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Rafael de León (I) (1908–1982)

Rafael de León was born on February 6, 1908 in Seville, Seville, Andalucía, Spain as Rafael de León y Arias de Saavedra. He died on December 9, 1982 in Madrid, Spain. See full bio »

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(age 74) in Madrid, Spain

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  Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #3.9 (2013) ... (writer: "Tatuaje")
- Episode #3.2 (2013) ... (writer: "Paco, Paco, Paco")
- Episode #2.10 (2012) ... (writer: "Francisco Alegre")
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena")
 2013 Cine de barrio (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 6 July 2013 (2013) ... (lyrics: "María de la O", "Ay, Maricruz")
  Gent de paraula (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2013) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #3.18 (2013) ... (writer: "Te quiero, te quiero")
- Episode #1.36 (2011) ... (lyrics: "¡Ay pena, penita, pena!")
 2012 Calidoscopi Montalbán (TV Movie) (writer: "Tatuaje")
 2012 The Dead Man and Being Happy (lyrics: "¡Ay pena, penita, pena!")
 2012 Mi gitana (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena")
 2011 Hoy quiero confesar (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (writer: "Un rojo, rojo clavel", "Tengo miedo" - as Rafael de León y Arias de Saavedra)
 2008-2011 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (lyrics - 5 episodes)
- Episode #5.17 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Te lo juro yo")
- Episode #5.1 (2010) ... (lyrics: "Te lo juro yo")
- Episode #4.29 (2010) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena')
- Episode #4.23 (2010) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena")
- Episode #3.11 (2008) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
 2011 XVI Premio Cinematográfico José María Forqué (TV Movie) (writer: "A ciegas")
 2010 The Women on the 6th Floor (as Rafael De Leon Arias De Saavedra, "Limosna de Amores", "Ay Pena Penita", "Con las bombas que tiran")
 2010 De Lolita a Lola (Video documentary) (lyrics: "Pena, penita, pena", "La Zarzamora")
 2010 Paper Birds (writer: "Ojos verdes", "Te lo juro yo")
 2010 XIV edición los 'Premios de la música' (TV Movie) (writer: "A ciegas")
  50 años de (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Folclóricas (2010) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena", "Ojos verdes") / (writer: "El día que nací yo")
- Calle (2009) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena")
 2009 Cinema 3 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 19 December 2009 (2009) ... (writer: "A ciegas")
 2009 ¡Porque yo lo valgo! (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "El día que nací yo")
 2009/I Paco (Short) (writer: "Coplas de los siete niños (Paco, Paco, Paco)")
 2009 No disparen al pianista (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.12 (2009) ... (lyrics: "¡Ay pena, penita, pena!")
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (lyrics - 4 episodes, 2007 - 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #5.10 (2009) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
- Episode #5.5 (2009) ... (writer: "Romance de la Reina Mercedes")
- Episode #4.11 (2008) ... (lyrics: "Ojos verdes")
- Episode #4.4 (2008) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena", "Tatuaje")
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
 2009 Broken Embraces (writer: "A ciegas")
 2008 Plácido y la copla (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Te lo juro yo", "A manos llenas") / (writer: "A tu vera", "Ojos verdes", "Tatuaje", "María de la O", "La Zarzamora")
 2008 Los grandes éxitos... y mucho más (Video) (writer: "Tatuaje")
 2008 The Blind Sunflowers (lyrics: "Tatuaje", "Ojos verdes")
 2008 The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (Video) (writer: "Jump in the Line")
  Operación triunfo (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Gala 13 (2008) ... (writer: "Ojos verdes")
- Episode #3.13 (2003) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
- Episode #3.6 (2003) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
 2008 60/90 (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- La família nombrosa i el Tamagochi (2008) ... (lyrics: "¡Ay pena, penita, pena!")
