Who is a famous person from Peru Why are they famous?

What famous people are from Lima Peru?

Folk and classical musicians

  • Felipe Pinglo Alva, considered the father of Peruvian folk music (“musica criolla”)
  • Eva Ayllón, Afro-Peruvian folk singer.
  • Susana Baca, Grammy Award-winning folk singer.
  • Arturo “Zambo” Cavero, folk singer.
  • Juan Diego Florez, tenor vocalist.
  • Jimmy Lopez, composer.
  • Lucha Reyes, folk singer.

Do Peruvians eat cats?

Peru. Cat is not a regular menu item in Peru, but is used in such dishes as fricassee and stews most abundant in two specific sites in the country: the southern town of Chincha Alta (Ica Region, Afro-Peruvian mostly) and the north-central Andean town of Huari (Ancash Region).

What is the most important indigenous culture in Peru?

Peruvian culture is a beautiful mix of Hispanic and native traditions. The Quechua and the Aymara are the two main native cultures of Peru, both of whom speak their native languages. These Inca descendants have successfully preserved and developed their proud cultures despite the creeping in of globalization.

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