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Quilapayún was one of the seminal The Republic of Chile is a country located on the southwestern coast of South America. It is a long and narrow strip of land between the Andes mountains and the Pacific Ocean. It shares borders with Argentina to the east, Bolivia to the northeast and Peru to the north. National... Chilean artists of the The Canto Nuevo or Nueva Canción is a form of folk music that developed in South America. Originally practised by artists like Violeta Parra and Argentinian singer Atahualpa Yupanqui, it spread to Chile where it became a method for Resistance under Pinochet in the 1970s Canto Nuevo can... nueva canción. Their name is taken from the Chilean The Mapuche are the pre-Hispanic inhabitants of Central and Southern Chile and Argentina. They are also known by the Spanish name Araucanos. Mapuche means people (che) of the land (mapu). They had an economy based on agriculture; their social organisation consisted of extended families. Mapuche encompasses different ethnic groups... Mapuche tribe, in whose language it means "three beards". Committed In politics, left-wing, political left, leftism, or simply the left, are terms which refer (with no particular precision) to the segment of the political spectrum typically associated with any of several strains of socialism, social democracy, or liberalism (especially in the American sense of the word), or with opposition... leftists, they went into exile in The French Republic or France ( French: République française or France) is a country whose metropolitan territory is located in western Europe, and which is further made up of a collection of overseas islands and territories located in other continents. France is a democracy organised as a... France after the military coup of 1973 was a common year starting on Monday. Events January January 1 - United Kingdom, Ireland, and Denmark enter the European Economic Community, now known as the European Union. January 3 - Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) sells the New York Yankees for $10 million to a 12-person syndicate led by George... 1973. Their major works include Santa Maria de Iquique ( 1970 was a common year starting on Thursday. Events January-February January 1 - Construction begins on Arcosanti, by Paolo Soleri, in Mayer, Arizona, located 65, miles north of Phoenix, Arizona. January 1 - Unix epoch at 00:00:00 UTC. January 12 - Biafra capitulates, ending the Nigerian civil war. January 15... 1970), an album of spoken history, songs, and instrumentals about a notorious massacre in the city of Iquique is a city in northern Chile, capital of Tarapacá Region, on the Pacific coast, just west of the Atacama Desert. It is located at 20° 13 S, 70° 10 W and has a population of approximately 89,000 (c. 1989). Iquique has the largest commercial port center (or Zona... Iquique, and the song "El pueblo unido jamás será vencido" ( This article is about the international language known as Spanish. For other languages spoken in Spain see Languages of Spain. Spanish or Castilian is an Iberian Romance language, and the third or fourth most spoken language in the world. It is spoken as a first language by about 352 million... Spanish: "The people, united, will never be defeated"), which was covered and made famous by Inti-Illimani is a musical group from Chile, formed in 1967. They are perhaps the best internationally known members of the nueva canción movement. Their name means Sun God in Aymara. Contents // Categories: Chilean music | Nueva canción | Stub ... Inti-Illimani.


 
 

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