8 Google Doodles That Honored Latinos

We were muy excited to see that yesterday’s Google Doodle celebrated what would have been the 91st birthday of Colombian writer and Nobel Prize of Literature recipient Gabriel Garcia Marquez (Gabo!). The colorful artwork features a visual depiction of his 1967 literary masterpiece, Cien años de soledad (One Hundred Years of Solitude).

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Over the years, Google has made it a point to celebrate several notable Latinos, and we look forward to seeing even more. Here, we are going to take a look at some of the great Google Doodles created in homage to famous Latinos from several different countries.

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Google shared a doodle of Peruvian songbird on September 13, 2016, on what would have been her 94th birthday. The soprano was reported to have a five-octave range, and to also have been an Incan princess.




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