Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Katy Jurado: I watched High Noon with Cary Cooper, Grace Kelly and Katy Jurado again last night. Something about Mrs. Jurado's eyes. Mesmerizing! The weird thing is that she was married to Ernest Borgnine. She is an amazing actress. for sure.
A. Barker

Jan. 16, 1924, Mexico
Death: Jul. 5, 2002, Mexico

Acclaimed Actress. Famous for her role with Gary Cooper in 1952 "High Noon" as 'Helen Ramirez.' She was nominated for a supporting actress Oscar for her role opposite Spencer Tracy in the 1954 western "Broken Lance" as 'Senora Devereaux.' Married to Victor Velasquez, they divorced, they had two children. Married to Actor Ernest Borgnine in 1959 and divorced in 1964. Other film roles include "Under the Volcano" (1984), "The Children of Sanchez" (1978), and "Barabbas" (1962).

Cause of death: Lung and heart ailments

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