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  List of Puerto Ricans - TvWiki, the free encyclopedia
This is a List of famous and notable Puerto Ricans (including people of Puerto Rican descent) in alphabetical order by last names, where applicable.
Neither is the list viewed from the context of the present.
Jesus T. Piñero, first Puerto Rican to be named Governor by the U.S. Dr. Pedro Rosello, 6th elected governor of Puerto Rico
www.tvwiki.tv /wiki/List_of_famous_Puerto_Ricans   (3127 words)

  
  Ask Us A Question   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Puerto Rico, the smallest of the Greater Antilles, includes the main island of Puerto Rico and a number of smaller islands and keys, the largest of which are Mona, Vieques, and Culebra.
Puerto Rico lies at the boundary between the Caribbean and North American plates and is currently being deformed by the tectonic stresses caused by the interaction of these plates.
Puerto Ricans expressed their support for this measure in a 1951 referendum, which gave voters a yes-or-no choice for the commonwealth status, defined as a ‘permanent association with a federal union’.
www.avoo.com /wiki/Puerto_Rico   (6059 words)

  
 Puerto Rican Americans   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Puerto Rican communities in urban areas are plagued by problems such as crime, drug-use, poor educational opportunity, unemployment, and the breakdown of the traditionally strong Puerto Rican family structure.
Puerto Rican cuisine is tasty and nutritious and consists mainly of seafood and tropical island vegetables, fruits, and meats.
Hauberg, Clifford A. Puerto Rico and the Puerto Ricans.
www.everyculture.com /multi/Pa-Sp/Puerto-Rican-Americans.html   (8137 words)

  
 Puerto Ricans   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Puerto Ricans are known for their hospitality and the value placed on interpersonal interaction such as simpatia, a cultural script where an individual is perceived as likeable, attractive, and fun loving (Triandis, Marín, Lisansky and Betancourt, 1984).
Puerto Ricans are at high risk for illnesses with increased mortality and morbidity rates related to alcoholism, smoking, illicit drug use, physical inactivity, poor dietary practices, sex-related behaviors, and under utilization of preventive health-care services.
Puerto Rican women have a higher prevalence of smoking than Cuban- and Mexican-American women, and when age is adjusted, Puerto Rican women younger than age 40 have the highest prevalence of smoking among all women in the United States (Escobedo, Anda, Smith, Remington, and Mast, 1990; Pletsch, 1991).
people.umass.edu /efhayes/Preutorican.htm   (14810 words)

  
 List of notable Puerto Ricans - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of "highly notable" people who were either born in Puerto Rico, are descendents of Puerto Ricans or have chosen Puerto Rico as their homeland.
Unlike the List of Puerto Ricans those listed have never denied being Puerto Rican and have met one or more of the requirements set by the following criteria.
Judge José A. Cabranes,educator, first Puerto Rican to serve as a U.S. Circuit Court judge in the federal court in the continental United States.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_notable_Puerto_Ricans   (3152 words)

  
 Directory of Resources for Research on Puerto Rico
Elections in Puerto Rico The final results of all general elections held in the Island from 1920 to the present, of the 1967, 1993, and 1998 Status Plebiscites, of the 1951, 1952, 1991 and 1994 referendums, and of the 1951 special election, as well as other reference materials relative to the Puerto Rican electoral process.
National Puerto Rican Forum The mission of this organization is to enhance the socio-economic conditions of the Latino population through programs, research, advocacy and direct services in education and economic development.
Puerto Rican Coalition NPRC's mission is to systematically strengthen and enhance the social, political, and economic well-being of Puerto Ricans throughout the United States and in Puerto Rico.
home.coqui.net /ciales15/index.htm   (8413 words)

  
 Mark Spitz   (Site not responding. Last check: )
His father is American and his mother is Puerto Rican.
He holds the record for most medals won in a single Olympics (seven), which he set at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany (his 7th was won on September 4).
For more on famous Puerto Ricans see List of Puerto Ricans.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/m/ma/mark_spitz.html   (291 words)

  
 Puerto Ricans in Hawaii
This bibliography of material relating to Puerto Ricans in Hawaii is the eighth in a series of bibliographies on the various ethnic groups that constitute the people of Hawaii.
Puerto Rican: one identity from a multi-ethnic heritage.
A legacy of diversity; contributions of the Hawaiians, Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, Puerto Ricans, Koreans, Filipinos and Samoans in Hawaii.
www.hawaii.gov /hidocs/puerto.html   (656 words)

  
 List of Puerto Ricans
Luis Miguel[?] (Mexican citizen but Puerto Rico born).
Frankie Muniz (Star of 'Malcolm in the Middle' and is half Puerto Rican)
Joaquin Balaguer (President of the Dominican Republic, half Puerto Rican, also born in Puerto Rico).
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/fa/Famous_Puerto_Ricans.html   (58 words)

