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Raquel Welch

Raquel Welch and husband Andre Weinfeld arrive at the premiere of Midler's movie, The Rose,1979.
Birth name Jo Raquel Tejada
Born September 5, 1940 (1940-09-05) (age 67)
Flag of the United States Chicago, Illinois,
United States
Spouse(s) James Westley Welch (1959–1964)
Patrick Curtis (1967–1972)
Andre Weinfeld (1980–1990)
Richard Palmer (1990–present)

Jo Raquel Tejada (born September 5, 1940), best known by her stage name Raquel Welch, is an American actress who reached fame during the 1960s. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full 1940 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Nickname: Motto: Urbs in Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country State Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (149,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... André Weinfeld was born in Paris, France. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... The Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1950. ... For other uses, see The Three Musketeers (disambiguation). ... is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full 1940 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... A stage name, also called a screen name, is a pseudonym used by performers and entertainers such as actors, comedians, musicians, djs, clowns, and professional wrestlers. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969, inclusive. ...

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Early life

Welch was born in Chicago, Illinois, the oldest of three children born to Armando Carlos Tejada Urquizo and Josephine Sarah Hall. Her father, who immigrated from La Paz, Bolivia, was an aerospace engineer of Spanish-Castilian descent; her mother was an Irish-American.[1] Nickname: Motto: Urbs in Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country State Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Metropolitan Area Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (149,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... Location of La Paz within Bolivia Coordinates: , Country Departament Province Pedro Domingo Murillo Province Founded October 20, 1548 Incorporated (El Alto) 20th century Government  - Mayor Juan Del Granado Area  - City 470 km²  (181. ... Look up aerospace in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Look up engineer in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Unofficial map of what is traditionally considered to be the region of Castile (shown in red), although the definition of which areas constitute Castile is disputed. ... Irish Americans (Irish: Gael-Mheiriceánach) are citizens of the United States who can claim ancestry originating in the west European nation of Ireland. ...


In 1942, Armando Tejada was transferred to San Diego, California. The family moved to the suburb of La Jolla, where Welch grew up. She took dancing lessons as a child, and was winning beauty pageants by the time she was a teenager. Among her titles were "Miss Photogenic," "Miss La Jolla," "Miss Contour," and "Miss San Diego." In 1957, she was named "Miss Fairest of the Fair" at the San Diego County Fair. After attending La Jolla High School, she entered San Diego State College on a theater arts scholarship. The following year she married a high school sweetheart, James Welch. “San Diego” redirects here. ... One of the beaches at La Jolla Cove La Jolla, California, is a seaside resort community comprised of 42,808[1] residents within the city of San Diego. ... A contemporary dancer rehearsing in a dance studio Dance generally refers to human movement either used as a form of expression or presented in a social, spiritual or performance setting. ... A beauty contest, or beauty pageant, is a competition between people, based largely, though not always entirely, on the beauty of their physical appearance. ... San Diego County is a county located on the Pacific Ocean in the far southwest of California, along the border with Mexico. ... San Diego State University (SDSU), founded in 1897, is the largest and oldest higher education facility in the greater San Diego area, and is part of the California State University system. ... This article is about scholarship (noun) and scholarship as a form of financial aid. ...


Career

In 1959, Welch played the title role in the famous Ramona Pageant, a yearly outdoor play at Hemet, California, which is based on the novel Ramona by Helen Hunt Jackson. The Ramona Pageant is an outdoor play staged annually at Hemet, California since 1923. ... Hemet is a city in Riverside County, California, United States. ... Ramona is a novel written by Helen Hunt Jackson and published in 1884. ... Helen Maria Hunt Jackson (October 18, 1831-August 12, 1885) was an American writer. ...

