China Machado

China Machado
1928 - 2016
China Machado  American Model

China Machado dating history


China Machado was previously married to Ricardo Rosa (2003) and Martin LaSalle (1957 - 1965).

China Machado was in relationships with William Holden (1959) and Luis Miguel Dominguín.


American Model China Machado was born Noelie Dasouza Machado on 25th December, 1928 in Shanghai, China and passed away on 18th Dec 2016 Stony Brook, New York, USA aged 87. She is most remembered for 60`s supermodel, Western world`s first non-Caucasian cover girl. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

China Machado is a member of the following lists: American female models, 1929 births and Disease-related deaths in New York.


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Dating2 - - -
Married2 30 years, 11 months 19 years, 5 months 8 years
Total4 30 years, 11 months 9 years, 9 months 8 years


First Name China
Middle Name Dasouza
Last Name Machado
Full Name at Birth Noelie Dasouza Machado
Alternative Name Golden Bones, Chinita
Age 87 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th December, 1928
Birthplace Shanghai, China
Died 18th December, 2016
Place of Death Stony Brook, New York, USA
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Text Model
Occupation Model
Claim to Fame 60`s supermodel, Western world`s first non-Caucasian cover girl
Official Websites
Friend Richard Avedon (great mentor in her life)

Noelie Dasouza Machado (25 December 1929 – 18 December 2016), known as China Machado, was a Chinese-born Portuguese-American fashion model, editor, and television producer. She was the first non-white person to appear in a major American fashion magazine, in the February 1959 issue of Harper’s Bazaar.

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China Machado87 CapricornModel
Ricardo Rosa-Spouse
William Holden63 AriesActor
Martin LaSalle87Actor
Luis Miguel Dominguín69 ScorpioPersonality


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
BlancheFemaleMartin LaSalle
EmmanuelleFemaleMartin LaSalle


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aizamasaizamasFeb 11, 2014

Luis Lucas was the same than Luis Miguel Dominguin. His complet name is: Luis Miguel "Dominguín" González Lucas. Date of birth between 26 Nov 1926, 26 Dec 1926, 26 Nov 1927 and 26 Dec 1927, by different authors. Dateplace Madrid (Spain). My total points do not permit to me an error report and a correction. Both had the same girl friends. You must correct it. Regards, Agustín. (5).

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