Sidney Ponson, Calvin Maduro, Eugene Kingsale, and Radhames Dykhoff are four former Major League Baseball players from Aruba.
On September 3, 1996, Eugene Kingsale [b. August 20, 1976] became the first ballpayer born in Aruba to play in a major league game. He debuted with the Baltimore Orioles on that day.
Calvin Maduro [b. September 5, 1974] debuted five days later on September 8, 1996. His first game was as a player with the Philadelphia Phillies.
Sidney Ponson [b. November 2, 1976] debuted on April 19, 1998. He played his first game with the Baltimore Orioles.
Ponson's cousin Radhames Dykhoff [b. September 27, 1974] debuted on June 7, 1998. His first game was as a player with the Baltimore Orioles.
Kingsale, Maduro, and Ponson were knighted in the Netherlands' Order of Orange-Nassa in 2004.
Aruba is sending a team of two athletes to the 2008 Olympics ... Jan Roodzant in swimming and Fiderd Vis in judo.
There are no railways in Aruba.
At Beijing, Aruba has two athletes competing. Jan Roodzant is competing in the swimming 100m freestyle and the 50m freestyle. Fiderd Vis is competing in the men's 81kg Judo competition.
Yes, Aruba is well known throughout the world. Specifically, Aruba is a popular tourist destination. Aruba is known as the happy island. Many tourists are known to return repeatedly to Aruba.
Aruba is approximately 30 kilometers (19 miles) long. Many people go to the island of Aruba, which is one of the Lesser Antilles islands, for a vacation.
How many miles between Beaver Falls, PA and Aruba?
Boston (Logan airport) to Aruba is about 1,800 air miles.
The most important business in Aruba is tourism. Aruba has a tropical climate and attracts many people who wish to have a vacation in a warm climate.
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The luxury hotels of Aruba offer many different experiences, including an all inclusive stay, gambling, and a private resort. The hotels include Radisson Aruba Resort and Casino, Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino, The Westin Resort and Casino Aruba, Riu Palace Aruba All Inclusive, and Renaissance Aruba Resort and Casino.
The flight distance from Philadelphia International Airport to Aruba is about 1,910 miles.
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Aruba has three (3) leaders.Specifically, Aruba has a monarch, a governor and a prime minister. The monarch lives in the European Kingdom of the Netherlands, of which Aruba is an autonomous but constituent country. The governor and the prime minister live in Aruba and conduct much of their work in the island's capital city, Oranjestad.
Aruba is an island and does not have any lakes; as far as i know. Aruba does have a shallow lake called Bubali Plas which is close the high rise hotels
There are 114 Jamaican athletes
Lots of athletes are woman.
A lotoneThe time in Aruba is always UTC - 4 hours (Atlantic Standard Time).
About 4 hours.
Aruba is known as the Dutch House of Oranges.Aruba is known for the heat.