This article includes a list of references, but its jacques de Baroncelli PDF remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Conchita Montenegro Argentinean Magazine AD 2. Spanish model, dancer, stage and screen actress.
She was educated in a convent in Madrid. Montenegro first worked professionally as a model for the famous painter Ignacio Zuloaga y Zabaleta. During her childhood, she learned classical and Spanish dance. She was credited with revolutionizing the presentation of Spanish dances. Montenegro turned from dancing to dramatic acting and starred in numerous productions. Montenegro came to Hollywood in June 1930 with a contract at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Norma Shearer and Robert Montgomery, with Montenegro as the ingenue role, « Spanish Dancer.
Yuma, Arizona, Two trainmen were killed in the crash. In 1931, Fox Films selected three of its own stars in opposition to the thirteen actresses chosen as WAMPAS Baby Stars, sponsored by the Western Association of Motion Picture Advertisers. Montenegro was sometimes featured in stage shows which coincided with the screening of film premieres. One such instance was the premiere of A Passport To Hell, starring Elissa Landi. Montenegro’s movie career in America continued until 1940. Montenegro applied for US citizenship in Chicago, Illinois, on March 16, 1932. In 1944, Montenegro married the Spanish diplomat Ricardo Giménez Arnau, a senior member of the far right Falangist Party and Ambassador to the Holy See.