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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Acosta Genealogy

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Some Famous People with the surname of Acosta

Wikipedia Oscar Zeta Acosta (April 8, 1935 ? disappeared 1974) was an American attorney, politician, minor novelist and Chicano Movement activist, perhaps best known for his friendship with the American author Hunter S.
Wikipedia Bertrand Blanchard Acosta (January 1, 1895 ? September 1, 1954) was an aviator who flew in the Spanish Civil War in the Yankee Squadron.
Wikipedia Rodolfo Acosta (July 29, 1920 in Chihuahua, Mexico ? November 7, 1974 in Woodland Hills, California) was a Mexican character actor, typically playing western heavies in Hollywood films.
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Wikipedia Alberto Federico Acosta (born 23 August 1966 in Arocena), known popularly as "Beto" Acosta, is an Argentine former football striker.
Wikipedia Teolindo Antonio Acosta Lazaro (Maracaibo, July 23, 1937 ? August 1, 2004 in Maracaibo) was a baseball player from Venezuela.
Wikipedia Lautaro Acosta (born March 14 1988, in Glew, Almirante Brown Partido) is an Argentine football midfielder/striker.
Wikipedia Jorge Acosta (born May 29, 1964) is a retired Colombian American soccer forward.
Wikipedia Victoria Acosta (born circa 1992) is an American pop singer from San Antonio, Texas best known for her 2005 hit single "The World's Gone Crazy" from her album "Once Upon A Time".
Wikipedia Cecilio "Cy" Acosta Miranda (born November 22 1946, in El Sabino, Sinaloa, Mexico) is a retired starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played four seasons for the Chicago White Sox and Philadelphia Phillies.
Wikipedia Claudio Acosta (born 12 February, 1988 in El Quebrachal, Salta) is an Argentine football striker.
Wikipedia Manuel Acosta (1921?1989) was a Mexican-American painter and illustrator who was born into an impoverished family in Aldama, Chihuahua, Mexico, on May 9, 1921.
Wikipedia Rafael Acosta full name Rafael Eduardo Acosta Cammarota (born 13 February 1989 in Caracas) is a Venezuelan footballer in Italy.
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Wikipedia Wbaldino Acosta (1938 ? 1 August 2007) was an Argentine politician who served as Governor of his province of San Juan.
Wikipedia Vicente Acosta (July 24 1867 in Apopa ? July 24 1908 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras) was a Salvadoran poet.
Wikipedia Lucas Emanuel Acosta (born 21 June 1988 in Santa Fe) is an Argentine football midfielder who plays for Col?n de Santa Fe.
Wikipedia Miguel Acosta (born 1978-04-20 in Miranda, Venezuela) is a professional boxer from Venezuela.
Wikipedia Mariano Acosta (September 8, 1825September 17, 1893) was an Argentine lawyer and politician.
Wikipedia Jesse Acosta (born April 6, 1976 in Mexico) is an independent music producer and keyboard player living in San Antonio, Texas.