Raquel Welch was born Jo Raquel Tejada on September 5, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois, the first of three children born to Bolivian Armando Carlos Tejada Urquizo, an aerospace engineer, and his Irish-American wife Josephine Sarah Hall, who was the daughter of American architect Emery Stanford Hall (1869-1939) and his wife Clara Louise Adams. International sex symbol Raquel is an actress who first won attention for her role in Fantastic Voyage (1966), after which she won a contract with 20th Century-Fox. She was employed as the spokesperson for Foster Grant glasses.

Raquel Welch Height and Weight, Bra Size, Body Measurements

Raquel Welch Height: 5′ 6″ (1.68 m)

Raquel Welch Weight: 121 lbs (55 kg)

Raquel Welch Body Measurements: 36-25-36 in (91-64-91 cm)

Raquel Welch Bra Size: 34C

Raquel Welch Bra Cup Size: C

Raquel Welch Shoe Size/Feet Size: 6.5 (US)

Raquel Welch Dress Size: 6 (US)

Raquel Welch Star Sign: Virgo

Raquel Welch Hair Color: Light Brown

Raquel Welch Eye Color: Dark Brown

Date Of Birth: 5 September 1940

Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Birth Name: Jo Raquel Tejada

Nationality: American

Race / Ethnicity: Hispanic
-Bolivian (father)
-English (mother)

Spouse: Richard Palmer (m. 1999-2008), André Weinfeld (m. 1980-1990), Patrick Curtis (m. 1967-1972), James Westley Welch (m. 1959-1964)

Parents: Armando Carlos Tejada Urquizo, Josephine Sarah Hall

Children: Tahnee Welch, Damon Welch

Siblings: Castillo Tejada, Gayle Tejada, James Tejada

Education: San Diego State University, La Jolla High School
*She attended and graduated from La Jolla High School in La Jolla, California in 1958.
*She studied at San Diego State College on a scholarship starting in 1958.


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