15 Latinos Shining on the Hollywood Walk of Fame!

Dozens of Latinos have made their eternal mark in Hollywood. You can thank our natural talent, charisma, and work ethic for that one! From Thalia to Shakira, check out 15 celebs who have carved their way into history with Hollywood Walk of Fame stars:

1. Hollywood Star on Walk of Fame: Thalia

Thalia

The "Queen of Latin Pop" was honored with the 2,514th Hollywood Walk of Fame star on December 5, 2013. Since the start of her career, she has sold more than 40 milion records worldwide, written four books, and starred in several telenovelas.


2. Hollywood Star on Walk of Fame: Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez

The Boricua megastar was honored with the 2,500th Hollywood Walk of Fame star in June of this year. J.Lo became very emotional while receiving this huge accomplishment.


3. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Penelope Cruz

Penelope Cruz

In 2011, the Spanish actress earned her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. That same year the Academy Award-winner for Woody Allen’s, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, gave birth to her first-born son, Leonardo.


4. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Cameron Diaz

Cameron Diaz

The Vanilla Sky star always shined bright, but she officially earned her star on the 'Hollywood Walk' back in 2009. After receiving the honor she said, “It will be cool to be under people’s feet. It really is the place where people can understand exactly that actors are not really stars – they don’t exist in the sky, they exist on the ground just like everybody else.” Nicely put!


5. Hollywood Walk of Fame: George Lopez

George Lopez

The comedian finally got his wish of being on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2006. "I remember being 15, and walking up and down (the Walk of Fame) and dreaming about what I wanted to do and never thinking it was going to be done," said the star.


6. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin

In 2007, the “She Bangs” singer snatched up his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in front of hundreds of screaming fans. "My work has been recognized. It will stay here forever, hopefully," he said, according to USA Today.


7. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera

The Stripped singer celebrated her victory on the Hollywood Walk of Fame back in 2010. "Thank you so much for coming out to support me and support this amazing, incredible day in my life," she said to a crowd of fans who lined up for the special occasion.


8. walk of fame Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem

On November 8, 2012, Bardem joined his wife Penelope Cruz with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.


9. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Antonio Banderas

Antonio Banderas

The Legend of Zorro star was honored in the Hollywood Walk of Fame back in 2005. The humble actor said, "It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country 16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket."


10. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Luis Miguel

Luis Miguel

Back in 1996, El Sol earned his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his heart-hitting mariachis and boleros. Receiving 5 Grammy Awards by the time he was 26 definitely garners a piece on the infamous block!


11. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Rita Moreno

Rita Moreno

The legendary performer, who won many coveted awards throughout her career including an Oscar for West Side Story and a Tony for the musical The Ritz, officially won her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1995. We think it was about time!

12. walk of fame Emilio Estefan

Emilio Estefan

In June 2005, the music mogul was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and wife Gloria stood alongside in support. That same year, Estefan received the BMI Songwriter of the Year award.

13. walk of fame Marco Antonio Solis

Marco Antonio Solis

The Mexican singer, who has worked with artists such as Enrique Iglesias and Olga Tañon, received his Hollywood Walk of Fame star during a ceremony on August 5, 2010.

14. walk of fame Don Francisco

Don Francisco

The host of Sabado Gigante was honored with a Walk of Fame star on June 8, 2001. The Guiness World Records has recognized Sabado Gigante as the world's longest running TV variety show.

15. Hollywood Walk of Fame: Shakira

Shakira

The “Waka Waka” singer was awarded her Hollywood Walk of Fame estrella last year. She was also honored with the "2011 Recording Academy Person of the Year Award" for her music and philanthropic efforts with her foundation, Piez Dezcalsos.