Mexican actress who appeared in many films during the 1940s and 1950s, including the role of Mara in the 1948 film Tarzan and the Mermaids.
She wanted to be a physician when she was young but was later persuaded by a lover to try acting.
She had a Golden Palm Star on the Palm Springs, California, Walk of Stars dedicated to her in 2001.
She was married twice and had two children.
She starred in a 1963 episode of The Alfred Hitchcock Hour.