María Elena Velasco, 'La India María,' dies at age 74

María Elena Velasco, 'La India Maria, dies at age 74
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María Elena Velasco, 'La India María,' dies at age 74
Muere ‘la india María’ Maria Elena Velasco, un icono del cine mexicano, fallece a los 74 años"
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Maria Elena Velasco 74 años falleció el día de hoy en la Ciudad de México #MariaElenaVelasco #Televisa @Capirina1
RIP Maria Elena Velasco, better known by stage name, La India Maria.
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Una perdida enorme hasta siempre Maria Elena Velasco "La India Maria" simplemente orgullo poblano.
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María Elena Velasco, best known as 'La India María, has died in Mexico City, Mexico after an illness. María Elena Velasco was a Mexican actress, comedienne, singer-songwriter, dancer, screenwriter, film producer, and one of Mexico's few major female film directors.

She is best known for creating and portraying La India María, a comical character based on indigenous Mexican women, in films and television programs.

Velasco has starred in approximately 23 films and 3 television shows.

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