Celia Cruz

by: Branden Justice

  • This is Úrsula Hilaria Celia de la Caridad Cruz Alfonso also known as the queen or selena


  • 10/21/1925-07/16/2003
  • she died at 77 years old
  • She gained recognition in the 1950s, with the orchestra Sonora Matancera
  • she became a U.S. citizen in 1961.
  • Cruz recorded 23 gold records with Tito Puente.
  • she died in New Jersey in 2003.

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song by Celia cruz

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