Lupe Vélez

1908 - 1944

Lupe Vélez

Lupe Vélez (born María Guadalupe Villalobos Vélez; July 18, 1908 – December 14, 1944) was a Mexican actress, dancer and singer during the "Golden Age" of Hollywood films. Vélez began her career as a performer in Mexican vaudeville in the early 1920s. After moving to the United States, she made her first film appearance in a short in 1927. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lupe Vélez has received more than 1,411,892 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,246th most popular actor.

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  • 24

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  • 3.08

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  • 3.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Lupe Vélez ranks 1,230 out of 8,832Before her are Dean Cain, Michel Simon, Andie MacDowell, Lee Grant, Mary Steenburgen, and Leslie Easterbrook. After her are Marisa Berenson, Stacy Keach, John Cusack, Alicia Rhett, John Candy, and Gottfried John.

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Among people born in 1908, Lupe Vélez ranks 95Before her are Lionel Hampton, Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, Lev Pontryagin, Louis, Prince of Hesse and by Rhine, Michael Redgrave, and Françoise Dolto. After her are Arturo Frondizi, Sergei Sobolev, Carlo Abarth, João Guimarães Rosa, Nicholas Kaldor, and Victor Weisskopf. Among people deceased in 1944, Lupe Vélez ranks 109Before her are Hans Krása, Fritz Witt, Israel Joshua Singer, Heinz Brandt, James McKeen Cattell, and J. Walter Christie. After her are Chaim Rumkowski, Kaj Munk, Bernardino Machado, Manuel L. Quezon, Rudolf Schmundt, and Musa Cälil.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Lupe Vélez ranks 83 out of 344Before her are Thalía (1971), Verónica Castro (1952), Manuel Ponce (1886), Rosario Castellanos (null), Felipe Calderón (1962), and Pedro Rodríguez (1940). After her are Adolfo López Mateos (1909), Bernard Francis Law (1931), Miguel Alemán Valdés (1900), El Santo (1917), Huitzilihuitl (1379), and Ernesto Zedillo (1951).

Among ACTORS In Mexico

Among actors born in Mexico, Lupe Vélez ranks 15Before her are María Félix (1914), Pedro Infante (1917), Edith González (1964), Ricardo Montalbán (1920), Katy Jurado (1924), and Verónica Castro (1952). After her are Jacqueline Andere (1938), Ramon Novarro (1899), Fernando Colunga (1966), Gael García Bernal (1978), Demián Bichir (1963), and Victoria Ruffo (1962).