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05-03-18, 11:35
Julio Iglesias Julio José Iglesias de la Cueva (born 23 September 1943), better known as Julio Iglesias is a Spanish singer and songwriter.

Carles Puigdemont is a Catalan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catalans)nationalist (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catalan_nationalism) politician and journalist. A former mayor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mayor_of_Girona) of the city of Girona (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girona) in north-eastern Spain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spain). He is currently a fugitive from Spanish justice fled to Belgium.


Juan Pardo he was one of the figures of musical history in Spain, since in addition to his great solo success, he had been part of some of the groups of the 1960s.

Tita Cervera María del Carmen Rosario Soledad Cervera y Fernández de la Guerra, Dowager Baroness Thyssen-Bornemisza de Kászon et Impérfalva (in German (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_language): María del Carmen Rosario Soledad Freifrau von Thyssen-Bornemisza de Kászon, popularly known as Carmen "Tita" Cervera or Carmen "Tita" Thyssen) (Barcelona (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barcelona), 23 April 1943), daughter of Enrique Cervera Manent and his wife María del Carmen Fernández de la Guerra Álvarez (d. Madrid (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madrid), 22 February 1992), is a Spanish (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spain)philanthropist, socialite (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Socialite) and art dealer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_dealer) and collector (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_collector). She was Miss Spain (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miss_Spain) in 1961 and was married firstly as his fifth wife on 6 March 1965 to Lex Barker (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lex_Barker), secondly in 1975 to Espartaco Santoni (https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Espartaco_Santoni&action=edit&redlink=1) (es (https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Espartaco_Santoni)), divorcing in 1978, and thirdly as his fifth wife at Daylesford (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daylesford,_Gloucestershire), Moreton-in-Marsh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moreton-in-Marsh), Gloucestershire (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloucestershire), on 16 August 1985, to Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baron_Hans_Heinrich_Thyssen-Bornemisza).


05-03-18, 11:56
Rita Hayworth (born Margarita Carmen Cansino, October 17, 1918 - May 14, 1987) was an American actress and dancer. She achieved fame during the 1940s as one of the leading stars of the era, appearing in a total of 61 films in 37 years. The press coined the term "The Goddess of Love" to describe Hayworth after having become the idol of the most glamorous screen of the 1940s. She was the best pin-up girl for GI during World War II.


Conchita Piquer Daughter of the bullfighter Antonio Márquez and the famous singer Concha Piquer, was helped by the then first Argentine lady Eva Perón. From a young age he decided to follow the artistic steps of his mother and dedicate himself to the world of song


Estefanía Luyk At the age of nine, she began to enter the artistic world and participated in two television commercials. Despite feeling comfortable in the environment, his great opportunity did not occur until the age of twelve. This came when I was on the street with some friends when Diana Mendoza, director of the model agency "Ole", proposed to work in the world of fashion. So it was that, in February of 1992, Estefanía debuted at the Cibeles Catwalk and, shortly after, she was already conquering Italy and was becoming the image of cosmetics firm "Deborah".


Helen Lindes was elected winner of the Miss Spain contest in 2000, in which she also received five other titles: Miss Internet, Miss Glamor, Miss Telegenia, Miss Pepe Jeans and Miss Fotogenia. During her participation in the Miss Universe 2000 contest, she obtained the title of Second Lady of Honor, with a score of a few tenths of being crowned Miss Universe. She took the title of Miss Fotogenia universal


06-03-18, 02:03
Victoria de los Ángeles
(1 November 1923 – 15 January 2005) was a Spanish (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_people) operatic lyric soprano and recitalist whose career began after the Second World War (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_World_War) and reached its height in the years from the mid-1950s to the mid-1960s.


Alicia Alonso (born Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad Martínez del Hoyo; 21 December 1920) is a Cuban (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuba) prima ballerina assoluta (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prima_ballerina_assoluta) and choreographer (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choreographer)whose company became the Ballet Nacional de Cuba (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballet_Nacional_de_Cuba) in 1955. She is best-known for her portrayals of Giselle (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giselle) and the ballet version of Carmen (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carmen_Suite_(ballet)).
From the age of nineteen, Alonso was afflicted with an eye condition and became partially blind. Her partners always had to be in the exact place she expected them to be, and she used lights in different parts of the stage to guide herself.


06-03-18, 11:57
Norma Duval

Born in Barcelona, she moved to Madrid, where she lived her childhood in a chalet in the Cuatro Vientos Military Colony because of her father's profession.

Purificación Martín Aguilera (Barcelona, April 4, 1956), 1 artistically known as Norma Duval, is a Spanish star, presenter and actress. She finally consecrated herself as a magazine actress. In 1980 she was the first star of the centuries-old Folies Bergère theater in Paris, once frequented by Toulouse-Lautrec. It was the second Spanish that managed to be headliner of the local, after the Bella Otero. Already in Spain and as a businesswoman, Norma Duval set up different shows with which she toured Spain and abroad. In Mexico and Italy he achieved great successes.


08-03-18, 13:10
Malena Gracia

Almudena Gracia Manzano, artistically known as Malena Gracia (Madrid, September 14, 1971) according to some sources is an actress, singer, dancer, vedette4 and Spanish pin-up. Her greatest recognition is having obtained triple platinum certification with more than 300,000 copies sold for her song "Loca." She has also participated as an actress in television series with high ratings.

In the year 1998 was chosen Playboy girl from Europe appearing on its cover. She has posed naked or half-naked for the magazines Playboy, Man and Interviú


08-03-18, 13:17
Imperio Argentina

Magdalena Nile del Río, from the artistic name of Argentina Empire (Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 26, 1910 - Torremolinos, Malaga, Spain, August 22, 2003), was a Spanish-Argentine actress, singer and dancer.