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 Guadalupe “La Lupe” Yoli

Guadalupe “La Lupe” Yoli

Birth
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Death 29 Feb 1992 (aged 52)
Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Burial Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Plot St. Matthew section, Range #7, Grave #88
Memorial ID 18854 · View Source
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Salsa Singer. She was was originally from Santiago, Cuba. She moved to New York City in the early 1960s, where she recorded with Tito Puente and other legends of salsa music. She passed away in 1992. Known to many as the Latina Judy Garland due to her strong voice, torrid love affairs, drug problems, poor financial management and large gay following. Considered to be one of the top female stars in Latin music ever, and her song "Puro Teatro" became after being used in the international hit by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown." A major motion picture life is being produced by actress Lauren Velez, who will also play her.


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  • Added: 14 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18854
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Guadalupe “La Lupe” Yoli (23 Dec 1939–29 Feb 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18854, citing Saint Raymond's Cemetery (New), Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .