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María Félix

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María Félix in The Kneeling Goddess (1947)
Born
María de los Ángeles Félix Güereña

(1914-04-08)8 April 1914
Álamos, Sonora, Mexico
Died 8 April 2002(2002-04-08) (aged 88)
Mexico City, Mexico
Resting place Panteón Francés, Mexico City, Mexico
Other names La Doña
María Bonita
Occupation
  • Actress
  • singer
Years active 1942–1971
Spouse(s) Enrique Álvarez (1931–1938; divorced)
Agustín Lara (1945–1947; divorced)
Jorge Negrete (1952–1953; his death)
Alex Berger (1956–1974; his death)
Partner(s) Antoine Tzapoff (2002; Félix's death)
Children Enrique Álvarez Félix
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María de los Ángeles Félix Güereña (Spanish: [maˈɾia ˈfeliks] (8 April 1914 – 8 April 2002) was a Mexican actress and singer. She was known for the title role of Doña Bárbara (1943). She appeared in almost 50 movies made in Mexico, Spain, France, Italy and Argentina.

Félix died on 8 April 2002 in Mexico City from a heart attack at the age of 88.


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