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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 1 decade ago

Who is a Mexican person who has made a contribution to the United States?

8 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    There are too many to list but here are a few notable ones:

    In baseball you have Lefty Gomez, Ted Williams (half Mexican) and Nomar Garciaparra. In boxing there's Johnny Tapia and Oscar de La Hoya. In MMA there's Tito Ortiz, Frank Shamrock, Miguel Torres and Roger Huerta. In football there's Tony Romo, Jeff Garcia, Anthony Munoz and Jim Plunkett. In tennis there's the legend Pancho Gonzales. Golf Lee Trevino and Nancy Lopez. The US National soccer team captain is Carlos Bocanegra. There's skateboarder Tony Alva. There are actors Tony Quinn, Salma Hayek and Edward James Olmos. Director Robert Rodriguez. Musicians Carlos Santana, Joan Baez, Linda Ronstadt and Zach De La Rocha. There have been dozens of medal of honor recipients look up Roy P Benavidez and Guy Gabaldon, there's also four star general Richard Cavazos. Civil rights leaders Cesar Chavez and Hector P Garcia. Astronauts Ellen Ochoa, France Cordova, Sidney Gutierrez, Jose Hernandez, and John Olivas.

  • Yun
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    I would have to say Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna and Poncho Villa.

    They both were infamous enemies of the US. They both forced the US to send armies against them.

    Santa Anna was responsible for the Texas revolution and the Mexican-American War.

  • 1 decade ago

    Cesar Chavez, Joan Baez, Astronaut Ellen Ochoa, Robert Rodriguez, Carlos Santana, Nancy Lopez and Luis Valdez.

    Cesar Chavez, Joan Baez

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna

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  • 1 decade ago


    Source(s): He has mexican resturants all over....
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Santa Anna= got his butt kicked by Texans!! I bet that was fun.

  • ITILU.
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Taco Bill?

  • 1 decade ago


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