José Ferrer

Born Jan 8, 1912
José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, best known as José Ferrer, was a Puerto Rican actor, theater, and film director. He was the first Puerto Rican, as well as the first Hispanic actor, to win an Academy Award. To honor his roots, he donated his Oscar award to the University of Puerto Rico. Th...
José Ferrer

José Ferrer Stats

Nickname

: Jose Ferrer, José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, Joe

Height

: 5 ft 9 in (1.778 m)

Ethnicity

: Puerto Rican people

Nationality

: Puerto Rico

Date of Birth

: January 8, 1912

Place of Birth

: San Juan

Date of Death

: January 26, 1992

Place of Death

: Coral Gables

Cause of Death

: Colorectal cancer