Eduardo Cansino, Sr.
|Birthplace:||Castilleja de la Cuesta, AL, Spain|
|Death:||Died in Pompano Beach, FL, USA|
|Place of Burial:||Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), California, USA|
|Occupation:||Flemenco dancer, Actor, Choreographer|
|Managed by:||Private User|
Historical records matching Eduardo Cansino, Sr.
About Eduardo Cansino, Sr.
He was an accomplished dancer and actor, the brother of Spanish dancer Elisa Cansino, and the father of three children, two of whom became famous as actors.
Cansino was born in Castilleja de la Cuesta, Spain. In 1917 he married Volga Haworth, his partner in the Ziegfeld Follies, and they had three children, Margarita Carmen, Eduardo Jr., and Vernon. After she began making films in Hollywood, Margarita Carmen Cansino would become the famous actress and dancer Rita Hayworth, taking her professional surname from a variant of her mother's maiden name.
Cansino died in Pompano Beach, Florida.
* Sombrero (1953)
* Salome (1953)
* The Loves of Carmen (1948)
* Dancing Pirate (1936)
* Golden Dawn (1930)
* Anna Case in La Fiesta (1926)
Eduardo Cansino, Sr.'s Timeline
March 2, 1895
Castilleja de la Cuesta, AL, Spain
October 17, 1918
Brooklyn, NY, USA
October 13, 1919
New York, New York, United States
May 21, 1922
December 24, 1968
Pompano Beach, FL, USA
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), California, USA