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Rafael Mendez (I) (1906–1981)

Rafael Mendez was born on March 26, 1906 in Jiquilpan, Michoacan, Mexico. He is known for his work on David Rose and His Orchestra (1954), For Whom the Bulls Toil (1953) and Cowboy (1958). He died on September 15, 1981 in Encino, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1958 Cowboy
Trumpeter in Cantina (uncredited)
 1954 David Rose and His Orchestra (Short)
Trumpet Player
 1953 For Whom the Bulls Toil (Short)
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 1958 Cowboy (musician: trumpets, "Cantina" scene - uncredited)
 1953 For Whom the Bulls Toil (Short) (musician: trumpeter)
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 1955 Music 55 (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #1.8 (1955) ... Himself
 1954 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #7.44 (1954) ... Himself
 1952 All Star Revue (TV Series)
Himself - Guest trumpeter
- Episode #2.21 (1952) ... Himself - Guest trumpeter
 1950-1951 Texaco Star Theatre (TV Series)
Himself - Trumpeter
- Episode #3.18 (1951) ... Himself - Trumpeter
- Episode #2.30 (1950) ... Himself - Trumpeter

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He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6767 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.

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