Cordova, Arturo de

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Name
Cordova, Arturo de Gender: M
Garcia y Rodriguez, Arturo
born on 19 May 1908 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )
Place Merida Yucatan, Mexico, 20n58, 89w37
Timezone LMT m89w37 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 28°26' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 16°45 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 11°19'



Biography

Mexican-American actor who began his career in his native Mexico in the early '30s. Cordova gained some popularity with Paramount Pictures for his small but memorable role in "For Whom the Bell Tolls," and then starred in a few other features, the best of which was "Frenchman's Creek" in 1946. He played Latin-lover types in Hollywood films in the '40s. Returning to Mexico in the late 1940s, De Cordova continued to appear in Latin American films until his premature retirement in the early 1950s. On the whole, his Spanish-language roles were more rewarding than his Hollywood assignments, especially his feverish portrayal of an insane aristocrat in "El" in1951. He was better-known in South America and Spain.

Cordova died 11/03/1975, Mexico City.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 3 November 1975 at 12:00 noon in Mexico City, Mexico (Age 67)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1946 (Appeared in "Frenchman's Creek")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1951 (Appeared in "El")

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes B.C. (Almanacs give May 8, 1908)

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Mexico to U.S. to Mexico)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Film)

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