Actress, Katy Jurado, was born Maria Cristina Estella Marcella Jurado de Garcia on Jan 16, 1924 in Guadalajara, Mexico. Jurado died at the age of 78 on Jul 5, 2002 in Cuernavaca, Mexico and was laid to rest in Panteon de La Paz Cemetery in Cuernavaca, Baja California, Mexico.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Jurado was nominated for one Oscar, she never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1954||Best Supporting Actress||Broken Lance (1954)||Senora Devereaux||Nominated|
She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
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Helen: Kane will be a dead man in half an hour and nobody's gonna do anything about it. And when he dies, this town dies too. I can feel it. I am all alone in the world. I have to make a living. So I'm going someplace else. That's all.
[Bannon admonishes an Indian woman for drinking whiskey]
Ed Bannon: It's against the law for an Indian to drink.
Nita: I drink in Spanish.
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