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January 21, 2017 Horoscope

Placido Domingo Birthday

Enjoy a new solar year with a focus on achieving excellence in many areas. Use this new beginning to engage in lucrative ventures while discarding out poor ideas that will never amount to much. Be smart, organized and on target. Think of today as the day you create your Master To-Do list for a year of success.


Today in 1941 Spanish tenor PLACIDO DOMINGO was born in Madrid, Spain and raised in Mexico City, Mexico. This incredible talent has performed in many of the great opera houses of the word and sung in nearly 4,000 performances in 147 roles. He is in the Guinness Book of Records, according to his biography, for having received 101 curtain calls at the Vienna State Opera in Verdi’s Otello.

Domingo started his career in the Mexican National Opera and made in his U.S. debut in 1961. He has sold millions of albums including several cross over albums and has won a dozen Grammys. The talented singer has also made a name for himself as an opera administrator currently holding the role of General Director for both the Washington National Opera and the Los Angeles Opera.

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