Guadalajara

What is Guadalajara known for?


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Infierno'', renaming the group ''Los Guerreros de la Atlantida'' (The Warriors of Atlantis) out of respect for their new co-leader. Shortly after his turn Atlantis win the 2005 International Gran Prix (CMLL International Gran Prix#International Gran Prix 2005) by eliminating Rey Bucanero and Perro Aguayo, Jr. to be the only survivor in the match. Soon after he defeated Dr. Wagner, Jr. to win the NWA World Light Heavyweight

. A. de C.V. location Mexico, D.F. (Mexican Federal District) id Número 21474 Año LXII page 18 date January 21, 2009 accessdate July 9, 2009 language Spanish On April 5, 2009 Atlantis lost the NWA World Light Heavyweight Championship to El Texano, Jr. in the main event of a show in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico ending Atlantis' reign after 988 days.


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of these films: "When I was 6 or 7, I would go see Pedro Infante's movies, and I would tell my mother, 'When I grow up, I'll be like him.'" By age eight he had taken up the guitar and was practicing his singing in the style of the ranchera singers he heard on the radio. left thumb 250px Vicente Fernández in the center (Image:P04-01-10 02-24.jpg) As a boy he sang at a festival in Arandas, Mexico where he won the contest. Later in his life at the age of twenty-one he competed


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also plays in the Primera División de México, due to their fine football game style of playing, they are known in the country as 'The Academy', hence they have provided Mexico's finest football players, among them: Rafael Márquez, Oswaldo Sánchez, Pável Pardo, Andrés Guardado, and Mexico national team's top scorer Jared Borgetti. Atlas, also won several Championships on Amateur Tournaments, and first Football Championship of a Guadalajara Team back in 1951. Atlas fans


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of Guadalajara), surrounded by a fountain. It's sometimes shut down to traffic and opened to pedestrians when there's a major city celebration—such as when the '''Chivas''' football team wins a major game. *


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; The city is also host to several dance and ballet companies such as the Chamber Ballet of Jalisco, the Folkloric Ballet of the University of Guadalajara, and University of Guadalajara Contemporary Ballet. Guadalajara is also known for several large cultural festivals. The International Film Festival of Guadalajara (Guadalajara International Film Festival)


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In 2009 Moody's Investors Service assigned ratings of Ba1 (Global scale, local currency) and A1.mx (Mexican national scale). During the prior five years, the municipality's financial performance had been mixed, but has begun to stabilize in the last two years. Guadalajara manages one of the largest budgets among Mexican municipalities and its revenue per capita indicator (Ps. $2,265) places it above the average for Moody's-rated municipalities in Mexico. The city's economy has two main sectors. Commerce and tourism employ most: about 60% of the population. The other is industry, which has been the engine of economic growth and the basis of Guadalajara's economic importance nationally even though it employs only about a third of the population. Industries here produce products such as food and beverages, toys, textiles, auto parts, electronic equipment, pharmaceuticals, footwear, furniture and steel products. Two of the major industries here have been textiles and shoes, which are still dynamic and growing.


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, U, and W were widened, and better taxiways and runway outlines were also added. Aeroméxico started seasonal flights to Guadalajara and Mexico City, the only international flights from to Ontario. *Antonio DeMarco, Boxer, current WBC (World Boxing Council) Lightweight Champion. *Carlos Fierro, Footballer for the Chivas de Guadalajara. Winner of the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup *Denisse Guerrero, lead singer of the Mexican electropop band Belanova


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, you will almost certainly get something good. Los Altos is the region northeast of Guadalajara where the best tequila in the world is made, bringing up images of tradition, patriotism and individualism. Centro Histórico and around the Universidad de Guadalajara *


unique event

''' and the surrounding area, to play and compete for the delight of fans. You won't witness anything like this unique event anywhere else. Autumn *


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firms from 35 different countries regularly attend, demonstrating the most recent productions in books, videos and new communications technologies. The event awards prizes such as the Premio FIL for literature, the Premio de Literatura Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, also for literature, and the Reconocimento al Mérito Editorial for publishing houses. There is an extensive exposition of books and other materials in Spanish, Portuguese and English, covering academia, culture, the arts and more

Guadalajara

imagesize image_caption image_flag Municipal flag of Guadalajara.PNG image_shield Coat of Arms of Guadalajara (Mexico).svg image_map Guadalajara - Jalisco.svg mapsize 250px map_caption Location of Guadalajara within Jalisco image_map1 map_caption1 mapsize1 pushpin_map Mexico pushpin_mapsize 250 coordinates_region MX subdivision_type Country subdivision_name subdivision_type1 State subdivision_name1 subdivision_type2 Region subdivision_name2 Centro subdivision_type3 Municipality subdivision_name3 Guadalajara government_type leader_party PRI (Institutional Revolutionary Party) leader_title Mayor leader_name Ramiro Hernández García leader_title1 leader_name1 leader_title2 leader_name2 leader_title3 leader_name3 founder Cristóbal de Oñate established_title Foundation established_date February 14, 1542 established_title2 established_date2 established_title3 established_date3 area_magnitude area_total_km2 151 area_total_sq_mi area_land_km2 area_land_sq_mi area_water_km2 area_water_sq_mi area_water_percent area_urban_km2 area_urban_sq_mi area_metro_km2 2734 area_metro_sq_mi population_as_of 2010 population_note population_total 1,495,189 population_density_km2 10361 population_density_sq_mi population_metro 4,424,252 population_density_metro_km2 1583 population_density_metro_sq_mi population_urban population_blank1_title Demonym population_blank1 Tapatío, Guadalajarense Diccionario de la lengua española Real Academia Española guadalajarense - Definición - WordReference.com timezone CST (Central Standard Time) HDI 0.860 – High utc_offset −6 timezone_DST CDT (Central Daylight Time) utc_offset_DST −5 latd 20 latm 40 latNS N longd 103 longm 21 longEW W elevation_m 1566 elevation_ft 5138 postal_code_type postal_code website footnotes

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Guadalajara is the 10th largest city in Latin America in terms of population, The city's economy is based on industry, especially information technology, with a large number of international firms having manufacturing facilities in the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area. Other, more traditional industries, such as shoes, textiles and food processing are also important contributing factors.

Guadalajara is a cultural center of Mexico, considered by most to be the home of mariachi music and host to a number of large-scale cultural events such as the International Film Festival of Guadalajara (Guadalajara International Film Festival) and the Guadalajara International Book Fair and a number of globally renowned cultural events which draw international crowds. It is also home to the C.D. Guadalajara, one of the most popular football clubs in Mexico. This city was named the American Capital of Culture for 2005. Guadalajara also hosted the 2011 Pan American Games.

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