Katy Jurado (1924 - 2002)

Katy Jurado
1924 - 2002
updated June 30, 2020
Katy Jurado was born on January 16, 1924 in Guadalajara, Jal. Mexico. She married Ernest Borgnine on December 31, 1959 in Los Angeles, California and they later divorced on June 3, 1963 in Los Angeles, California. She died on July 5, 2002 in Cuernavaca, Mor. Mexico at 78 years old.
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Katy Jurado & Ernest Borgnine

December 31, 1959 - June 3, 1963
Cause of Separation: Divorce
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA, United States
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Jan 24, 1917 - Jul 8, 2012

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Katy Jurado passed away on July 5, 2002 in Cuernavaca, Mor. Mexico at age 78. She was buried in Cuernavaca, Mor. Mexico. Katy was born on January 16, 1924 in Guadalajara, Jal. Mexico. She married Ernest Borgnine on December 31, 1959 in Los Angeles, California and they later divorced on June 3, 1963 in Los Angeles, California.
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In 1924, in the year that Katy Jurado was born, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1951, at the age of 27 years old, Katy was alive when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1968, when she was 44 years old, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1971, Katy was 47 years old when in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

In 1991, Katy was 67 years old when on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

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