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Pedro Infante Cruz (18 November 1917 – 15 April 1957), better known as Pedro Infante, was a Mexican actor and singer. Hailed as one of the greatest actors of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema, he is considered an idol of the Latin American people, together with Jorge Negrete and Javier Solís, who were styled as the Tres Gallos Mexicanos (the Three Mexican Roosters). Infante was born in Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico and was raised in Guamúchil. He died on 15 April 1957, in Mérida, Yucatán, in a plane crash during a flight en route to Mexico City. His film career began in 1939 with him appearing in more than 60 films, and starting in 1943, he recorded about 350 songs. For his performance in the movie Tizoc, he was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 7th Berlin International Film Festival.

Pedro Infante Cruz (18 November 1917 – 15 April 1957), better known as Pedro Infante, was a Mexican actor and singer. Hailed as one of the greatest actors of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema, he is considered an idol of the Latin American people, together with Jorge Negrete and Javier Solís, who were styled as the Tres Gallos Mexicanos (the Three Mexican Roosters). Infante was born in Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico and was raised in Guamúchil. He died on 15 April 1957, in Mérida, Yucatán, in a plane crash during a flight en route to Mexico City. His film career began in 1939 with him appearing in more than 60 films, and starting in 1943, he recorded about 350 songs. For his performance in the movie Tizoc, he was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 7th Berlin International Film Festival.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 59

Birthday 1917-11-18

Day of Death 1957-04-15

Place of Birth Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1963 Así Era Pedro Infante as Pedro Infante
1958 Escuela de rateros as Víctor Valdés / Raúl Cuesta Hernández
1957 Pablo y Carolina as Pablo Garza
1956 The Innocent as Cutberto Gaudázar 'Cruci'
1956 The Third Word as Pablo Saldaña
1956 Tizoc as Tizoc
1956 Pueblo, canto y esperanza
1956 Los gavilanes as Juan Menchaca
1955 Music School as Javier Prado
1955 La vida no vale nada as Pablo Galván
1955 School for Tramps as José Alberto Medina
1954 Cuidado con el amor as Salvador Allende
1954 El mil amores as Viviano Villarreal
1953 Gitana tenías que ser as Pablo Mendoza
1953 Dos tipos de cuidado as Pedro Malo
1953 Ansiedad
1953 Pepe El Toro as Pepe "El Toro"
1953 Si, Mi vida as Cameo
1953 Había una vez un marido
1952 El enamorado as Martín Corona
1952 Un rincón cerca del cielo as Pedro González
1952 Por ellas aunque mal paguen as Pedro
1952 Los hijos de María Morales as José Morales (Pepe)
1952 Ahí Viene Martín Corona as Martín Corona
1952 Ahora soy rico as Pedro González
1952 Necesito Dinero
1951 ¿Qué te ha dado esa mujer? as Pedro Chávez Pérez
1951 A.T.M. ¡A toda máquina! as Pedro Chávez Pérez
1951 Las Islas Marias as Felipe Ortiz Suárez
1951 Las mujeres de mi general as General Juan Zepeda
1951 El gavilán pollero as José Inocencio Meléndez 'El Gavilán'
1950 Sobre Las Olas as Juventino Rosas
1950 También de dolor se canta as Braulio Peláez
1950 No desearás la mujer de tu hijo as Silvano
1949 La oveja negra as Silvano
1949 The Seminarian as Miguel Morales
1949 La Mujer Que Yo Perdí as Pedro Montaño
1949 Dicen que soy mujeriego as Pedro
1948 Ustedes los Ricos as Pepe "El Toro"
1948 Angelitos negros as José Carlos Ruiz
1948 Los Tres Huastecos as Juan de Dios Andrade / Lorenzo Andrade / Víctor Andrade
1948 Nosotros los pobres as Pepe "El Toro"
1948 Cartas marcadas
1947 Soy charro de Rancho Grande as Antonio Aldama
1947 Los tres García as Luis Antonio García
1947 Vuelven los García as Luis Antonio García
1947 La barca de oro
1947 Si me han de matar mañana
1947 Cuando lloran los valientes as Agapito Treviño 'Caballo Blanco'
1944 Escándalo de estrellas as Ricardo del Valle y Rosales
1944 Viva Mi Desgracia as Ramón Pineda
1943 Cuando Habla El Corazon
1943 El ametralladora as Salvador Pérez Gómez 'El Ametralladora'
1943 Mexicanos al grito de guerra as Lt. Luis Sandoval
1943 ¡Arriba las mujeres! as Chuy
1943 La razón de la culpa
1943 La feria de las flores as Segundo amigo
1942 Jesusita en Chihuahua
1939 En un burro tres baturros as (extra)

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