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Mirtha Legrand
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Mirtha Legrand in 2013
Born
Rosa María Juana Martínez Suárez

23 February 1927 (1927-02-23) (age 93)
Villa Cañás, Argentina
Other names Chiquita, Chiqui
Occupation Actress, presenter
Years active 1940–present
Television
  • Almorzando con Mirtha Legrand (1968–present)
  • La Dueña (2012)
Spouse(s) Daniel Tinayre (1946–1994)
Children
  • Daniel Andrés Tinayre
  • Marcela Tinayre

Rosa María Juana Martínez Suárez (born 23 February 1927), known by her stage name Mirtha Legrand is an Argentine actress and television presenter. She is the twin sister of Silvia Legrand. She is known for her roles in Educating Niní and in Los martes, orquídeas (1941).

With a 72-year career, Legrand is one of the most popular entertainment figures in Argentina. Despite having appeared in 36 movies and twelve theatrical performances, Legrand is best known for her television programmes.

Her brother was movie director José A. Martínez Suárez.



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