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Tonton Nord - Haitian Music Festival, West Palm beach FL

Tonton Nord - Haitian Music Festival, West Palm beach FL

Here is a picture of Haitian comedian Johnny 'Tonton Nord' Fleurinord dancing on stage at the Haitian Roots Connection Music Festival in West Palm Beach FL

In the background, Koudjay, a Haitian Racine Music band, performing.

The event that took place on Saturday, June 17th, 2006, at The Meyer Amphitheater, a multipurpose facility, located in Down Town West Palm Beach Florida.

See all the photos here:

West Palm Beach Music Festival
konpafestival.com

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Ralph Gilles, Haitian Automobile Designer, CEO of Chrysler

Ralph Gilles, Haitian Automobile Designer, CEO of Chrysler

Ralph V. Gilles is an Haitian automobile designer, Born in the USA, Raised in Canada.

Ralph Gilles is the designer behind the Chrysler 300.

Ralph Gilles was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, Dodge Car Brand, Chrysler Group LLC, October 2009

Gilles was born in New York City to Haitian immigrants and raised in Montreal, Quebec.

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Thanksgiving Dinner - Frozen Turkey

Thanksgiving Dinner - Frozen Turkey

Here is a picture of a man waiting for his thanksgiving dinner an they hand him a frozen turkey

Happy ThanksGiving
ThanksGiving-etc.com

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Rene Preval Wedding Photo - President and First Lady

Rene Preval Wedding Photo - President and First Lady

Here is a wedding photo of Haitian president Rene Preval and first lady Elisabeth Debrosse Delatour Preval

René Préval and Elisabeth Débrosse Delatour married on Sunday, December 6, 2009. The wedding was held at Delatour's home in Furcy Haiti.

Elisabeth Delatour is the widow of Leslie Delatour, the former Governor of the Bank of the Republic of Haiti, the Haiti central bank.

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Noramie F Jasmin, First Female Haitian-American Mayor in New York

Noramie F Jasmin, First Female Haitian-American Mayor in New York

Noramie Festa Jasmin, previously a trustee and deputy mayor of Spring valley, was sworn in as mayor on Monday December 7, 2009.

Noramie F. Jasmin is the first woman to hold the title of "Mayor of Spring Valley NY" since the incorporation of the village in 1902.

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Woodring Saint Preux

Woodring Saint Preux

Here is a photo of Belfim.com CEO Woodring Saint Preux accepting a an award at the Haitian Movie Awards in New York.

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Haiti President Rene Preval

Haiti President Rene Preval

Here is a photo of haitian President Rene Preval, happy as hell, with a Haitian flag background.

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Fabiennne Achille, Miami Heat Chearleader Turned Doctor

Fabiennne Achille, Miami Heat Chearleader Turned Doctor

Fabienne Achille is the Haitian-American NBA Miami Heat Cheerleader who became a Doctor.

Fabiennne Achille once cheered on the Miami Heat, but now Fabiennne Achille is a doctor, she delivers babies as a Florida obstetrician.

Fabienne's Mother is Ginette Eugene, co-founder of Good Samaritan for a Better Life, the nonprofit organization that brought Marlie Casseus to the United States.

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Robot Scorpion

Robot Scorpion

Robot Scorpion is a Haitian Breakdance Popper, his Breakdancing video has been seen on Youtube more than 1 million times.

Read more here:
http://www.haitianinternet.com/articles.php/452

Watch the video here:
fouye.com

See more Photos here:
belpoz.com

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Edwidge Danticat, Haitian Writer, Novelist

Edwidge Danticat, Haitian Writer, Novelist

Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat was a recent recipient of the "Genius Grant" from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

Edwidge Danticat was one of 24 artists, scientists, columnists and other winners selected Tuesday by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

Read more here
http://www.haitianinternet.com/articles.php/454

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