The heartbreaking news of this week is that Raquel Welch has passed away after living 82 years of her life. Her achievements are what make her such a big name in the industry.
She has been an actress in Hollywood for a really long time. But not only that, Raquel has also been labeled as the international s*x symbol because of her amazing looks and outfits. She also won a Golden Globe An award that sincerely adds to her career in show business.
This article is devoted to her journey in Hollywood. How did Raquel Welch die? Is the reason for her death natural? Who confirmed her death? Read the article further to get answers to these questions.
Raquel Welch Died at 82.
According to People magazine, Raquel Welch’s manager, Steve Sauer, gave a confirmed statement to the daily about his client’s death. In his own words, Raquel Welch “departed this life early this morning after a brief illness.”
Steve Saucer added the following words while informing the world of Welch’s death, “Her career spanned 50 years starring in over 30 films and 50 television series and appearances.
The Golden Globe winner has, in last few years, been involved in a really successful wig line. Raquel leaves behind her two kids, son Damon Welch and daughter Tahnee Welch.”
Her two sons were all the time by her side. At nearly every award function and each public appearance, Welch’s son and daughter have been seen walking and sitting next to their mother.
About the Life of Raquel Welch
Raquel Welch made her film debut all the way back in 1960. But her fame came in 1966. Welch had roles in Fantastic Voyage and One Million Years BC that were well liked by the entertainment business audience.
After that name and fame, there was no stopping Raquel Welch. She went on to take popular roles in many films. In 1973, Raquel acted in The Three Musketeers. She won a Golden Globe Award for best actress in a motion picture comedy or musical.
Her other films include 100 Rifles, The Prince and the Pauper, Chairman of the Board, and Legally Blonde. Raquel had her last role in a 2017 film, How To Be A Lover.
Although, behind the screens, there were many hardships for the star. Born Jo Raquel Tejada, she was a single mother who raised her two kids as a sex bomb after separating from her husband in 1964.