What are some heroes in Puerto Rico?

Answer Captain Euripides Rubio, US Army, born in Ponce, Medal of Honor, Vietnam. PFC Fernando Luis Garcia, USMC, born in Utado, Medal of Honor, Korea. Sergeat Alexander Joseph Foley, USMC, buried in Cul... Read More »

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What is money called in Puerto Rico?

Puerto Rico is an island located in the northeastern section of the Caribbean between the Dominican Republic and the Virgin Islands. Because Puerto Rico is part of the United States, its currency i... Read More »

What year did Puerto Rico become a commonwealth?

Puerto Rico became a commonwealth of the U.S. in 1952. It became a United States possession in 1898 as a consequence of the Spanish American War, and Puerto Ricans have had U.S. citizenship since 1... Read More »

What is the money from puerto rico called?

An American territory since 1898, the legal currency of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is the United States dollar. The terms for money are the same as they are in the rest of the United States--"... Read More »

What kind of money is used in Puerto Rico?

Puerto Rico uses United States dollars and cents as its currency. It is a U.S. commonwealth territory, and Puerto Ricans are United States citizens; however, they cannot vote in presidential electi... Read More »