Carmen Miranda

Born Feb 9, 1909
Carmen Miranda, GCIH was a Portuguese-born Brazilian samba singer, dancer, Broadway actress, and film star who was popular from the 1930s to the 1950s. Miranda began her singing career in Brazil in 1929 where she was a major star before moving to the United States. In 1939, she performed on Broadway...
Carmen Miranda

Carmen Miranda Stats


: Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha, `The Brazilian Bombshell`, Carmen Miranda, GCIH


: Singer, Pin-up girl


: 4 ft 11 in (1.52 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: February 9, 1909

Place of Birth

: Marco de Canaveses Municipality

Date of Death

: August 5, 1955

Place of Death

: Beverly Hills

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction