Katy Jurado’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 16, 1924

Death Date

July 5, 2002

Age of Death

78 years


Movie Actress

The movie actress Katy Jurado died at the age of 78. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Notable for her Oscar-nominated role in the 1954 film Broken Lance, Jurado is also remembered for her appearances in more than seventy American Western and Mexican films of the 1940s, ’50s, and ’60s.

Before ending in divorce, her marriage to Mexican entertainer Victor Velazquez produced a son named Victor Hugo and a daughter named Sandra. During the late 1950s and early 1960s, she was married to American actor Ernest Borgnine.



“Some Mexicans go to Hollywood and lose career in Mexico because they play imitation. I don’t want this to happen to me.” (Katy Jurado)


“Some of these little girls are afraid to admit they are getting older. I am not afraid. You can’t put your finger in the sun and stop time.” (Katy Jurado)


“Women can have a career, but the real career is to be a woman. It’s beautiful to be a woman and give birth.” (Katy Jurado)


“I always do what I feel and say what I think.” (Katy Jurado)


“I didn’t take all the films that were offered, just those with dignity.” (Katy Jurado)