Private Details Behind Rita Moreno's 45-Year-Long Marriage

25. Her brother was left behind in Puerto Rico

Image Credits: Getty Images / ullstein bild/ullstein bild | A very young Rita Moreno

Image Credits: Getty Images / ullstein bild/ullstein bild | A very young Rita Moreno

Rita Moreno was only five years old when her parents got divorced, and her mother decided to move from Puerto Rico to New York City, looking for better opportunities. Unfortunately, they had so little money that she couldn't afford to take both children with her. She ended up taking only Rita and leaving her youngest son in Puerto Rico with his grandparents.

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