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Rafael Banquells

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Years active  1919, 1936-1990
Name  Rafael Banquells
Role  Actor

Rafael Banquells with mustache while wearing a black coat, white long sleeves, and striped necktie

Full Name  Rafael Banquells Garafulla
Born  June 25, 1917 (1917-06-25) Havana, Cuba
Occupation  Actor, Director & Businessman
Died  October 27, 1990, Mexico City, Mexico
Children  Rocio Banquells, Sylvia Pasquel, Rafael Banquells Hijo
Spouse  Dina de Marco (m. 1955–1990), Silvia Pinal (m. 1947–1952), Blanca de Castejon
Grandchildren  Stephanie Salas, Rodrigo Berlanga Banquells, Viridiana Margarita Frade Banquells
Movies  El, The Holy Office, These Ruins That You See, Reportaje, The Private Life of Mark Antony a
Similar People  Rocio Banquells, Silvia Pinal, Sylvia Pasquel, Dina de Marco, Gustavo Alatriste

Silvia Pinal y Rafael Banquells en "El pecado de Laura" (1949)

Rafael Banquells (25 June 1917 – 27 October 1990) born Rafael Banquells Garafulla was an actor, director and TV producer known in Mexico as Rafael Banquells (I).


Perfiles: Rafael Banquells, Gutierritos por siempre


Daniela Castro smiling during an interview and wearing eyeglasses, a pink long sleeve blouse, necklace, and earrings

Rafael Banquells Garafulla was born on June 25, 1917 in La Habana, Cuba. His parents were actors in Spain. He began his career as a movies actor in 1940. He was married three times. His wives were actresses. First he married Blanca de Castejón (deceased). He was then married to the actress and TV producer Silvia Pinal and they had a daughter, Sylvia Pasquel; and he was last married to the actress Dina de Marco. Their children are José Manuel, Rocío Banquells, Mary Paz, Ariadne and Rafael II.

Rafael died on October 27, 1990 in Mexico City, at the age of 73.

Rafael Banquells

Young Rafael Banquells sitting on the chair and wearing a coat


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