  
 VDARE - PC Firing at the New York Post
Shortly thereafter Congress approved unexpectedly and narrowly a Puerto Rican vote on statehood; the slim margin was seen as a defeat for the statehood proponents.
A year later, Clinton pardoned some Puerto Ricans convicted of hatching terrorist plots against the United States, and the released men were given a heroes’ welcome upon their return by most of the island’s political class.
Puerto Ricans who had emigrated to the U.S. mainland had developed a high rate of illegitimate births (59.4 percent), a figure roughly twice that of Puerto Ricans still living in the more socially conservative commonwealth.
www.vdare.com /mcconnell/firing.htm   (2956 words)

  
 latino americans puerto rican
__ "The Puerto Rican-American Research Institute is a private, non-profit organization devoted to the study of the economic, social and educational problems of Puerto Rican-Americans.
In 1917, Puerto Ricans were granted US citizenship with the enactment of the Jones Act.
Since 1952 the island of Puerto Rico has functioned as a self-governing territory of the United States pursuant to a Commonwealth Constitution authorized by the US Congress...
www.archaeolink.com /latino_americans_puerto_rican.htm   (707 words)

  
 Puerto Ricans
The group of people interviewed as "Puerto Ricans" consists of eleven women and three men.
Each case interview is quite long and the discussions in each interview vary in their depth and completeness.
Applications for access to the full list of cases can be made to me by e-mail at r-smith@uchicago.edu
home.uchicago.edu /~rts1/puerto.htm   (107 words)

  
 Puerto Ricans strike against privatisation   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Banco Popular de Puerto Rico, which is to be a minority partner in the consortium led by GTE, reported that 45 of its 198 branches on the island were without phones.
The president of the Puerto Rico Bar Association, Fermin Arraiza, and the president of the Puerto Rican Commission on Civil Rights, Luis Aulet, have denounced the “excessive use of force” by the police.
Puerto Rico Governor Rosello said he was determined that the $1.875 billion sale would go through.
www.greenleft.org.au /back/1998/323/323p15.htm   (677 words)

  
 NY Irish Mailing List Welcome
This list is for the whole state of New York, including of course, New York City where most of the Irish immigrants first stepped off the boat.
The fun part of the list is figuring our what part or our traditions originated in Ireland or originated from New York.
This list will be a place where we discuss those traditions that include holidays, recipes, music, weddings, births, funerals/wakes, etc. Hopefully, in our discourse we will find where the tradition started and which are pure Irish, which are NY Irish or which are just New York.
www.connorsgenealogy.com /NYIrishList   (632 words)

  
 List of Puerto Ricans   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This is a list of famous Puerto Ricans in alphabetical order by last names applicable.
Kelis Rogers (mother is Puerto Rican and Chinese)
Luis Munoz Rivera first Puerto Rican to Resident Commissioner in Washington D.C. Dr. Antonia Novello U.S. Surgeon General under President Clinton
www.freeglossary.com /Famous_Puerto_Ricans   (1099 words)

  
 PUERTO RICO HERALD: Culture, Heritage and Language - Archive List 2000
Debby apenas rozó Puerto Rico: igualmente causó extensas inundaciones
Puerto Rico está de luto por la pérdida de su hijo nativo Puente
Puerto Rican Born Jurist, Julio Fuentes, Sworn In As First Latino Judge On U.S. Court Of Appeals For The Third Circuit
www.puertorico-herald.org /PRBtnArch/PRBtnArch2000/PRCultHerLan.html   (1336 words)

  
 BerksWeb's Guestlist
I am interested in being listed on your website.
JASON E. Jason E. I have a deep pennsylvania dutch german heritage and look forward to hearing from people of the same to share recipes and stories with and i also love the site.
With all the Puerto Ricans living in Reading, you think there would be some PR recipes on this site.
www.berksweb.com /guest/guestlist.html   (2460 words)

  
 Roxana Ma Newman
Paul came out of retirement to take on a new position in fall 2006 at the University of Michigan.
In December, I got lucky when The LINGUIST List and Eastern Michigan University rescued me from languishing in retirement.
It's a great learning experience here in Ypsilanti, working among such dedicated and enthusiastic budding linguists on innovative projects.
www.linguistlist.org /people/roxana.html   (151 words)

  
 KACIKE (Journal of Caribbean Amerindian History and Anthropology): Index to Authors, Titles and Abstracts
Dictionary of the Guyanese Amerindians, and Other South American Native Terms: An A-Z Guide To Their Anthropology, Cosmology, Culture, Exploration, History, Geography, Legend, Folklore And Myth.
El uso del ADN mitocondrial para descubrir las migraciones precolombinas al Caribe: Resultados para Puerto Rico y expectativas para la República Dominicana.
The Use of Mitochondrial DNA to Discover Pre-Columbian Migrations to the Caribbean: Results for Puerto Rico and Expectations for the Dominican Republic.
www.kacike.org /List.html   (440 words)

  
 Map of Puerto Rico
Nov 13, 2007 - What is a Puerto Rican?
Nov 13, 2007 - (by Luisito Rosario) Salsa in Japan, with Luisito Rosario, Yomo Toro, Adalberto Santiago, Larry Harlow and many more.
Map of Puerto Rico, the best resource for planning events and Souvenirs of Puerto Rico
www.puertoricans.com   (140 words)

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