Raquel Welch as Loana in One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Raquel Welch as Loana in One Million Years B.C. (1966)

She became a weather forecaster at KFMB, a local San Diego television station. Because of her heavy schedule, she decided to leave college. Her marriage broke up and she moved with her two children to Dallas, Texas, where she modeled for Neiman Marcus and worked as a cocktail hostess, intending to move on to New York City from there. Raquel Welch, from the film One Million Years B.C. world-wide famous image, poster, etc. ... Raquel Welch, from the film One Million Years B.C. world-wide famous image, poster, etc. ... One Million Years B.C. is a 1966 (released in the U.S. in 1967) adventure film and fantasy film starring Raquel Welch set - loosely - in the time of cavemen. ... Modern weather predictions aid in timely evacuations and potentially save lives and property damage Weather map of Europe, 10 December 1887 Weather forecasting is the application of science and technology to predict the state of the atmosphere for a future time and a given location. ... KFMB-TV is the local CBS television affiliate of San Diego. ... “Dallas” redirects here. ... Photograph of the once famous model Dovima A model is a person who poses or displays for purposes of art, fashion, or other products and advertising. ... Categories: Stub | Retail companies of the United States ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ...


Instead, Welch moved back to California. She found a place in Los Angeles and started making the rounds of the movie studios. She was cast in bit parts in two films and in the television shows Bewitched, McHale's Navy, The Hollywood Palace, and The Virginian. She auditioned for the part of "Mary Ann" on Gilligan's Island but lost out to Dawn Wells.[citation needed] Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Largest metro area Greater Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: , State County Settled 1781 Incorporated April 4, 1850 Government  - Type Mayor-Council  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa  - City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo  - Governing body City Council Area  - City  498. ... A movie studio is a controlled environment for the making of a film. ... This article is about an American television sitcom. ... McHales Navy was an American television sitcom series. ... The Hollywood Palace was an hour-long television variety show produced by Nick Vanoff. ... The Virginian was a Western-themed television series which aired on NBC from 1962 to 1971. ... For the NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) video game, see The Adventures of Gilligans Island. ... Dawn Wells Dawn Wells (born October 18, 1938 in Reno, Nevada) is an actress, best known for her role as Mary Ann Summers on the sitcom Gilligans Island, which ran on CBS from 1964 until 1967. ...


Welch's first featured role was in A Swingin' Summer, which led to a contract with 20th Century Fox. She was then cast in the Sci-fi hit Fantastic Voyage (1966), which finally made her a star. A contract is a legally binding exchange of promises or agreement between parties that the law will enforce. ... Twentieth (20th) Century Fox Film Corporation (known from 1935 to 1985 as Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation) is one of the six major American film studios. ... Science fiction is a form of speculative fiction principally dealing with the impact of imagined science and technology, or both, upon society and persons as individuals. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


On loan out to Hammer Studios in Britain, Welch starred in the remake of One Million Years B.C.. After her appearance as Lust incarnate in the hit Bedazzled, she returned to the United States and appeared in a Western with James Stewart and Dean Martin titled Bandolero!, which was followed by Lady in Cement with Frank Sinatra. Hammer horror refers to a series of low-budget horror films produced in the late 1950s through the 1970s by the British film studio Hammer Films, although it is sometimes also used to refer to films made in a similar style by other smaller studios such as, for example, Amicus... One Million Years B.C. is a 1966 (released in the U.S. in 1967) adventure film and fantasy film starring Raquel Welch set - loosely - in the time of cavemen. ... Lust is any intense desire or craving for self gratification. ... Bedazzled is a 1967 motion picture, irreverently retelling the Faust legend set in the Swinging London of the 1960s. ... Broncho Billy Anderson, from The Great Train Robbery The Western movie is one of the classic American film genres. ... For other persons named James Stewart, see James Stewart (disambiguation). ... Dean Martin (born Dino Paul Crocetti, June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995) was an Italian American singer, film actor, and comedian. ... Bandolero! is a 1968 western directed by Andrew V. McLaglen. ... “Sinatra” redirects here. ...

Welch's first real starring role was in Myra Breckinridge with Mae West. She took the role as the film's transsexual heroine in an attempt to be taken seriously as an actress, but the movie turned out to be a dismal failure. Image File history File linksMetadata Myramovieposter. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Myramovieposter. ... Myra Breckinridge was filmed in 1970 by Michael Sarne, with Raquel Welch in the title role. ... Myra Breckinridge was filmed in 1970 by Michael Sarne, with Raquel Welch in the title role. ... MAE-West is a major Internet peering point located in San Jose, California. ... A transsexual (sometimes transexual) person establishes a permanent identity with the opposite gender to their assigned (usually at birth) sex. ...


