Biography

Joaquín Cordero (August 16, 1923 – February 19, 2013) was a Mexican actor of the cinema, theatre and telenovelas.

Shortly after his birth, Cordero’s family moved to Mexico City, and in the following years he studied in a seminary and even considered becoming a priest, but eventually he decided to pursue a law career. After three years of law classes, against his family’s wishes he decided to become an actor. He initially appeared in small roles but by his early fifties he was getting much larger roles. Eventually he became one of the most popular actors in Mexican cinema. Cordero also shown appeared in theatre and on television and in the latter medium in numerous telenovelas and winning numerous awards. His most recent telenovelas included La Madrastra and Destilando Amor. February 19, 2013, Lamb died in a clinic in the city of Mexico, victim of heart problems that ended his life at the age of 89 years. According to his family, the Mexican actor died of love, facing a deep depression over the death of his beloved wife, Alma Guzman, which occurred on July 18, 2012.

Joaquín Cordero (August 16, 1923 – February 19, 2013) was a Mexican actor of the cinema, theatre and telenovelas.

Shortly after his birth, Cordero’s family moved to Mexico City, and in the following years he studied in a seminary and even considered becoming a priest, but eventually he decided to pursue a law career. After three years of law classes, against his family’s wishes he decided to become an actor. He initially appeared in small roles but by his early fifties he was getting much larger roles. Eventually he became one of the most popular actors in Mexican cinema. Cordero also shown appeared in theatre and on television and in the latter medium in numerous telenovelas and winning numerous awards. His most recent telenovelas included La Madrastra and Destilando Amor. February 19, 2013, Lamb died in a clinic in the city of Mexico, victim of heart problems that ended his life at the age of 89 years. According to his family, the Mexican actor died of love, facing a deep depression over the death of his beloved wife, Alma Guzman, which occurred on July 18, 2012.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 134

Birthday 1923-08-16

Day of Death 2013-02-19

Place of Birth Puebla, Mexico

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2008 Burning for Revenge (1 episode) as Don Agustín Acevedo
2002 ¡Vivan los niños! (155 episodes) as Joaquín Castillo
2000 Carita de Ángel (175 episodes) as Don Adolfo Valle
1994 La Pura as Padre Bernardo
1993 Los Parientes Pobres (75 episodes) as Evaristo Olmos
1991 Vacaciones de terror 2 as Don Roberto
1990 A gozar, a gozar, que el mundo se va acabar
1990 Satanic Sect: Messenger of the Lord as Father Esteban
1989 Un Rostro en mi Pasado (160 episodes) as Armando Zertuche
1987 Psychothrill
1986 El cafre as Pedro Rojas
1984 La niña de los hoyitos as Alberto
1984 Wild Dogs as Marcos 'El Gitano'
1982 Fieras contra fieras
1979 Te quiero
1978 Cuchillo
1977 Fantoche
1973 La justicia tiene doce años
1972 Panic as first man on boat
1971 Bajo el ardiente sol
1971 Los corrompidos
1970 Los años vacios
1970 Dos esposas en mi cama
1970 El manantial del amor
1970 Una señora estupenda
1970 Los problemas de mamá
1969 La muñeca perversa as Ricardo
1969 Patsy, mi amor as Patsy's Dad
1969 El escuadrón del pánico
1969 Lío de faldas
1969 24 horas de placer as Ruben
1969 The Book of Stone as Eugenio Ruvalcaba
1969 El deseo llega de noche as Dr. Mario Lara
1969 Trampas de amor
1969 No juzgarás a tus padres
1969 Wrestling Women vs. the Killer Robot as Arturo
1968 Dr. Satan vs. Black Magic as Dr. Satan
1967 El centauro Pancho Villa
1967 Cómo pescar marido
1967 Seis días para morir as Carlos Garibay
1967 Un novio para dos hermanas
1967 Los hombres de Lupe Alvírez
1967 Los tres mosqueteros de Dios as Padre Ignacio
1967 Estrategia matrimonio as Germán Andrade
1967 Mi caballo prieto rebelde
1966 Dr. Satan as Dr. Plutarco Arozamena (Doctor Satan)
1966 Matar es fácil as Jorge Campos
1966 Sangre en Rio Bravo
1966 El hijo del diablo
1965 Las tapatías nunca pierden
1965 La loba as Dr. Alejandro Bernstein
1965 Los tres calaveras as Miguel Bermejo
1965 100 Cries of Terror as Julio
1965 El pecador
1964 Los murciélagos
1964 Un par de sinvergüenzas
1964 Campeón del barrio
1964 Así amaron nuestros padres
1964 Museum Of Horror as Luis
1964 Los amores de Marieta (los fabulosos 20s)
1964 La sombra de los hijos
1964 El río de las ánimas
1963 La risa de la ciudad
1963 Los bravos de California
1963 Herencia maldita
1963 En la vieja California
1963 The Terrible Giant of the Snow as Jorge Méndez
1963 The Monster of the Volcano as Jorge Méndez
1962 Atrás de las nubes as Bandido violador
1962 Los forajidos
1962 El asesino enmascarado
1962 El rey de la pistola
1962 Las recién casadas
1962 Los cinco halcones
1962 Asesinos de la lucha libre
1962 Juventud sin Dios (La vida del padre Lambert)
1961 Bonitas las Tapatias
1961 Tres tristes tigres
1961 ¡Que padre tan padre!
1961 Ay Chabela...!
1961 Suerte te dé Dios
1961 En carne propia
1960 ¡Qué bonito amor!
1960 El tesoro de Chucho el Roto
1960 Orlak, the Hell of Frankenstein as Jaime Rojas / Orlak
1959 Kermesse
1959 Flor de canela
1959 El derecho a la vida
1958 Santo vs. the Infernal Men
1958 Sucedió en México
1958 Música de Siempre
1958 El boxeador
1958 Santo vs. the Evil Brain as Dr. Campos
1958 Tierra de hombres
1957 La mujer marcada
1957 La dulce enemiga as Nicolás
1957 Cinco vidas y un destino as Marcos Navarro
1956 La faraona
1955 La venganza de los Villalobos
1955 La fuerza de los humildes
1955 Los tres Villalobos
1955 The River and Death as Gerardo Anguiano
1955 ¡Qué bravas son las costeñas!
1955 Fugitivos: Pueblo de proscritos
1955 La gaviota
1955 ¡Vaya tipos!
1954 Los aventureros
1954 Prisionera del pasado
1954 Romance de fieras
1954 El gran autor
1954 Venganza en el circo as Fernando
1953 Yo soy gallo dondequiera!
1953 El gran mentiroso
1953 Pepe El Toro as Lalo Gallardo
1953 Sandunga para tres
1953 Acuérdate de vivir as Jorge - adulto
1952 Prefiero a tu papá
1952 Tercio de quites
1952 Mamá nos quita los novios
1952 A Woman Without Love as Carlos
1952 Con todo el corazón
1951 Monte de piedad
1951 Arrabalera
1951 Todos son mis hijos!...
1950 Las dos huerfanitas
1950 Quinto patio
1949 Venus de fuego
1949 No me quieras tanto
1949 Yo maté a Juan Charrasqueado
1949 The Grand Champion as Jorge
1949 Comisario en turno
1948 La santa del barrio
1948 Se la llevó el Remington
1947 ¡A volar joven! as Soldado mensajero (uncredited)

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