Profile of the Day: Fernanda Montenegro

Posted October 16, 2012 by Amanda | No Comment

Fernanda Montenegro

On October 16, 1929, Brazilian actress Fernanda Montenegro was born in Rio de  Janeiro, Brazil. Revered as one of Brazil’s finest acresses, Montenegro is often referred to as “The First Lady of Brazilian Theater.” In 1999, Montenegro earned a Best Actress Oscar nomination for her role in Central Station. She became the first Brazilian actor to be nominated for an Academy Award.

Fernanda Montenegro does not yet have a direct path to the world family tree. Perhaps you can help add more relatives and connect her to over 65 million people on Geni!


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