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Name: Katy Jurado  
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Date of Birth: 16th January 1924
Place of Birth: Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Profession: Actress
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Katy Jurado
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Born 16 January 1924
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Died 5 July 2002
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

Katy Jurado (January 16, 1924 - July 5, 2002) was a Mexican actress.

Born Maria Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado GarcĂ­a in Guadalajara, Mexico, she started her career in Hollywood and moved back to continue filming in Mexico.

Her role in the Mexican movie Nosotros Los Pobres opposite the well-known Mexican actor Pedro Infante brought her fame. She subsequently appeared in many Hollywood movies including The Bullfighter and the Lady, High Noon (for which she received an Academy Award nomination), Arrowhead, Broken Lance, The Racers, Trial, Trapeze, The Badlanders, One Eyed Jacks, Barabbas, Stay Away, Joe (opposite Elvis Presley), Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid, The Children of Sanchez and Under the Volcano. Her last film performance was in the Mexican Film Un Secreto de Esperanza.

She died of kidney failure and pulmonary disease in 2002, at the age of 78.

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