Welch became one of the leading sex symbols of the 1960s and 1970s. Her most memorable publicity still, where she was clad in a furry animal-skin bikini for One Million Years B.C., became a bestselling poster. Playboy called her the "Most Desired Woman" of the 1970s. Ironically, despite her iconic sex symbol status, having acted in numerous films and been subject of countless magazine layouts, including Playboy, Welch has never appeared or posed nude. The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... Wikibooks has more about this subject: Marketing Look up publicity in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... This article is about the womens bathing suit. ... One Million Years B.C. is a 1966 (released in the U.S. in 1967) adventure film and fantasy film starring Raquel Welch set - loosely - in the time of cavemen. ... Playboy is an adult entertainment magazine, or pornography magazine, founded in 1953 by Hugh Hefner, which has grown into Playboy Enterprises, Inc. ...


Welch was due to star in the 1982 adaptation of Cannery Row, but was fired by the producers only a few days into production (allegedly, she was taking too long to get ready each day). She was replaced with Debra Winger. Welch successfully sued, collecting a multi-million dollar award, but this effectively ended her film acting career until the mid-1990s. Her television appearances include the series The Hollywood Palace, the made for TV movies The Legend of Walks Far Woman and Right to Die, in which she turned in a stirring performance as a woman with Lou Gehrig's disease, and in the PBS series American Family, about a Mexican American family in East Los Angeles. She has also appeared in the night time soap opera Central Park West and made infomercials and exercise videos. While she never appeared on the show, her name was frequently used as an all-purpose answer on the game show Match Game. In 1987, she flirted with a pop singing career, releasing the dance single This Girl's Back In Town. Cannery Row is the title of a 1982 film directed by David S. Ward. ... Debra Winger (born May 16, 1955) is an Academy Award- nominated American actress. ... The Hollywood Palace was an hour-long television variety show produced by Nick Vanoff. ... Right to Die, directed by Paul Wendkos, was a 1987 made-for-TV film that explored issues relating to the Right to Die movement. ... Motor neurone disease (MND) is a term used to cover a number of illnesses of the motor neurone: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), progressive muscular atrophy (PMA), progressive bulbar palsy (PBP) and progressive lateral sclerosis (PLS). ... Not to be confused with Public Broadcasting Services in Malta. ... American Family is a photographic artwork exhibition by Renée Cox. ... The ethnonym Mexican-American describes United States citizens of Mexican ancestry (14 million in 2003) and Mexican citizens who reside in the US (10 million in 2003). ... East Los Angeles, California (unincorporated community) East Los Angeles (region) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The first TIME cover devoted to soap operas: Dated January 12, 1976, Bill Hayes and Susan Seaforth Hayes of Days of our Lives are featured with the headline Soap Operas: Sex and suffering in the afternoon. A soap opera is an ongoing, episodic work of fiction, usually broadcast on television... Central Park West was a short-lived TV series that ran from September 1995 to June 1996 on CBS. It was a soap opera that aired ones a week that took place in the Central Park West the famous actresses Mädchen Amick and former model Lauren Hutton was two... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Match Game was an American television game show, most often hosted by Gene Rayburn. ...


She has also performed in a nightclub act in Las Vegas and has starred on Broadway in Woman of the Year and in Victor/Victoria, replacing Julie Andrews. Laser lights illuminate the dance floor at a Gatecrasher dance music event in Sheffield, England A nightclub (or night club or club) is a drinking, dancing, and entertainment venue which does its primary business after dark. ... Vegas redirects here. ... For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... Woman of the Year is a 1942 romantic comedy film in which a feminist, chosen Woman of the Year, tries to keep the spark in her personal relationship. ... Original Broadway poster Victor/Victoria is a musical with a book by Blake Edwards, music by Henry Mancini, and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Frank Wildhorn. ... Dame Julie Elizabeth Andrews, DBE (born Julia Elizabeth Wells[1] on 1 October 1935[2]) is an award-winning English actress, singer, author and cultural icon. ...


