Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Dominican Government honors Liza Minnelli
People - 23 November 2010, 11:35 AM
SD. - President Leonel Fernandez Decree 647-10 bestowed the Heraldic Order of Cristóbal Columbus on the American actress and singer Liza Minnelli, in a brief National Palace ceremony on Monday.
The first lady Margarita Cedeño and other senior officials accompanied Fernandez in the ceremony for Minnelli, who thanked the President for the honor.
After receiving the Dominican Government’s recognition, the American entertainer said “it is far better than having received the Oscar.”