Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Soledad Miranda (1943 – 1970)

In 1943, Spanish, tragic actress on April 24, 2018 at 1:04 pm

Soledad Miranda aka Susann Korda: European actress and singer, born Soledad Rendón Bueno 9 July 1943, Seville Spain; died 18 August 1970, age 27, Lisbon Portugal; automobile accident.

Miranda began appearing in films from age 17 in 1960, mostly in Spanish films. She had a small part in the Hollywood movie 100 Rifles (1969), set in Mexico but shot in Spain, starring American footballer Jim Brown, Raquel Welch and Burt Reynolds. She then starred in 7 films by sexploitation director Jésus (“Jess”) Franco, 6 of which were released after her death.

Miranda married a former Portuguese racecar driver, José Manuel Simões. When a truck collided with their car, Miranda suffered fatal injuries but her husband and young son survived.

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Mary Francis aka Paca Gabaldón

In Spanish on December 10, 2017 at 1:53 am

Paca Gabaldón: born 1949 in Barcelona, on screen as Mary Francis from 1965, credited as Paca Gabaldón from 1979 – 2014.

Carmen Sevilla

In 1930, Spanish on August 27, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Her real name is Carmen García Galisteo. Born in Seville in 1930. Almost still a child, she debuts on stage with the Estrellita Castro company. At 18 she acts in her first film, “Jalisco canta en Sevilla”, with Jorge Negrete. During the 50s, she consolidates her career as an actress with titles such as “Cuentos de la Alhambra” by Florián Rey, “La hermana San Sulpicio” by Luis Lucia, or “La venganza” by Juan Antonio Bardem. Later, she opts for focusing her attention on her private life and her public appearances decrease. Her attempts to restart her career during the 70s in more dramatic roles in “Enseñar a un sinvergüenza” or “La cera virgen” end with her retirement from the big screen. Spain Is Culture.

Paquita Rico 1929 – 2017

In 1929, Spanish on August 3, 2017 at 11:12 am

Paquita Rico (1929 – 2017): Spanish actress, on screen 1948 – 1998.

Carmen Sevilla

In 1930, Spanish on August 2, 2017 at 11:03 am

Carmen Sevilla: Spanish entertainer, born 6 October 1930, Seville Spain. Mary Magdalene in Nicholas Ray’s I Was a Teenage Jesus a.k.a. King of Kings (1961) with Jeffrey Hunter as Jesus.

Diana Sorel

In 1946, Spanish on March 19, 2017 at 9:36 am

Diana Sorel: Spanish actress born 1946, on screen 1966-76, starting with the westerns The Tough One (1966) and Dollar of Fire (1966).

Soledad Miranda (1943 – 1970)

In 1943, Spanish on January 12, 2017 at 1:21 pm

1943-70 Soledad Miranda

Soledad Miranda: Spanish actress born 1943, died in a car accident in 1970

Carmen Sevilla pussy

In 1930, Spanish on August 12, 2016 at 11:58 pm

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Carmen Sevilla: Spanish entertainer, born 6 October 1930, Seville Spain. Mary Magdalene in Nicholas Ray’s I Was a Teenage Jesus a.k.a. King of Kings (1961) with Jeffrey Hunter as Jesus.

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Carmen Sevilla

In 1930, Spanish on August 12, 2016 at 11:52 pm

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Carmen Sevilla: Spanish entertainer, born 6 October 1930, Seville Spain. Mary Magdalene in Nicholas Ray’s I Was a Teenage Jesus a.k.a. King of Kings (1961) with Jeffrey Hunter as Jesus.

24 Femmes Per Second: nouveaux postes de belles femmes chaque semaine; weekly posts of beautiful women; posti settimanali di belle donne; wöchentliche Beiträge der schönen Frauen; vecko inlägg av vackra kvinnor.

Pilar Truchado in ‘Seven Guns for the MacGregors’ 1966

In 1945, Spanish on August 4, 2016 at 10:46 am

PILAR TRUCHADO in "Seven Guns for the MacGregors" Original Vintage Photo 1966

Pilar Truchado: one movie credit.