Birth Name: Andy Garcia
Birth Place: Cuba
Andres Arturo Garcia Menendez was born on April 12, 1956, in Havana, Cuba - the third child after an older brother and sister. Garcia's father had a prosperous career as a lawyer and farmer; his mother as a teacher, but at age five, the family fled Cuba for Miami, FL after the Bay of Pigs, settling into a one-bedroom apartment. His father cleaned and maintained the inventory at a catering company, while his mother - who, of all of them, had the strongest mastery of English at the time - found work as an English teacher. Garcia, himself, collected bottles on Miami's beaches for extra income, but eventually the family would go into the hosiery - and later, fragrance - business run by Garcia's ...
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