Rafael Hernández

Rafael Hernández

About Rafael Hernández

Rafael Hernández

Rafael Hernández

October 24, 1892 - December 11, 1965

Place of Birth    :   Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Also Known As    :   Rafael Hernández Marín
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Rafael Hernández Marín (October 24, 1892 – December 11, 1965) was a Puerto Rican songwriter, author of hundreds of popular songs in the Latin American repertoire. He specialized in Puerto Rican styles such as the canción, bolero and guaracha. Among his most famous compositions are "Lamento borincano", "Capullito de alhelí", "Campanitas de cristal", "Cachita", "Silencio", "El cumbanchero", "Ausencia" and "Perfume de gardenias". Cachita was featured in the film Hemingway and Gellhorn (2012). ... Source: Article "Rafael Hernández Marín" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.