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Katy Jurado

Katy Jurado was a Mexican actress. Born Maria Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado Garcia in Guadalajara, Mexico, she started her career in Hollywood and moved back to continue filming in Mexico. She co-starred in the movie Stay Away, Joe with Elvis Presley, and a role in the movie Nosotros Los Pobres with well-known Mexican actor Pedro Infante brought her fame. Her last acting performances were in Mexican soap operas.

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Katy Jurado Facts

Birth NameMaria Christina Jurado Garcia
BirthdayJanuary 16, 1924
BirthplaceGuadalajara, Mexico
Date of deathJuly 5, 2002 (age 78)
Awards1953 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture (for High Noon)

Selected Filmography

High Noon
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid
Pat Garrett & Billy The Kid
Under the Volcano
One Eyed Jacks
Broken Lance
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