Pedro Armendáriz, Jr.

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Pedro Armendáriz, Jr.
Pedro Armendariz, Jr. 1973.JPG
Armendáriz in November 1973
Born Pedro Armendáriz Bohr
(1940-04-06)April 6, 1940
Mexico City, Mexico
Died December 26, 2011(2011-12-26) (aged 71)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Cause of death
Eye Cancer
Resting place
Panteón Jardín Cemetery
Mexico City, Mexico
Residence New York City, New York,
Los Angeles, California
Nationality Mexican
Occupation Actor
Years active 1965–2011
Home town Mexico City, Mexico
Television Destilando amor,
Atrévete a soñar,
La fuerza del destino
Spouse(s) Lucia Gomez de Parada, then had relationships with actresses Ofelia Medina, and Luz Maria Jerez
Parents Pedro Armendáriz,
Carmelita (née Bohr) Armendáriz

Pedro Armendáriz Bohr (April 6, 1940 – December 26, 2011), better known by his stage name Pedro Armendáriz, Jr., was a Mexican actor who made films and television series from United States and Mexico.

Early life[edit]

Pedro Armendáriz Bohr was born in Mexico City, to Mexican-American actor Pedro Armendáriz and Carmela Armendariz (née Bohr).[1]


Armendáriz appeared in the James Bond film, Licence to Kill as president Hector Lopez. He also appeared in: Amistad (1997), The Mask of Zorro (1998), The Mexican (2001), Original Sin (2001), In the Time of the Butterflies (2001), Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003), And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003), The Legend of Zorro (2005), and Freelancers (2012).

Personal life[edit]

He was married to Lucia Gomez de Parada, then had relationships with actresses Ofelia Medina, and Luz Maria Jerez


In November 2011, Armendáriz was diagnosed with eye cancer. He died of the disease on December 26, 2011, at age 71, at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. His remains were buried in Panteón Jardín, Mexico City, Mexico.[2]



TV series[edit]

Pedro Armendáriz Jr in March 2011
Armendáriz in Guadalajara March 2010



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