In a 1997 episode of the comedy series Seinfeld entitled "The Summer of George" Welch played a highly temperamental version of herself, assaulting series stars Kramer and Elaine, the former because he fired her from an acting job and the latter because Welch mistakenly thought that Elaine was mocking her. Seinfeld can refer to: Seinfeld - a popular TV series that ran 1989-1998. ...


On July 18, 2007 Liz Smith reported that Welch has been invited to play Eva Longoria's sexy aunt on Desperate Housewives.[2] Liz Smith (born February 2, 1923 in Fort Worth, Texas) is a popular gossip columnist. ... For the baseball player with a similar name, see Evan Longoria. ... Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama series, created by Marc Cherry, who also serves as show runner, and produced by ABC Studios - The Walt Disney Companys main television studio - and Cherry Productions. ...


Beauty business career

"The Raquel Welch Total Beauty and Fitness Program" was published in 1984. The book, written by Welch herself includes a Hatha Yoga fitness program, her views on healthy living/nutrition, as well as beauty and personal style. Hatha yoga (Sanskrit हठयोग), also known as Hatha Vidya (हठविद्या), is a particular system of Yoga introduced by Yogi Swatmarama, a sage of 15th century India, and compiler of the Hatha Yoga Pradipika. ...


As a businesswoman Welch has experienced great success with her signature line of wigs. She also began a jewelry and skincare line although neither of those ventures compared to the success of her wig collection.


In January 2007 she was revealed as the newest face of MAC Cosmetics Beauty Icon series. Her line features several limited edition makeup shades in glossy black and tiger print packaging. Make-up Art Cosmetics, better known to most as M•A•C, is a brand of cosmetics sold internationally, that originally became famous through word-of-mouth endorsements by professional makeup artists, models and celebrities. ...


Latin American status

Her professional name, Raquel Welch, served as protection against discrimination in Hollywood.[citation needed] Many other stars did the same in times prior to the 1990s. The names included people like Rita Hayworth. With the recent attention and acceptance by the American public of people of Latin descent, she has been coming out and reminding people of her Hispanic heritage.[citation needed] Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987), was an American actress of Spanish and Anglo-Irish descent who reached fame during the 1940s as the eras leading sex symbol. ...


On July 18, 2007 Liz Smith reported that Welch is proud of her Bolivian roots.[2] Liz Smith (born February 2, 1923 in Fort Worth, Texas) is a popular gossip columnist. ...


Personal life

  • She is the mother of Damon Welch (b.November 6,1959) and actress Tahnee Welch (b.December 26,1961).
  • During the 70s, she attempted to date shock rocker Alice Cooper. He attempted to avoid her since he was dating a dancer that would become his wife

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Achievements and awards

In 1974, Raquel Welch won a Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Actress in a Musical or Comedy for The Three Musketeers. She was also nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in the TV drama Right to Die (1987). See also: 1973 in film 1974 1975 in film 1970s in film years in film film // Events February 7 - Blazing Saddles is released in USA May 1 - George Lucas creates the first draft of what would eventually become Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... For other uses, see The Three Musketeers (disambiguation). ... Right to Die, directed by Paul Wendkos, was a 1987 made-for-TV film that explored issues relating to the Right to Die movement. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1987. ...


She was also the recipient of the Golden Turkey Award for worst actress. The Golden Turkey Award is an award given to poor movies and directors. ...


She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood. Buskers perform on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. ... Greetings from Hollywood Hollywood is a district of the city of Los Angeles, California, U.S.A., that extends from Vermont Avenue on the east to just beyond Laurel Canyon Boulevard above Sunset and Crescent Heights Boulevards on the west; the north to south boundary east of La Brea Avenue...


Trivia

  • Raquel Welch's son, Damon Welch, married Rebecca Trueman, the daughter of cricketing legend Fred Trueman, a union of the acting and sporting worlds but the marriage was short-lived. Raquel Welch arrived at the wedding after the bride, completely upstaging her. She claimed at the time that her lateness was because she had been giving an interview and lost track of the time, but later she admitted that she had done it on purpose, knowing that the press would write about her, so she planned to give them something to write about. When the couple announced they were splitting up in Hello!, they emphatically denied that the split was anything to do with Welch.
  • Raquel Welch's daughter, Tahnee Welch followed her mother's December 1979 example and appeared on the cover of Playboy, the November 1995 issue.

