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Danny Trejo

A child drug addict and criminal, Danny Trejo was in and out of jail for 11 years. While serving time in San Quentin, he won the lightweight and welterweight boxing titles. Imprisoned for armed robbery and drug offenses, he successfully completed a 12-step rehabilitation program that changed his life. While speaking at a Cocaine Anonymous meeting ... See full bio »
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Video game: Featured as a playable character in the game Def Jam Fight for NY (2004). See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 4 Interviews | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Daniel Trejo | Denni Trekho


5' 5¾" (1.67 m)

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[on being raised by his parents and extended family of paternal aunts and uncles] It's kinda like Shirley Temple and John Wayne went to war. And what you see is a result of John Wayne winning. See more »


Trejo spent much of the 1960s in California prisons--Tracy (1963-1965), San Quentin (1965-1968), Soledad (1968-1969). See more »


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