"the world's most widely read Spanish-language author."
Gloria E. Anzaldúa
Novelist and scholar of Chicana culture, feminist theory, and queer theory.
Mexican-American award winning author and activist.
Mexican-American actress, producer, and philanthropist
Labor leader, civil rights activist, co-founder of the United Farm Workers
First Hispanic-American to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony
First Hispanic woman to serve in the U.S. Cabinet
Judge on the Guatemalan Supreme Court advocating for women's rights and against corruption
Award winning folk singer, songwriter, musician, and activist
First transgender person to work in the White House
American gymnast and two time Olympic medalist
First Latin-American actress to earn over $1 million for a film
First Latina CEO of a Fortune 500 company
First Hispanic woman in Space
World renowed environmental and indigenous rights activist
Co-Creator of the #NeverAgain movement
Venezuelan fashion designer known for dressing American first ladies
Guatemalan indigenous rights and women's rights activist, Nobel Peace Prize recipient
The best selling South American singer of all time
Chief Executive Officer of the National Math and Science Initiative