 2007 La tele de tu vida (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.21 (2007) ... (writer: "Tengo miedo")
- Episode #1.8 (2007) ... (writer: "Francisco Alegre", "El día que nací yo")
 2007 Cómo se hizo 'Tatuaje' (Video) (lyrics: "Te lo juro yo")
 2007 Lola, la película (writer: "La niña de fuego", "Romance de Juan de Osuna")
 2006 La televisión cumple contigo (TV Movie) (lyrics: "¡Ay pena, penita, pena!")
 2006 Quién me iba a decir (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Ojos verdes")
 2006 Pan's Labyrinth (writer: "Soy un pobre presidiario")
 2006 I'm Reed Fish (writer: "Life Can Be Sunny")
 2006 Crossing Borders (writer: "Rosa Venenosa")
 2006 Damas y reinas (Video) (lyrics: "Pena, penita, pena")
 2005 Rocío... siempre (TV Movie) (writer: "Con ruedas de molino", "Tengo miedo", "Un clavel")
 2005 Gran festival de la copla (TV Movie) (lyrics: "¡Ay, Maricruz!")
 2005 Mamas (Short) (writer: "A tu vera" - as León Arias de Saavedra)
 2005 Las cerezas (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.30 (2005) ... (lyrics: "Ay pena, penita, pena")
 2004 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (lyrics: "La Niña de Puerta Oscura")
 2004 The 7th Day (writer: "Rocío")
 2001 Cuéntame (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Un día es un día (2001) ... (writer: "Catalina Fernández, La Lotera")
 1999 Estrellas del siglo XX (TV Movie) (lyrics: "¡Ay pena, penita, pena!")
 1999 Tatuaje (TV Movie) (lyrics: "¡Ay pena, penita, pena!", "Y sin embargo te quiero", "¡Ay, Maricruz!", "Te lo juro yo", "Ojos verdes", "María de la O", "La Parrala") / (writer: "Tatuaje")
 1997 Turrón y... cuenta nueva (TV Movie) (writer: "Tatuaje")
 1997 In Praise of Older Women ("Rocío")
 1997 Querido maestro (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Y sin embargo te quiero (1997) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
 1996 Éste es mi barrio (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Un abuelo de ida y vuelta (1996) ... (writer: "María de la O")
 1996 Olé Olá (Short) (writer: "Francisco Alegre")
 1995 Grumpier Old Men (writer: "Jump In The Line (Shake Señora)" - as Ralph de Leon)
 1995 Las cosas del querer 2ª parte (writer: "Coplas de Luis Candelas", "Tientos del reloj", "Si supieras soldado valiente", "Pepa Bandera", "Tatuaje", "Ojos verdes" - as Rafael de León y Arias de Saavedra) / (writer: "Las cositas del querer")
 1995 Makinavaja (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- El chino ya no es lo que era (1995) ... (writer: "Tatuaje" - as Leon)
 1993 Querida Concha (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 28 February 1993 (1993) ... (writer: "Romance de la Reina Mercedes")
 1993 Sabor a Lolas (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 February 1993 (1993) ... (lyrics: "La zarzamora")
 1991 El día que nací yo ("Con las bombas que tiran", "Dime que me quieres", "Lola la Piconera", "Me embrujaste", "El día que nací yo")
 1990 Yo soy ésa (writer: "Soy un pobre presidiario")
 1990 El martes que viene (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 17 July 1990 (1990) ... (lyrics: "Y sin embargo te quiero")
 1989 The Things of Love (lyrics: "Te lo juro yo") / (writer: "Las cosas del querer", "Compuesta y sin novio", "El ole", "Ay carabi y huri", "Sevillanas del espartero", "Trinia")
 1989 Delirios de amor (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- El último pasodoble (1989) ... (writer: "Romance de valentía" - as R. De León)
- Es sólo un juego (1989) ... (writer: "No te mires en el río")
 1988 Beetlejuice (music: "Jump in the Line (Shake Señora)")
 1986 Con las manos en la masa (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Sopa de menudillos (1986) ... (lyrics: "Coplas de Luis Candelas")
