José Ferrer

José Ferrer
1912 - 1992

José Ferrer  Puerto Rican Actor


José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón (January 8, 1912 – January 26, 1992), best known as José Ferrer, was a Puerto Rican actor, theater, and film director. He was the first Puerto Rican actor, as well as the first Hispanic actor, to win an Academy ...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship16 yrs
Shortest Relationship10 mths
Average Relationship Length10 yrs, 1 mth
First Name Jose
Middle Name Vicente
Last Name Ferrer
Full Name at Birth Jose Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintron
Alternative Name Joe, Jose Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintron, José Ferrer
Age 80 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th January, 1912
Birthplace San Juan, Puerto Rico
Died 26th January, 1992
Place of Death Coral Gables, Florida, United States
Cause of Death Colon Cancer
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Weight 177lbs (80 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality Puerto Rican
High School Swiss boarding school Institut Le Rosey
University Princeton University
Occupation Text Actor, Director
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Caine Mutiny
Year(s) Active 1935–1992
Friend Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh, Stanley Donen, Nat and Maria Cole, Bob and Dolores Hope, Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Dinah Shore, George Montgomery, John Huston
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José Ferrer80 CapricornActor
Puerto Rican
Stella Magee-
Claire James65 TaurusActress
Rosemary Clooney74 GeminiActress
Phyllis Hill72 ScorpioDancer
Uta Hagen84 GeminiActress


Female15th October, 194075 years old
Male7th February, 195561 years old
Female29th May, 195659 years old
Male1st December, 195758 years old
Female13th October, 195857 years old
Male23rd March, 196056 years old


