Full Name: María del Rosario Mercedes Pilar Martínez Molina Baeza
Why Famous: Spanish-American actress, comedienne, and flamenco guitarist, best known for her flamboyant stage presence, her provocative outfits, and her trademark phrase ("cuchi-cuchi").
- 1966-08-07 Latin music king Xavier Cugat (60) weds singer Charo (20) at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas
- 1978-08-11 Charo marries Kjell Rasten, a producer, in South Lake Tahoe, California
- 2008-05-11 Charo makes a guest appearance on the Latin-themed VH1 reality show Viva Hollywood
- 2017-03-01 Charo is revealed as a contestant on season 24 of Dancing with the Stars