Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

August 4, 2020



Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the rich history, traditions, and culture of Hispanic and Latinx people in the U.S. Take this time to learn more about Hispanic stories and experiences and get inspired by these Hispanic American heroes.




Ellen Ochoa


Ochoa was the world’s first Hispanic astronaut and later became the first Hispanic and second female director of NASA’s Johnson Space Center.



Lin-Manuel Miranda


The son of Puerto Rican parents, Miranda is an award-winning composer, lyricist, and actor, perhaps best known for his hit Broadway musical “Hamilton.”



Sonia Sotomayor


Raised in a public housing project in the Bronx, Sotomayor overcame the odds and went on to become the first Latina Supreme Court Justice in U.S. history.


Roberto Clemente


Clemente was the first Latino inducted into the MLB Hall of Fame. He was proud of his Puerto Rican heritage and used his platform to speak out for racial equality.




Known as the Queen of Tejano, Selena was a Mexican American artist, entertainer, and fashion icon who became a global pop sensation. Despite her untimely death, she remains adored by fans the world over.





Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

You Might Also Like:

September 13, 2020

September 12, 2020

Please reload

Please reload

Powered by Ellie Mae.


© 2020 Vibrant Living Newsletter. All Rights Reserved.