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Famous People Named Jose - Jose Canseco (baseball player); José Echegaray (Nobel Prize literature); José Ramos-Horta (Nobel Prize peace); José Saramago (Nobel Prize literature); José Carreras (opera singer); José Reyes (baseball player); José Cuervo (tequila producer); José Ortega (boxer)
Famous People who Named their Son Jose - Placido Domingo (opera singer)
José Antonio Yorba (20 Jul 1743 - 16 Jan 1825) - Born in Catalonia, Spain, Yorba was a corporal during the Spanish expedition of 1769. He was in San Francisco in 1777; Monterey in 1782; and in San Diego in 1789. In 1797 he was retired and eventually granted the land Rancho Santiago de Santa Ana (present day Orange County).
José Darío Argüello (1753–1828) - Arguello was a Spanish soldier and California pioneer. Born in “New Spain” (present-day Mexico), he enlisted in the Mexico regiment of dragoons. In 1781 he was promoted to sub-lieutenant and chief officer for what was to become the Presidio of Santa Barbara. Arguello led the first 10 families for the founding of the Pueblo de Los Angeles (present-day Los Angeles) in 1781. He continued onto Santa Barbara when the presidio was founded in 1782. In 1787, Argüello was appointed lieutenant and commandant of the Presidio of San Francisco, serving until 1806, and commandant of the Presidio of Monterey from 1791 to 1796. He was given a land grant known as Rancho de las Pulgas (Ranch of the Fleas). This rancho was the largest grant on the San Francisco Peninsula consisting of 35,260 acres.