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Long before Salma Hayek conquered Hollywood, Katy Jurado was one of Mexico’s first successful crossover actresses. Jurado, who’d already established herself as a star in her native country in the 1940s, came to Hollywood and became a regular fixture in Western films of the 1950s and ’60s. Born María Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado García, she became the first Latin American actress nominated for an Academy Award for her work as Native American princess Señora Devereaux in 1954's Broken Lance, and was the first Latin American actress to win a Golden Globe award.

Best Supporting Actress, Broken Lance, 27th Academy Awards, Nominated

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