Rita Moreno (born December 11, 1931) is a Puerto Rican actress and singer. She is the only Hispanic and one of the few performers to have won all four major annual American entertainment awards, which include an Oscar, an Emmy, a Grammy and a Tony, and was the second Puerto Rican to win an Academy Award.
Then there's the story of ill-fated love. It's universal.
It is very important that women of this country be made aware of the dangers of osteoporosis in the sense that it is a silent and invisible disease with no symptoms whatsoever.
I love the people here. I love New York.
|Full Name at Birth||Rosita Dolores Alverio|
|Other Names||Rita MorenoRosa Dolores AlverioRita Gordon|
|Date of Birth||December 11, 1931|
|Birthplace||Humacao, Puerto Rico|
|Height||5' 2½" (159 cm)|
|Weight||115 lbs (52.2 kg)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Hair Color||Brown - Dark|
|Occupation||Actress, Former singer, Former dancer|
|Claim to Fame||The King and I, West Side Story|
|Talent Agency||TalentWorksDavid Belenzon Management, IncCelebrity Talent International|
|Brand Endorsements||(2010) TV commercial, with Penn Jillette and Joel Grey, for "SuperFocus" eyeglasses.(2012) TV commercial, with Penn Jillette, Joel Grey and Richard Meier.(2012) Appeared in an infomercial, hosted by Carol Burnett, for TimeLife's "The Best of the Carol Burnett Show" DVD collection.|
|Father||Paco AlverioEdward Moreno (step father)|
|Other Family Members||Fernanda Luisa Gordon-Fisher (daughter)Justin Fisher (grandson)Cameron Fisher (grandson)|
|Favorite Places||New YorkChicagoHumacaoSan JuanLos AngelesLas VegasParisLondon|
|Favorite Colors||Black, Golden, White, Pink, Red, Blue, Grey, Green, Brown|