Dominican movie actresses died when they were 39

Here are 1 famous actresses from Dominican Republic died at 39:

Maria Montez

Maria Montez (June 6, 1912 Barahona-September 7, 1951 Suresnes) also known as Maria Africa Antonia Gracia Vidal de Santo Silas, The Caribbean Cyclone, The Queen of Technicolor, María África Antonia Gracia Vidal de Santo Silas, María Antonia García Vidal de Santo Silas or María África Gracia Vidal was a Dominican actor, model and author. Her child is called Tina Aumont.

She died caused by myocardial infarction.

Maria Montez was born in the Dominican Republic and raised in poverty. She moved to New York City in her early twenties to pursue a career in acting and modeling. Montez quickly gained popularity for her exotic looks and was cast in several Hollywood films. She became known for her roles in adventure and exotic-themed films, often portraying a seductive but strong female character. Montez was one of the most popular actresses of the 1940s and was known as "The Queen of Technicolor" for her vibrant and colorful roles. Aside from acting, Montez was also a published author, penning the book "Love Pirate" in 1949. Despite her success, Montez struggled with personal issues and died at the age of 39 from a heart attack. Her legacy remains as one of the most iconic and trailblazing actresses of her time.

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