Raquel Welch

Raquel Welch

American, Actress
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Raquel Welch

Raquel Welch (née Tejada; September 5, 1940) is an American actress.

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Full name at birth
Jo Raquel Tejada
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Claim to fame
her roles as Cora Peterson in the science fiction adventure film Fantastic Voyage, Loana in the adventure fantasy film One Million Years B.C., Fathom Harvill in the spy comedy film Fathom and Maria Stoner in the Western film Bandolero!
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Date of birth
5 September 1940
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Place of birth
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Age
82
Occupation
Actress, singer
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Height
5' 6" (168 cm)
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Weight
128 lbs (58.1 kg)
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Distinctive feature
  • Center-parted, neck-length hair
  • Curvaceous figure
  • Charming smile
  • Radiant face
  • A husky, deep voice
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4
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Shoe size
8
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Residence
Los Angeles, California, USA
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Net worth
$30,000,000 USD
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High school
La Jolla High School, La Jolla, California, USA
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University
San Diego State College
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My father was a perfectionist. We had to hop to everything and have marvelous table manners. I could only wear navy blue and gray and white. He wanted me to be interested in tennis and horses just like a little princess, but I couldn`t stand such things.
  • She was placed at number 2 on Men’s Health magazine’s 2011 list of ‘Hottest Women of All Time’ and number 3 on Playboy magazine’s list of ‘100 S*xiest Stars of the Twentieth Century’.
  • She was named after her paternal grandmother, Raquel Urquizo.
  • While at La Jolla High School, she had won the titles of ‘Miss La Jolla’, ‘Miss San Diego’ and ‘Maid of California’.
  • She underwent training in ballet dancing from the age of 7 to 17 but had to give up the pursuit after her instructor told her that she had not developed the perfect figure for it.
  • Born in Chicago, Raquel’s family moved to San Diego, California when she was 2 years old.

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