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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 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.
How did Katy Jurado die?
Katy Jurado's death was caused by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
|Cause of death||Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease|
|Age of death||78 years|
|Birthday||January 16, 1924|
|Death date||July 5, 2002|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I was always asked to play roles where I was the contrasting or multicultural character. Sometimes that worked for me – often it didn’t.Katy Jurado
I didn’t take all the films that were offered, just those with dignity.Katy Jurado
I always do what I feel and say what I think.Katy Jurado
Some of these little girls are afraid to admit they are getting older. I am not afraid. You can’t put your finger in the sun and stop time.Katy Jurado
Some Mexicans go to Hollywood and lose career in Mexico because they play imitation. I don’t want this to happen to me.Katy Jurado