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Lina Romay (I) (1919–2010)

Vivacious brunette singer and actress, Lina Romay, was born in New York in January 1919, the daughter of Mexican L.A. consulate attaché Porfirio A. Romay. In her teens, she was adept at swimming and diving. Moreover, she had an excellent voice and could sing equally well in English and in Spanish. Her showbusiness career took off, when she joined ... See full bio »

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 1957 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
- Cookie in Cuba II (1957) ... Carmen
- Cookie in Cuba (1957) ... Carmen
 1957 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series)
- The Duenna (1957) ... Carmelita
 1956 Passport to Danger (TV Series)
- Havana (1956)
 1953 The Man Behind the Gun
Chona Degnon
 1949 The Lady Takes a Sailor
Racquel Riviera
 1949 The Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue (TV Series)
Regular (1949-52)
 1949 Señor Droopy (Short)
Lina Romay
 1949 Cheyenne Cowboy (Short)
Kate Harmon
 1949 Six-Gun Music (Short)
 1948 Embraceable You
Libby Dennis
 1948 Public Prosecutor (TV Series)
Inez Alvarez
- The Case of the Comic Strip Murder (1948) ... Inez Alvarez
 1947 This Time for Keeps
Singer with Cugat's Orchestra (uncredited)
 1947 Honeymoon
Raquel Mendoza
 1945 Adventure
 1945 Week-End at the Waldorf
 1944 Bathing Beauty
Lina Romay
 1943 The Heat's On
Lina (uncredited)
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Xavier Cugat Orchestra Singer (uncredited)
 1943 Don't Get Around Much Anymore (Short)
Lina Romay
 1942 You Were Never Lovelier
Band Singer (uncredited)
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Show Show Self (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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