Dámaso Pérez Prado

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Birthday
11, 1916
Birthplace
Cuba
Death Date
Sep 14, 1989 (72)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
11, 1916
Birthplace
Cuba
Death Date
Sep 14, 1989 (72)

About

Cuban musician who is known as the "King of Mambo."

Before Fame

He played piano and the organ as a child.

Trivia

His cha-cha version of "Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White" held the No. 1 spot on the Billboard charts for 10 straight weeks.

Family Life

He had two children with his wife.

Associated With

Prado and Cachao Lopez are well known Mambo dancers.

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