Katy Jurado

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Birthday
16, 1924
Birthplace
Mexico
Death Date
Jul 5, 2002 (78)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
16, 1924
Birthplace
Mexico
Death Date
Jul 5, 2002 (78)

About

Notable for her Oscar-nominated role in the 1954 film Broken Lance, Jurado is also remembered for her appearances in more than seventy American Western and Mexican films of the 1940s, '50s, and '60s.

Before Fame

She made her cinematic debut in the 1943 Mexican film No Mataras. While rising to fame as an actress, she also worked as a journalist.

Trivia

She appeared with Marlon Brando in the 1959 film One-Eyed Jacks.

Family Life

Before ending in divorce, her marriage to Mexican entertainer Victor Velazquez produced a son named Victor Hugo and a daughter named Sandra. During the late 1950s and early 1960s, she was married to American actor Ernest Borgnine.

Associated With

She and Gary Cooper were both in the cast of the 1952 film High Noon.