Zambo Cavero

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Birthday
19, 1940
Birthplace
Lima, Peru
Death Date
Oct 9, 2009 (68)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1940
Birthplace
Lima, Peru
Death Date
Oct 9, 2009 (68)

About

Afro-Peruvian music legend who is known for his vocal intensity and for his use of traditional creole sounds.

Before Fame

He learned to play the cajon as a young man.

Trivia

Peruvian President Alan García declared a day of national mourning at the time of his death.

Family Life

His father and mother came from Huaral and Cañete respectively.

Associated With

He has been referred to as the Peruvian Louis Armstrong.