Lin-Manuel Miranda Height
Miranda was born in New York City on January 16, 1980. His name Lin-Manuel was inspired by a poem about the Vietnam War, written by José Manuel Torres Santiago. He has a sister named Luz Miranda-Crespo. Among some of his greatest achievements include a MacArthur ‘Genius’ Award, two Grammy Awards, Pulitzer Prize and three Tony Awards. Currently he lives with his two sons Sebastian and Francisco and wife Vanessa Nadal in Washington Heights close to his parents and hometown of Inwood. He named his first son Sebastian after the crab in ‘The Little Mermaid’ to which he is composing music for the live-action film. Lin-Manuel Miranda height stands at an average of 5’9″ or 1.75 m. He once stated on Twitter that he was ‘5’9″ and a bit’.
Lin-Manuel Miranda Ethnicity
Many people wonder what Lin-Manuels Mirandas ethnicity is. Miranda actually comes from Puerto Rican parents and grew up in a Hispanic neighborhood. His father is a clinical psychologist and his mother is a Democratic Party consultant. One of his Grandparents is Mexican. Despite being born in the United States he is an activist for Puerto Rico. Joining lawmakers to back a Senate bill that will release Puerto Rico of their debt and declare bankruptcy. After Hurricane Maria hit he participated in helping raise money, giving a portion of his proceeds from the song ‘Almost Like Praying’ for rescue efforts. Miranda received criticism for performing his musical Hamilton in Puerto Rico, where he hoped to bring attention to the territories needs.
Lin-Manuel Miranda Instagram
Lin-Manuel Miranda held off on getting Instagram for a long while. Since 2009 he used Twitter as his primary social media account, and has 3.6 million followers on the platform. On one of his Twitter posts in 2017 he stated “Listen, I don’t have the instagram, Forward old Man Miranda the good good #Ham4Alls on the ‘gram”. On June 12, 2022 he finally caved and created an Instagram account. Lin-Manuel Mirandas Instagram has 321k followers which isn’t as much as Twitter, but he is still quite new yet. There is a good mix of personal to professional posts and he seems to post on a somewhat regular basis.
Lin-Manuel Miranda Bio
As a child Lin-Manuel spent a month each year in Puerto Rico with his grandparents who lived in Vega Alta. This inspired Lin-Manuel to learn about its’ history. He wrote the famous broadway musical Hamilton after reading Ron Chernow’s biography Alexander Hamilton, one of the founding fathers of the USA whose from the Caribbean. When Lin-Manuel Miranda was just a sophomore in college he wrote the musical ‘In The Heights’ which was performed at Wesleyan’s theater company. The musical was revised in 2002 and went on to become a Broadway musical in 2008. Miranda also created the playwright and wrote the songs for ‘Hamilton’ and co-wrote music for Moana and Encanto. ‘In The Heights’ was nominated for 13 Tony awards.
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