Tierra Blanca, Zacatecas

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The town of Tierra Blanca is located in the municipality of Loreto in the Mexican state of Zacatecas. [1] It has 2137 inhabitants. Tierra Blanca is 2077 meters above sea level. It is also the birthplace of Benjamín "El Maestro" Galindo. [2] Tierra Blanca is also the birthplace of Omar Ortiz, lead singer of Pequeños Musical. Tierra Blanca is a very quiet and rural town. People often emigrate to the United States, to cities such as Los Angeles, Chicago, and Denver. There is also a "Garden", which is also referred to as "El Jardin." This is the setting where concerts, firework shows, etc., take place.

Loreto is a town and municipality in the state of Zacatecas, Mexico. The town is the seventh-largest community in the state, with a 2005 census population of 22,085 inhabitants, while the municipality of which it serves as municipal seat had a population of 43,411. The municipality has an area of 427 km².

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Zacatecas, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Zacatecas, is one of the 31 states which, with the Federal District, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It is divided into 58 municipalities and its capital city is Zacatecas City.

Benjamín Galindo Marentes, nicknamed El Maestro, is a Mexican former footballer. He participated with the national team in the 1994 FIFA World Cup.

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  1. TIERRA BLANCA (Loreto, Zacatecas)
  2. "Leyendas del futbol doméstico en Futbolteca - Historia y números del futbol". Futbolteca.mediotiempo.com. Retrieved 2010-09-13.

Coordinates: 22°20′56″N102°03′54″W / 22.349°N 102.065°W / 22.349; -102.065

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