Immigrants have made this country great and we are going to take the next few weeks and spotlight some of the country’s most famous immigrants.


Sofía Vergara, Colombia


source: The Wrap




















The actress and model was born in Colombia in 1972 and moved to Miami in 1994. She was granted her American citizenship after receiving a perfect score on her citizenship test.


Sergey Brin, Russia

Sergey Brin

Source: Financial Times


The Google co-founder emigrated with his family from the Soviet Union in 1979 to escape religious persecution.


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