Salvador Jorge Blanco
José Salvador Omar Jorge Blanco (July 5, 1926 – December 26, 2010) was a politician, lawyer and a writer. He was the 48th President of the Dominican Republic, from 1982 to 1986. He was a Senator runni...
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Rafael Estrella Ureña
Juan Rafael Estrella Ureña (born Santiago de los Caballeros, (November 10, 1889 - May 25, 1945) was a Dominican politician and lawyer. He served as the last acting president of the Dominican Republic ...
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Johnny Pacheco
Johnny Pacheco (born 25 March 1935) is a Dominican musician, arranger, producer, and bandleader of Cuban music (guaracha, son montuno, danzón, cha cha chá, guajira-son, pachanga). He is one of the mos...
José Reyes (shortstop)
José Bernabé Reyes (born June 11, 1983) is a Dominican professional baseball shortstop for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the New York Mets and Miami Ma...
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Ñico Lora
Francisco Antonio Lora Cabrera (1858, Maizal, Santiago–1971, Bisonó (Navarrete)) popularly known as Ñico Lora was a Dominican folk musician consider as one of the fathers of merengue.His grandfather, ...
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Oscar de la Renta
Óscar Arístides Renta Fiallo (22 July 1932 – 20 October 2014), known professionally as Oscar de la Renta, was a Dominican American fashion designer. Born in Santo Domingo, he was trained by Crist...
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Luis Jiménez (third baseman)
Luis Domingo Jiménez Rodriguez (born January 18, 1988) is a Dominican professional baseball third baseman for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Jiménez participated in the 2010...
Jhonny Peralta
Jhonny Antonio Peralta (born May 28, 1982) is a Dominican professional baseball shortstop for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball (MLB). The Cleveland Indians signed him as an amateur fr...
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Joaquín Balaguer
Joaquín Antonio Balaguer Ricardo (September 1, 1906 – July 14, 2002) was the President of the Dominican Republic who served three non-consecutive terms for that office for his first term from 1...
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La India Canela
"La India Canela" is an accordionist and musician from the Dominican Republic. She plays music from the merengue típico tradition. Born Lidia Maria Hernandez Lopez, she was born in El Limon, Villa Gon...
Julio Alberto Hernández
Julio Alberto Hernández (September 27, 1900 – April 2, 1999) was a Dominican composer. He specialized in folk-music based compositions.
He was born in Santiago de los Caballeros and is the n...
Aisha Syed Castro
Aisha Syed Castro (born September 15, 1989), is a Dominican violinist and a member of the Yehudi Menuhin School orchestra.
Aisha was born in Santiago, Dominican Republic, the daughter of Saifuddin...
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Rafael Filiberto Bonnelly
Rafael Filiberto Bonnelly Fondeur (August 22, 1904 – December 28, 1979) was a lawyer, scholar, diplomat, and, from 1962 until 1963, thePresident of the Dominican Republic, before he was president, he ...
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Eddy Herrera
Eddy Jose Herrera de los Rios (born 30 April 1964 in Santiago de los Caballeros), also known as Eddy Herrera, is a Dominican merengue singer and winner of more than seven Casandra Awards.
He got h...
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Víctor de la Cruz
Víctor de la Cruz (born December 23, 1956) is a master blender of premium cigars. De la Cruz worked for Davidoff for over 20 years as supervisor.
De la Cruz was born to tobacco farmers in Tamboril...
José Bordas Valdez
José Bordas Valdez (6 August 1874 – 12 July 1968) was a politician from the Dominican Republic. He served as the 2nd provisional president of the Dominican Republic from 14 April 1913 until 27 August ...
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