Raquel Welch

Raquel Welch

American actress
A new reigning '60s international sex symbol took to the cinematic throne as soon as Raquel Welch emerged from the sea in her purposely depleted, furry prehistoric bikini.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 5, 1940
HometownChicago, Illinois, U.S.
Net worth$40 million
Height5'6" (1.68m)
SpouseRichie Palmer, André Weinfeld, Patrick Curtis, James Welch
ChildrenTahnee Welch, Damon Welch
ParentsArmando Carlos Tejada Urquizo, Josephine Sarah Hall


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1988Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture MadeRight to Die (film)Nominated
1975Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyThe Three MusketeersWinner