Brazilian movie actresses died when they were 77

Here are 2 famous actresses from Brazil died at 77:

Iracema de Alencar

Iracema de Alencar (April 19, 1900 Triunfo, Rio Grande do Sul-March 17, 1978 Petrópolis) also known as Ida Hermínia Kerber was a Brazilian actor.

Iracema de Alencar began her career in the arts as a theater actor in the 1920s, but soon transitioned to film acting, becoming one of the most prominent actresses of Brazilian cinema in the 1930s and 1940s. She starred in over 40 films during her career, often portraying strong female characters, and worked with renowned filmmakers such as Humberto Mauro and Glauber Rocha. In addition to her work in the film industry, de Alencar was also a talented radio actress and voiceover artist. She was recognized for her contributions to Brazilian cinema in 1976, when she was awarded the Golden Kikito for her lifetime achievement in acting at the Gramado Film Festival.

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Miriam Pires

Miriam Pires (April 20, 1927 Rio de Janeiro-September 7, 2004 Rio de Janeiro) a.k.a. Myrian de Souza Pires, Myriam Pires or Míriam Pires was a Brazilian actor.

She began her career in the theater, working with renowned Brazilian directors like Eugênio Kusnet and Ziembinski. In the 1950s, she transitioned to television, becoming one of the most important actresses of the time. She starred in many popular Brazilian telenovelas, including "O Machão", "O Espigão", and "Dulcinéa vai à guerra".

Pires also appeared in several Brazilian films, including "O Homem do Sputnik" (1959), "Um Candango na Belacap" (1961), and "O Homem Nu" (1968). In addition to acting, she was also a singer and released several albums throughout her career.

Pires was known for her versatility and ability to portray a wide range of characters, from strong and independent women to vulnerable and emotional ones. She won several awards for her work, including the Best Actress award at the Brasília Film Festival for her role in "A Estrela Sobe" (1974).

She passed away in 2004 at the age of 77, leaving behind a rich legacy in Brazilian theater, television, and film.

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