Luis Palés Matos was a Puerto Rican poet who is credited with creating the poetry genre known as Afro-Antillano. He is also credited with writing the screenplay for the "Romance Tropical", the first Puerto Rican film with sound. Born: March 20, 1898, Guayama, Puerto Rico. Died: February 23, 1959, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Books: Selected poems, Tom-toms of Kinky Hair and All Things Black.
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Nydia Caro is Puerto Rican singer born in Puerto Rico's Diaspora community in New York City. Caro was born in New York City to parents from Rincón, Puerto Rico, initiated her career in the arts at a very young age while living in New York. After completing high school she enrolled in the New York School of Performing Arts in singing, dancing, and acting classes. Born: Jun 07, 1948 (age 66) · New York City, New York. Spouse: Gabriel Suau. Movies: Under Suspicion · Flores de la noche.
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Alba Nydia Díaz, born in Caguas, Puerto Rico, is an actress, known for her achievements in television and on-stage, both in the island and in Mexico. Born: April 27, 1955 (age 59), Caguas, Puerto Rico Movies and TV shows: Entre Nosotras, Sudor Amargo, Plaza Vacante, Psychosis.