 1978 Ocana, an Intermittent Portrait (Documentary) (writer: "Francisco Alegre")
 1978 Blindfolded Eyes (lyrics: "La Lirio")
 1978 The Days of the Past (writer: "Rosa de capuchinos")
 1977 Al fin solos, pero... (writer: "Pin Pan fuego", "Viva el destape")
 1977 Los placeres ocultos (writer: "Torbellino de colores")
 1976 Family Portrait (writer: "Ojos verdes")
 1976 Cria Cuervos (writer: "¡Ay, Maricruz!" - as León)
 1975 Canciones de nuestra vida ("Bajo los puentes del Sena", "Carretero", "Olé, catapum", "Te lo juro", "Una cantaora", "La Lirio", "María de la O")
 1974 Cuando los niños vienen de Marsella (writer: "Antón, Antón", "La niña de fuego", "Soy un pobre presidiario")
 1974 Cousin Angelica (writer: "Rocío" - as León)
 1974 Mi hijo no es lo que parece ("Fados")
 1970 En un lugar de La Manga (writer: "A la lima y al limón")
 1969 Juicio de faldas (writer: "Coplas de la Chirigota", "Tus ojos negros", "Tanguillos de la defensa")
 1968 Tuset Street (writer: "Encuentro" - as R. de León) / (writer: "¡Verano...Verano!", "Tengo miedo")
 1967 Love in Flight ("Mi amigo")
 1967 El milagro del cante ("Miedo")
 1967 Buenos días, condesita ("Tarantos y verdiales")
 1966 La mujer perdida (writer: "Como llovía", "No te conozco")
 1966 Los duendes de Andalucía (Documentary) ("A tu vera")
 1966 Con el viento solano (lyrics: "A tu vera")
 1965 Gitana (lyrics: "Tus ojos negros", "Dime que me quieres")
 1964 A Day in Lisbon (Documentary short) (lyrics: "Ven")
 1964 La chica del trébol (lyrics: "Trebolé")
 1963 Han robado una estrella ("Todo es nuevo")
 1962 Todos eran culpables ("Coplas de Luis Candelas")
 1962 Cupido contrabandista ("Serenata")
 1962 El balcón de la Luna ("Ay que calor", "A tu vera", "Con el carambí", "Doña Carlota", "Adios, marinero")
 1962 La bella Lola (lyrics: "Mis ojos ladrones")
 1961 Pecado de amor (lyrics: "Plegaria")
 1961 Festival en Benidorm (lyrics: "Luna de Benidorm", "Todo es nuevo")
 1960 El emigrante (writer: "España, tierra bendita")
 1960 Compadece al delincuente ("La niña de la ventera", "Pena mora", "Las cosas del querer")
 1960 Bajo el cielo andaluz (lyrics: "Juan León")
 1960 Una chica de Chicago ("Alalima y al limón")
 1959 A Girl Against Napoleon (writer: "Ojos verdes")
 1959 María de la O (writer: "No te mires en el río", "Dime que me quieres", "Ya no te quiero gitano", "María de la O")
 1959 Vargas Inn (as León, "Juan Limón", "Anda y bebe, moreno", "En una venta cualquiera", "No me llames Dolores", "María Belén")
 1957 Cómicos de la Legua (writer: "Pena Penita")
 1957 Maravilla (lyrics: "Yo no sé ya")
 1955 Tú y las nubes ("Coplillas")
 1954 Serranía (Short) ("Maleficio" (ballet))
 1952 Gloria Mairena ("Ay, carcelero", "Capote de grana y oro", "¿Adónde va esa barquita?", "¡Ay, Sevilla, Villa, Villa", "Nana")
 1951 Tercio de quites ("Tercio de quites", "¡Olé mi torero", "Paca, la Bomba")
 1951 Mujeres de teatro (writer: "La Zarzamora" - as León)
 1951 Una cubana en España ("La Emperaora", "Tanguillo-Rumba", "Alegrías", "San Serení", "El Congoroco", "Mohamed")
 1951 María Antonia 'La Caramba' ("Las cositas de la vida" (fandango), "Romance de Juan Limón", "Murga", "No me fío", "Tus cantares", "La chica del pescaero")
 1949 Jalisco canta en Sevilla ("Jalisco canta en Sevilla")
 1948 La cigarra (lyrics: "Ay, qué risa" (tanguillo), "El castillo" (zambra))
 1948 Embrujo ("Qué grande es la pena mía", "La Niña de fuego", "La Salvaora", "Tú a mí no me quieres", "La Gabriela", "Pepa Bandera", "Buenaventura")
 1942 La culpa del otro (lyrics: "Tatuaje")
 1942 Los misterios de Tánger (lyrics: "Tus ojos", "¡Qué pena me da!, "El moro Hadu", "Mora de la morería", "Juan y Manuela", "Estrellita errante")
 1941 Torbellino (lyrics: "Pregones", "Lola la de los brillantes", "El laurel")
 1940 La Dolores ("Catalina")
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