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Yolanda Del Castillo Cobelo
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1933
Santiago de Cuba
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Death: Jun. 17, 2013
Miami
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA

Musician and composer. Exiled in the United States since 1967, she is the author of a long list of songs that were interpreted by important Latin singers such as Celia Cruz, Tony Tatis, Vicky Roy, Moraima Secada, Pacho Alonso, Gladys León, Luis García, Hansel y Raúl, Tania Martí, Leonora Rega, Georgina Granados, and Meme Solis Quartet. Among her most important compositions are: "Segundo Otoño, "Soy así", "Aniversario", "Vendedores", "No hay palabras", "Clave a Varela", "Ideal", "Yo soy esa mujer", "Conformate", "Reina de las noches de Miami", "Gracias Miami", "Yo lo puse todo", "Dilo con un bolero", "Si hablé", "No llegué a ti", "Camionautas", "Después de un año", "De invierno", "Patricia", A Faílde", "El Jazmín y María", "Para cuando te vayas", "Estoy aquí", "Por orgullo", "Para mañana", "¿Fué verdad?", "Niño de terciopelo", "Un son para Cachita", "¡Oyenos, María de la Caridad !" and "Ten cuidado balsero", dedicated to Cuban rafters fleeing the island, whose rights she donated to the organization Brothers to the Rescue. She won the award for Individual Artist Fellowship Program by the State of Florida in 1996, Luis Casas Romero Prize Award in 2002 and six times the ACCA Award. She was married to Armando Cobelo, known dentist and civil rights and cultural activist.

Cause of death: cancer. 
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Park North Cemetery and Mausoleum
Miami
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Errete
Record added: Jun 18, 2013
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Yolanda Del Castillo Cobelo
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