Virginia Luque

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Virginia Luque
Virginia Luque.jpg
Violeta Mabel Domínguez

(1927-10-04)October 4, 1927
DiedJune 3, 2014(2014-06-03) (aged 86)
Occupationactress, singer
Years active1943-1976

Virginia Luque (born Violeta Mabel Domínguez; 4 October 1927 – 3 June 2014) was an Argentine tango singer and film actress. She made nearly 20 appearances in tango films of Argentina between 1943 and 1976.[1]

Born in Buenos Aires, she began her career in film in 1943 in La guerra la gano yo, later appearing in Arriba el Telón o el Patio de la Morocha (1951). She starred alongside Arturo de Córdova in La Balandra Isabel llegó esta tarde, a 1949 Venezuelan–Argentine film directed by Carlos Hugo Christensen, which entered into the 1951 Cannes Film Festival.[2]


Virginia Luque died on 3 June 2014 from natural causes in her native Buenos Aires, aged 86.

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "Murió a los 86 años la actriz y cantante de tangos Virginia Luque" (in Spanish). Retrieved 5 June 2014.
  2. ^ "Festival de Cannes: The Yacht Isabel Arrived This Afternoon". Retrieved 2009-01-11.

External links[edit]