Lam Gong juen ji fan fei jo fung wan1992 Movie
The Perfect Tribute1991 Edward Everett TV Movie
Hired to Kill1990 Rallis Movie
Old Explorers1990 Warner Watney Movie
Mother's Day1989 TV Movie
American Playwrights Theater: The One-Acts1989 Abraham Bentley TV Show
The Wind in the Willows1987 Badger TV Movie
The Sun and the Moon1987 Movie
Blood & Orchids1986 Walter Bergman TV Movie
Matlock1986 Nicholas Baron TV Show
Covenant1985 Victor Noble TV Movie
Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil1985 Prof. Ludwig Rosenberg TV Movie
Seduced1985 James Killian (as Jose Ferrer) TV Movie
Bridges to Cross1985 Morris Kane TV Show
Dune1984 Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV Movie
The Evil That Men Do1984 Hector Lomelin (as Jose Ferrer) Movie
George Washington1984 Governor Dinwiddie TV Show
Samson and Delilah1984 The High Priest TV Movie
Murder, She Wrote1984 Cagliostro TV Show
I Am Joe's Liver1984 Joe's Liver (voice, as Jose Ferrer) Movie
The Being1983 Mayor Gordon Lane (as Jose Ferrer) Movie
To Be or Not to Be1983 Prof. Siletski Movie
Blood Feud1983 Edward Bennett Williams (Hoffa's attorney) TV Movie
Hotel1983 Alex Huff TV Show
This Girl for Hire1983 Harrison Wooly (as Jose Ferrer) TV Movie
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy1982 Leopold Movie
Bloodtide1982 Nereus Movie
Newhart1982 Arthur Vanderkellen TV Show
And They Are Off1982 Martin Craig (as Jose Ferrer) Movie
Bloody Birthday1981 Doctor Movie
Evita Peron1981 Agustin Magaldi TV Movie
Peter and Paul1981 Gamaliel TV Movie
American Playhouse1981 Professor Leeds TV Show
Berlin Tunnel 211981 Komanski TV Movie
The Big Brawl1980 Dominici Movie
Pleasure Palace1980 'Pokey' TV Movie
The Dream Merchants1980 George Pappas TV Movie
Magnum, P.I.1980 Robert Caine TV Show
Battles: The Murder That Wouldn't Die1980 Jeff Briggs (as Jose Ferrer) TV Movie
Natural Enemies1979 Harry Rosenthal (as Jose Ferrer) Movie
The Concorde... Airport '791979 Chief Superintendent Morabito (TV version) (uncredited) Movie
The Fifth Musketeer1979 Athos Movie
The French Atlantic Affair1979 President Aristide Brouchard TV Show
Tales of the Unexpected1979 Carlos TV Show
A Life of Sin1979 The Bishop Movie
Dracula's Dog1978 Inspector Branco Movie
Fedora1978 Doctor Vando Movie
The Swarm1978 Dr. Andrews (as Jose Ferrer) Movie
The Amazing Captain Nemo1978 Captain Nemo TV Movie
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover1977 Lionel McCoy Movie
The Sentinel1977 Robed Figure Movie
Who Has Seen the Wind1977 The Ben Movie
The Rhinemann Exchange1977 Erich Rhinemann TV Show
Fantasy Island1977 TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Deke Donner, Simon Beck TV Show
Exo-Man1977 Kermit Haas TV Movie
Simple Gifts1977 Narrator (segment "A Memory of Christmas") (voice) TV Movie
The Hughes Mystery1977 Movie
Crash!1976 Marc Denne Movie
e'Lollipop1976 Father Alberto Movie
The Big Bus1976 Ironman (as Jose Ferrer) Movie
Voyage of the Damned1976 Manuel Benitez Movie
Quincy M.E.1976 Dr. Stanley Royce TV Show
Paco1976 Fermin Flores Movie
Starsky and Hutch1975 Crazy Joey Fortune TV Show
Order to Assassinate1975 Inspector Reed Movie
Medical Story1975 Dr. William Knowland TV Movie
The Art of Crime1975 Beckwith Sloan (as Jose Ferrer) TV Movie
The Missing Are Deadly1975 Mr. Ed Warren TV Movie
Great Mysteries1973 Old Harry TV Show
Kojak1973 Jake Weinhaus TV Show
ABC Afterschool Specials1972 Cyrano de Bergerac TV Show
Banyon1971 Lee Jennings TV Show
Gideon1971 Angel of the Lord TV Movie
Crosscurrent1971 Dr. Charles Bedford TV Movie
Columbo1971 Dr. Marshall Cahill TV Show
The Aquarians1970 Dr. Alfred Vreeland TV Movie
Sesame Street1969 Tio Jose' TV Show
The Little Drummer Boy1968 Ben Haramed Short Film
The Name of the Game1968 Benjamin Franklin Bristow, Adrian Blake TV Show
A Case of Libel1968 Boyd Bendix TV Movie
Enter Laughing1967 Harrison B. Marlowe (as Jose Ferrer) Movie
Young Rebel1967 Hassan Bey Movie
Kismet1967 Hajj TV Movie
Ship of Fools1965 Siegfried Rieber Movie
The Greatest Story Ever Told1965 Herod Antipas Movie
Cyrano et d'Artagnan1964 Cyrano de Bergerac Movie
Another World1964 Reuben Marino TV Show
Bewitched1964 Narrator TV Show
Nine Hours to Rama1963 Supt. Gopal Das Movie
The Greatest Show on Earth1963 Harry Kyle TV Show
Stop Train 3491963 Cowan the Reporter TV Movie
Lawrence of Arabia1962 Turkish Bey Movie
Return to Peyton Place1961 Voice of Mark Steele (uncredited) Movie
I Accuse!1958 Capt. Alfred Dreyfus Movie
The High Cost of Loving1958 Jim 'Jimbo' Fry Movie
Four Girls in Town1957 Director (uncredited) Movie
The Great Man1956 Joe Harris Movie
The Cockleshell Heroes1955 Major Stringer Movie
The Shrike1955 Jim Downs Movie
Deep in My Heart1954 Sigmund Romberg Movie
The Caine Mutiny1954 Lt. Barney Greenwald Movie
Producers' Showcase1954 Cyrano de Bergerac TV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954 Dr. Tybalt Grimaldi TV Show
Miss Sadie Thompson1953 Alfred Davidson Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Joe Garvey TV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953 TV Show
Moulin Rouge1952 Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec Movie
Anything Can Happen1952 Giorgi Papashvily Movie
Crisis1950 Raoul Farrago Movie
Cyrano de Bergerac1950 Cyrano de Bergerac Movie
The Secret Fury1950 José (uncredited) Movie
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show1950 Cyrano de Bergerac TV Show
Whirlpool1949 David Korvo Movie
Joan of Arc1948 The Dauphin (Charles VII, later King of France) Movie
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948 Cyrano de Bergerac TV Show
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marcus28Nov 2, 2014

Jose Ferrer was born on Monday January 8,1912. He was not born on Friday January 8,1909.

billst29Jun 8, 2011

a true gentlemen more men need to be like him

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