Profile of the Day: Ricardo Montalbán

Posted November 25, 2014 by Amanda | No Comment
Ricardo Montálban

Ricardo Montálban

Do you remember watching Fantasy Island? On this day in 1920, star Ricardo Montalbán was born in Mexico City, Mexico.

He was born Ricardo Gonzalo Pedro Montalbán y Merino to Spanish immigrants Ricarda Merino and Jenaro Montalbán. With a career spanning seven decades, Montalbán tackled a wide variety of roles on both the big and small screen. In addition to his memorable role as Mr. Roarke on Fantasy Island, Montalbán also played the iconic Star Trek villain Khan Nonien Singh.

On January 14, 2009, Montalbán died in his home in Los Angeles California at the age of 88.

Are you related to Ricardo Montalbán? Explore his family tree on Geni and discover your connection to the beloved actor.


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