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Born: 1911 AD
Died: 1993 AD
Nationality: Mexican
Categories: Actors

1911 – Born on the 12th of August in Mexico City, Mexico.


1930 – Involved in Mexico City’s carpa (traveling tent) circuit, performing in succession with the Ofelia.


1936 – He made his debut in Mexico City’s Folies Bergère Theater.


       – Married Valentina Ivanova.


1942 – Teamed up with Miguel M. Delgado and Jaime Salvador to produce a series of low-quality parodies, including an interpretation of Chaplin’s The Circus.


1946 – Rejected Mexican film companies and instead signed with Columbia Pictures.


1953 – Began performing his theatrical work Yo Colón ("I, Columbus") in the Teatro de los Insurgentes.


1956 – Starred in movie "Around the World in Eighty Days".


1957 – Won the Golden Globe for Around the World in Eighty Days.


1961 – Received Golden Globe Special Award.


1993 – He died on 20th of April because of lung cancer in Mexico City, Mexico.


He has a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame 6436 Hollywood Blvd.