Hispanic Americans do all kinds of work. Here is an assortment of occupations that some have pursued.
You may be surprised to hear that some on the list are Latino.
Lyle Alzado: Football lineman
Martina Arroyo: Opera singer and sometime guest star on TV’s The Odd Couple
Joan Baez: Folksinger
Jerry Garcia: Deceased leader of the Grateful Dead
Richard “Cheech” Marin: Film and TV actor, formerly of the comedy duo Cheech and Chong
Antonia Novello: First female and first Hispanic American U.S. surgeon general (under President George Bush)
Geraldo Rivera: Occasionally rowdy talk show host and TV journalist
Paul Rodriguez: Stand-up comedian and actor
Jon Secada: Singer and heartthrob
Christy Turlington: Supermodel, notably in Calvin Klein ads
Vanna White: Letter turner on the TV game show Wheel of Fortune