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    (December 23, 1939-February 29, 1992)
    Born in Santiago De Cuba, Cuba
    Birth name was Guadalupe Victoria Yolí Raymond
    Died in the Bronx, New York
    Recordings included 'La Tirana,' 'Fiebre' and 'Puro Teatro'
    She divorced twice, having a child with each husband.
    She named her daughter 'Rainbow.'
    She was a featured vocalist with Mongo Santamaria until Tito Puente 'stole' her away.
    With a life described as a 'real earthquake,' she was a drug addict notorious for her steamy love affairs with musicians.
    She converted from practicing Santeria to a born-again Christian after a period of homelessness.
    She grew up in poverty.
    She was a teacher prior to becoming a singer.
    Known as a the Queen of Latin Soul, she had a large gay following.
    Pedro Aldomovar's movie 'Women On the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown' revived interest in her music.

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