Andrés Arturo García Menéndez was born in Cuba on this day in 1956. We know him as Andy Garcia.
He left the island in the 1960's and settled in Miami.
Later, he became a successful movie actor and more recently has produced films.
Andy Garcia's "The lost city" was released in 2007 and brought back many good and bad memories. It told a story that many Cuban Americans could understand and relate to.