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Filmography

A House Is Not a Home is a film made in 1964, based on the 1953 autobiography by madam Polly Adler, and starring Shelley Winters, Robert Taylor, Cesar Romero and Raquel Welch. ... Roustabout is a 1964 musical movie starring Elvis Presley. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... One Million Years B.C. is a 1966 (released in the U.S. in 1967) adventure film and fantasy film starring Raquel Welch set - loosely - in the time of cavemen. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Bandolero! is a 1968 western directed by Andrew V. McLaglen. ... 100 Rifles is a 1969 film directed by Tom Gries. ... The Magic Christian is a 1969 film directed by Joseph McGrath and starring Peter Sellers and Ringo Starr. ... Myra Breckinridge was filmed in 1970 by Michael Sarne, with Raquel Welch in the title role. ... Hannie Caulder The simple plot of this film revolves around Welch, Hannie Caulder, a frontier wife whose husband is murdered by the Clemens Brothers, a trio of rather inept outlaw brothers, played by Borgnine, Martin, and Elam. ... The Last of Sheila is a 1973 film directed by Herbert Ross, written by Anthony Perkins and Stephen Sondheim, and starring Richard Benjamin, Dyan Cannon, James Coburn, James Mason, and Raquel Welch. ... The Three Musketeers is a 1973 film based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas, père. ... The Four Musketeers is the title of a 1974 Richard Lester film, which follows upon his film of the previous year, The Three Musketeers, and covers the second half of Dumass novel. ... Motion picture The Wild Party (1975) directed by James Ivory and starring James Coco as Jolly Grimm and Raquel Welch as Queenie. ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... Chairman of the Board was a 1998 movie starring Courtney Thorne-Smith and Carrot Top. ... Tortilla Soup is a film based on a remake of Ang Lees Eat Drink Man Woman, it is set in Southern California involving a prosperous Hispanic family. ... Legally Blonde is a 2001 comedy film starring Reese Witherspoon, produced by Marc E. Platt for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios and directed by Robert Luketic. ...

Television work

The Hollywood Palace was an hour-long television variety show produced by Nick Vanoff. ... This article is about the American television series. ... The Muppet Show was a television program featuring a cast of Muppets (diverse hand-operated puppets, typically with oversized eyes and large moving mouths) produced by Jim Henson and his team from 1976 to 1981. ... Right to Die, directed by Paul Wendkos, was a 1987 made-for-TV film that explored issues relating to the Right to Die movement. ... Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman was a live-action television series based on the Superman comic books. ... Central Park West was a short-lived TV series that ran from September 1995 to June 1996 on CBS. It was a soap opera that aired ones a week that took place in the Central Park West the famous actresses Mädchen Amick and former model Lauren Hutton was two... Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. ... The Summer of George is the one-hundred and fifty-sixth episode of the hit sitcom Seinfeld. ...

Pop culture

Answer: "Divine Right."
Question: "Describe half of Raquel Welch."
Interviewer: Would you like to have a sixteen-ton weight dropped on top of you, Eric?
Boy: I want to have... I want to have Raquel Welch dropped on top of me.
"It's" Man: I would tax Raquel Welch. I've a feeling she'd tax me.
  • In the film Kansas City Bomber, she wore a number 11 on her jersey. The running gag at the time was that it meant "1 for each one".[citation needed]
  • She has often been called "Rocky", a nickname more typical of male athletes, such as boxers. It carries the double meaning of being short for "Raquel" as well as saying that she's a "knockout".
  • A starting hand of 8-3 in Texas hold 'em is named after her.
  • In the film The Shawshank Redemption, a poster of her appeared in Andy Dufresne's cell.
  • In the Seinfeld episode 'The Yada Yada' Raquel Welch is mentioned several times in a joke where she and the pope are out on a life boat. The joke ends with her saying "Those aren't buoys".

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References

  1. ^ Sandra Márquez "Becoming Raquel" Hispanic Online, April 2003
  2. ^ a b http://www.baltimoresun.com/entertainment/custom/today/bal-to.liz18jul18,0,6502206.story
  3. ^ Celebrity Fans Chelsea Football Club Official Site

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