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Edmundo Ros

Bandleader Edmundo Ros was the living embodiment of Latin music in Globe Battle II-era Britain. The toast of London’s high culture, he effectively launched the rhumba and samba towards the U.K. shores. Given birth to Dec 7, 1910, in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, to some Scottish dad and an African-Venezuelan mom, Ros …

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Rupert Nurse

b. Rupert Theophilus Nurse, 26 Dec 1910, Slot Of Spain, Trinidad, Western Indies, d. 18 March 2001, Arima, Trinidad, Western Indies. Nurse spent portion of his child years in Trinidad and component in Venezuela. After departing college, he spent a couple of years working being a teacher in the neighbouring …

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