Puerto Rican Women

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March 4 - Births
... Blake, English footballer 1976 – Hiram Bocachica, Puerto Rican baseball player 1976 – Sean Covel, American film producer 1976 – Hayley Evetts, English singer, TV presenter and stage actor 1976 ... British cyclist 1982 – Uma Blasini, Puerto Rican beauty queen 1982 – Landon Donovan, American soccer player 1982 – Cate Edwards, American attorney and author 1982 – Ludmila Ezhova, Russian Olympic ...
Puerto Ricans In World War II - Women in The Military
... When the United States entered World War II, Puerto Rican nurses volunteered for service but were not accepted into the Army or Navy Nurse Corps ... sent recruiters to the island to recruit no more than 200 women for the Women's Army Corps (WAC) ... were received for the unit which was to be composed of only 200 women ...
Compulsory Sterilization - By Country - Puerto Rico
... The United States, the Puerto Rican government, and the medical community began a program for the mass sterilization of women in Puerto Rico ... Puerto Rico was first Claimed by Christopher Columbus in 1493 for Spain ... Puerto Rico remained under Spanish control for the next 400 years although the Netherlands, France, and England made various attempts to control the island ...
September 17 - Births
1993) 1937 – Orlando Cepeda, Puerto Rican baseball player 1938 – Perry Robinson, American clarinet player and composer 1938 – Bobby Wine ... footballer 1948 – Raphy Leavitt, Puerto Rican composer 1948 – Jeff MacNelly, American cartoonist (d ... Mary Descenza, American swimmer 1984 – De La Ghetto, Puerto Rican rapper and songwriter (Arcángel De La Ghetto) 1984 – John Kucera, Canadian skier 1984 – Patrick van Luijk, Dutch ...
September 25 - Births
... and producer 1977 – Joel David Moore, American actor 1977 – Wil Nieves, Puerto Rican baseball player 1978 – Joe Cotton, Canadian-New Zealand singer (TrueBliss ... Korean actor and singer 1982 – Kany García, Puerto Rican singer-songwriter 1983 – Son Dam-bi, South Korean singer and actress 1983 – Donald Glover, American actor ...

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