Date of Birth:
9 May 1912
Pedro Armendáriz played in 6 movies in the Drama, Western, Music, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, War, Biography, History, Thriller genres.
Pedro Armendáriz got succeed with average imdb rating 6.1.
Father of Pedro Armendáriz Jr.
Died of self-inflicted gunshot wound in Los Angeles.
It's important to note that his self-inflicted gunshot suicide was prompted by his impending slow death from cancer, something he obviously wished to avoid.
Was one of 91 people, along with John Wayne, Susan Hayward, and Agnes Moorehead, whose cancer was attributed to their exposure to radioactivity while working on the film The Conqueror (1956).
Even though he played several rude, fierce and uncouth characters, he was a very refined person. He was very fluent in English (he had to enhance his Mexican accent in some roles he had to play).
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