Carmen Miranda

Carmen Miranda
1909 - 1955

Carmen Miranda  Brazilian Singer


Carmen Miranda, (February 9, 1909 – August 5, 1955) was a Brazilian samba singer, dancer, Broadway actress, and film star who was popular from the 1930s to the 1950s....

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship8 yrs, 5 mths
Shortest Relationship8 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length1 yr, 8 mths
First Name Carmen
Last Name Miranda
Full Name at Birth Maria do Carmo Miranda Da Cunha
Alternative Name `The Brazilian Bombshell`
Age 46 (age at death) years
Birthday 9th February, 1909
Birthplace Marco de Canavezes, Portugal
Died 5th August, 1955
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 0" (152 cm)
Weight W
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Costume featuring a hat decorated with fruit
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality Brazilian
Occupation Text Singer, dancer, actress
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The Brazilian Bombshell
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1928–1955
Music Style Comedy, Jazz, International, Samba, Traditional Pop, Music Comedy, Comedy/Spoken, Brazilian Traditions, Latin, Latin Big Band, Brazilian Pop
Music Mood Stylish, Playful, Lively, Summery, Elegant, Amiable/Good-Natured, Sensual, Romantic, Light, Organic, Laid-Back/Mellow, Refined/Mannered, Gentle, Intimate
Instrument Vocals
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Father José Maria Pinto da Cunha
Mother Maria Emília Miranda da Cunha
Brother Mario da Cunha, Oscar da Cunha
Sister Olinda da Cunha, Cecília da Cunha, Aurora Miranda
Friend Alice Faye, Don Ameche, Beatriz Costa
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Carmen Miranda46 AquariusSinger
Dave Sebastian-Special Effects
Glenn Ford90 TaurusActor
Cesar Romero86 AquariusActor
John Wayne72 GeminiActor
Dana Andrews83 CapricornActor

Onscreen Matchups


Scared Stiff1953Carmelita CastinhaMovie
Nancy Goes to Rio1950Marina RodriguesMovie
A Date with Judy1948Rosita ConchellasMovie
Copacabana1947Carmen NovarroMovie
If I'm Lucky1946Michelle O'TooleMovie
Doll Face1945Chita ChulaMovie
Four Jills in a Jeep1944Carmen MirandaMovie
Greenwich Village1944Princess Querida O'TooleMovie
Something for the Boys1944Chiquita HartMovie
The Gang's All Here1943DoritaMovie
Springtime in the Rockies1942Rosita MurphyMovie
That Night in Rio1941CarmenMovie
Week-End in Havana1941Rosita RivasMovie
Down Argentine Way1940Carmen MirandaMovie
Alô Alô Carnaval1936Movie
Alô, Alô, Brasil1935Movie
Degraus da Vida1930Movie
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Comments on Carmen Miranda

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wjerryzNov 6, 2015

I enjoyed her performances, singing and dancing. Her uniqueness was one of a kind

Alpha_PlusApr 15, 2010

Carmen Miranda was one of a kind. She was often imitated but never matched. BBC

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