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Vikki Carr

Real Name :Florencia Vicenta de Casillas Martinez CardonaNickname :N/ABorn :July 19, 1941Birth Place :El Paso, Texas, United StatesVikki Carr is a Latin singer and actress.She descends from a Mexican family and was baptized as Florence Bicenta de Casillas Martinez Cardona. After taking the stage name “Vikki Carr”, the singer signed with Liberty Records in 1962. The first single to achieve any success was He’s a Rebel, which in 1962 reached No. 5 in Australia and No. 115 in the U.S. In 1966 she toured Vietnam to support U.S. troops in the Vietnam War, with the actor and comedian Danny Kaye. In 1967 her album It Must Be Him was nominated for four Grammy awards. That year the album’s title track reached No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 1

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