CitizenPath recognizes birthdays this week for famous, respected and accomplished Americans with immigrant roots:
Elizabeth Blackwell (February 3, 1821 – May 31, 1910) was an English American and the first woman to earn a medical degree in the United States, paving the way for women after her.
Oscar De La Hoya (born February 4, 1973) is a retired Mexican American professional boxer. Nicknamed “The Golden Boy,” De La Hoya won a gold medal and won ten world titles in six different weight classes.
Zsa Zsa Gabor (born February 6, 1917) is a Hungarian American socialite and actress who is sometimes is best known for being married nine times.
Steve Nash (born February 7, 1974) is a Canadian American professional basketball player with the Lakers of the NBA. Nash is a two-time MVP, eight-time All Star and budding philanthropist.