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San Miguel de Allende in Municipality of Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

House of Pedro Vargas

 
 
House of Pedro Vargas Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 11, 2017
1. House of Pedro Vargas Marker
Inscription.
Don Pedro Vargas
Nacio en esta casa
el 29 de abril de 1906
San Miguel de Allende Gto.
29 de abril de 1990

English translation:
Pedro Vargas
Was born in this house
on April 29, 1906
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
April 29, 1990

 
Erected 1990.
 
Location. 20° 54.933′ N, 100° 44.465′ W. Marker is in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Allende. Marker is on Calle Mesones just west of Calle Nuñez, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 Calle Mesones, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato 37700, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First Spanish Prisoners (within shouting distance of this marker); Tellez Delgado Gas Pump (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Remains of the Insurgents (about 120 meters away); Doctor Juan Antonio Pérez de Espinosa (about 150 meters away); Luis Neri de Alfaro y Velázquez (about 150 meters away); Tribute to the Battle of Puebla
House of Pedro Vargas Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 11, 2017
2. House of Pedro Vargas Marker
(about 180 meters away); House of Ignacio Aldama (about 210 meters away); Allende's Independence Meetings (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Miguel de Allende.
 
Regarding House of Pedro Vargas. Pedro Vargas Mata (San Miguel de Allende, April 29, 1906 - Mexico City, October 30, 1989) was a Mexican singer and actor from the so-called Golden Age of Mexican cinema. Despite preparing to sing in the opera, he dedicated himself to popular songs, achieving international recognition, in addition to being one of the main interpreters of Agustín Lara. He was known by the nickname of "The Continental Tenor." As an actor, he was part of the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema, participating in more than 70 films.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 71 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 13, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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