Today in Latin American History
Venezuelan Fashion Designer Carolina Herrera was Born in 1939
Photo: Carolina Herrera
Today in Latin American history, Venezuelan fashion designer Carolina Herrera was born in 1939.
Herrera started her fashion line in 1981 after uprooting her family and moving to New York City.
She has designed clothes for many famous people ranging from celebrities to U.S. first ladies.
Other events that occurred on this day:
- Today in LatAm history, Mexican poet Francisco González Bocanegra who wrote the lyrics of the Mexican National Anthem was born in 1824
- Today in LatAm history, Puerto Rican actor José Ferrer who was the first Hispanic to win an Academy Award was born in 1912
- Today in LatAm history, Mexican footballer Jorge Enríquez who plays for the National team & Guadalajara was born in 1991