One of the profound Puerto Rican performers widely acknowledged for winning an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Awards (EGOT). Not to mention, Rita Moreno was remembered for appearing on the TV show 'One Day at a Time' (2017).
December 11, 1931
Humacao, , United States
Rita Moreno is one of the multi-faceted and successful performers who became known for being the ninth actress to earn the Triple Crown of Acting. She is remarkably recognized for winning an Oscar for the ‘West Side Story’ (1961), a Tony for ‘The Ritz’ (1975), and an Emmy for ‘The Rockford Files’ (1974).
Moreno became an important force as the first Hispanic to bag an Oscar Award for her performance in the ‘West Side Story’ (1961). She is also a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in America.