Actor Joaquin Phoenix (brother of River, Rain, Liberty and Summer) highlighted this one, then Kelly Ripa began talking about younger son Joaquin on her daily TV show, and presto-- it's now one of the hottest and most appealing multicultural choices, ranking at Number 340.
Joaquin is currently enjoying high popularity in South America--it's in the Top 6 in both Argentina and Chile.
Colorful poet Joaquin (born Cincinnatus) Miller was known as the 'Byron of the Rockies.' There is a teenage character in Hemingway's For Whom the Bell Tolls named Joaquin; and San Joaquín is the Spanish version of Saint Joachim, the traditional name for the father of Mary, mother of Jesus.
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