Charo (Maria Martinez)


Born: 3/13/1941 in Murcia, Spain
Age: 83

Full name: Maria Rosario Pilar Martinez Molina Baeza
Noted For: tropical/latin singer and flamenco guitarist, recognized mostly for her appearance and style, rather than her music. Wife of bandleader Xaviar Cugat (1966-77). She had her birthdate legally changed to 3/13/1951 on becoming a U.S. citizen in 1977.
Quotation: "Cuchi-cuchi!"

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