When Víctor ANDINO-CASTRO was born on 28 August 1906, in Carolina, Puerto Rico, his father, Félix ANDINO-SALAMAN, was 37 and his mother, Brígida del Carmen CASTRO-DIAZ, was 35. He lived in Martín González, Carolina, Puerto Rico in 1910 and Zarzal, Río Grande, Puerto Rico in 1920. He died in Carolina, Puerto Rico.
From a Late Latin personal name meaning ‘conqueror’. This was popular among early Christians as a reference to Christ's victory over death and sin, and was borne by several saints. An influence on the choice of the name in more recent times was the American actor Victor Mature ( 1915–99 ).