American actor, born in Puerto Rico
  • 1971-08-17 Jorge Posada, Puerto Rican baseball catcher (5-time MLB All Star and Silver Slugger Award; NY Yankees) born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1971-10-03 Wil Cordero, Puerto Rican baseball utility (MLB All Star, Silver Slugger Award 1994; Montréal Expos), born in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
  • 1971-11-30 Iván Rodríguez, MLB catcher (Texas Rangers), born in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico

Person of interestRicky Martin

1971-12-24 Ricky Martin, Puerto Rican singer (Menudo) and actor (General Hospital), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Singer/Actor Ricky Martin
Singer/Actor
Ricky Martin
  • 1971-12-28 Melvin Nieves, Puerto Rican professional baseball outfielder (Detroit Tigers), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1972-04-15 Ricky Otero, Vega Baja Puerto Rico, outfielder (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • 1972-06-25 Carlos Delgado, Puerto Rican infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
  • 1972-08-23 Raul Casanova, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in Humacao, Puerto Rico
  • 1972-09-06 Justina Machado, Puerto Rican actress (Six Feet Under), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1973-04-02 Roselyn Sanchez, Puerto Rican actress, born in San Juan
  • 1973-07-31 Jerry Rivera, Puerto Rican singer (Abriendo Puertas), born in Humacao, Puerto Rico
  • 1973-11-08 Vanesa Littlecrow, Puerto Rican cartoonist, dancer, writer and model, born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • 1974-02-24 Mike Lowell, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1974-04-18 Millie Corretjer, Puerto Rican singer (De Hoy en Adelante), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1974-07-20 "Big Money" Bengie Molina [Benjamin José Molina], Puerto Rican baseball player (Texas Rangers), born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • 1974-08-27 José Vidro, Puerto Rican baseball player

Person of interestJoaquin Phoenix

1974-10-28 Joaquin Phoenix, American actor (Gladiator, Walk the Line, The Master), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico

  • 1975-01-17 Freddy Rodriguez, Puerto Rican-American actor, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1975-06-03 José Molina, Puerto Rican baseball player (New York Yankees), born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico
  • 1975-09-01 Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Puerto Rican guitarist
  • 1975-10-01 Eric Morel, Puerto Rican boxer, (WBA flyweight champion 2000-03), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1975-10-18 Alex Cora, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1976-02-05 Nancy Feber, Belgian tennis star (1995 Puerto Rico), born in Antwerp, Belgium
  • 1976-03-04 Hiram Bocachica, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1976-07-15 Jim Jones, African Puerto Rican American rapper
  • 1976-07-25 Javier Vázquez, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in Ponce, Puerto Rico
  • 1977-02-03 Daddy Yankee [Ramón Rodríguez], reggaeton singer and rapper (Despacito), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1977-04-24 Carlos Beltrán, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in Manatí, Puerto Rico
  • 1977-09-25 Wil Nieves, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1978-02-10 Don Omar, Puerto Rican singer, born in Carolina, Puerto Rico
  • 1978-02-23 Residente [René Pérez], Puerto Rican musician (Calle 13), born in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico
  • 1978-04-15 Luis Fonsi [Luis López-Cepero] Puerto Rican singer-songwriter (Despacito), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1978-09-25 Joel Pineiro, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in Río Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • 1978-12-17 Alex Cintrón, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1979-02-21 Carly "Carlito" Colón, Puerto Rican professional wrestler, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1979-02-26 Shalim Ortiz, Puerto Rican singer & actor, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1979-03-07 Ricardo Rosselló, Puerto Rican politician, Governor of Puerto Rico (2017-), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1979-07-30 Carlos Arroyo, Puerto Rican basketball player, born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico
  • 1980-11-26 Delilah Cotto, Puerto Rican actress, dancer and model, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1981-07-02 Angel Pagán, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1981-12-15 Andy González, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1982-07-13 "Yadi" Yadier Molina, Puerto Rican baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals), born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico
  • 1983-01-20 Geovany Soto, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1983-02-20 Jose Morales, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1983-09-20 Ángel Sánchez, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • 1984-06-26 J. J. Barea, Puerto Rican basketball player, born in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
  • 1984-08-01 Valery Ortiz, Puerto Rican actress (Hit the Floor), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1986-05-29 Jaslene Gonzalez, Puerto Rican-American fashion model
  • 1987-10-03 Zuleyka Rivera, Puerto Rican Miss Universe
  • 1988-07-11 Joan Smalls, Puerto Rican model, born in Hatillo, Puerto Rico

Person of interestOzuna

1992-03-13 Ozuna [Juan Carlos Ozuna Rosado], Puerto Rican singer (Odisea), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Singer Ozuna
Singer
Ozuna
  • 1992-08-11 Jose Ortiz Jr., Puerto Rican jockey (Belmont Stakes 2016), born in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico
  • 1992-12-01 Javier Báez, Puerto Rican baseball infielder (MLB All Star 2018-19; Chicago Cubs), born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths