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Lamas in 1970
Fernando Álvaro Lamas y de Santos
January 9, 1916
Buenos Aires, Argentina
|Died||October 8, 1982
|Cause of death||Pancreatic cancer|
(m. 1940; div. 1944)
(m. 1946; div. 1952)
(m. 1954; div. 1960)
Esther Williams (m. 1969)
|Children||3, including Lorenzo Lamas|
Fernando Álvaro Lamas y de Santos (January 9, 1916 – October 8, 1982) was an Argentine-American actor and director. He was known for playing the "Latin Lover" in many movies during the 1940s and 1950s.
In 1951, Lamas starred as Paul Sarnac in the musical, Rich, Young and Pretty with Jane Powell. He also starred in The Law and the Lady (1952) which was very unpopular.
He also starred alongside Elizabeth Taylor in The Girl Who Had Everything (1952).
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Lamas with co-star Danielle Darrieux in Rich, Young and Pretty.
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