#LaNegraTieneTumbao! Afro-Cuban music legend Celia Cruz was born on this day in 1925 in Havana, Cuba. Ms. Cruz, who died in 2003, is seen here with La Sonora Matancera, Cuba’s most popular orchestra, in the 1950s. She was the lead singer of the group and eventually married the trumpet player from the group, Pedro Knight. Photo by Narcy Studios, Cuba, courtesy of Omer-Pardillo Cid.

#LaNegraTieneTumbao! Afro-Cuban music legend Celia Cruz was born on this day in 1925 in Havana, Cuba. Ms. Cruz, who died in 2003, is seen here with La Sonora Matancera, Cuba’s most popular orchestra, in the 1950s. She was the lead singer of the group and eventually married the trumpet player from the group, Pedro Knight. Photo by Narcy Studios, Cuba, courtesy of Omer-Pardillo Cid.

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