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Katy Jurado
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Birth Date:January 16, 1924
Astrology Sign:Capricron
Chinese Sign:Pig - Yin
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Died Date:July 5, 2002

Occupation:Movie actress

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Katy Jurado

Biography:Katy Jurado (January 16, 1924 - July 5, 2002) was a Mexican actress.

Born María Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado García in Guadalajara, Jalisco, she started her career in Hollywood and moved back to continue filming in Mexico.

Her role in the Mexican movie Nosotros Los Pobres opposite the well-known Mexican actor Pedro Infante brought her fame. She subsequently appeared in many Hollywood movies including The Bullfighter and the Lady, High Noon , Arrowhead, Broken Lance (for which she received an Academy Award nomination), The Racers, Trial, Trapeze, The Badlanders, One Eyed Jacks, Barabbas, Stay Away, Joe (opposite Elvis Presley), Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid, The Children of Sanchez, and Under the Volcano. Her last film performance was in the Mexican film Un Secreto de Esperanza.

Jurado was married twice, first to Mexican actor Victor Velazquez with whom she had two children and secondly to actor Ernest Borgnine 1959-1963.

She died of kidney failure and pulmonary disease in 2002, at the age of 78 in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico.

She is one of only two Mexican actresses to have been nominated for an Academy Award. Salma Hayek recently shared the same honor.

Achievements: (Filmography)
High Noon (1952)

Chinese Horoscope for Katy Jurado
Includes characteristics and Vices
Katy Jurado's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: February 16, 1923 - February 04, 1924
Birthday: January 16, 1924

The Pig is a Yin,
and is the Twelfth sign of the Chinese horoscope.


Personality and Character Cards:
Personality and character cards are identical!

Katy Jurado's Personality Tarot Card The Lovers - Personality Card

Birthday: January 16, 1924

A relationship or love affair with a trial or choice involved.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Katy Jurado's Growth Tarot Card The Chariot

Birthday: January 16, 2024

A struggle or conflict, yet strong potential for triumph over adversity.




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