Carlos Gardel

Singer Carlos Gardel

Profession: Singer

Nationality:
Argentina
Argentine

Why Famous: The most prominent figure in the history of tango.

Born: December 11, 1890
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: June 24, 1935 (aged 44)
Cause of Death: Plane crash

Events in the Life of Carlos Gardel

  • 1893-03-11 Carlos Gardel and his mother, Berthe Gard├Ęs, arrive in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1923-03-07 Carlos Gardel applies for Argentine citizenship
  • 2011-03-16 U.S. Postal Service issues a set of five "Latin Music Legends" stamps, including one of Carlos Gardel

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