Raquel Welch is one of the famous American singer and actress best known for appearing in the movies and television series like The Three Musketeers, The Ultimate Legacy, CSI: Miami, American Family, Saturday Night Live, and many others.
Raquel Welch's Early Life and Family
An actress who won attention for her role in Fantastic Voyage, Raquel Welch was born Jo Raquel Tejada on 5th September 1940. 78 years old Raquel was born in Chicago, Illinois to parents; mother Josephine Sarah (née Hall; 1909–2000) and father Armando Carlos Tejada Urquizo (1911–1976), an aeronautical engineer.
She spent her childhood with younger sister Gayle Carole and brother James "Jim" Stanford. She attended La Jolla High School. She holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Raquel Welch's Career
Raquel started her professional career in 1959 and has still been active in the field. She has appeared in numerous movies and television series like Animal, The Hollywood Palace, The Muppet Show, Tainted Blood, Spin City, Welcome to The Captain, and many others.
Raquel Welch's Net Worth
As of 2019, Raquel Welch's net worth is reported to be around $30 million that she earned from her professional acting and singing career.
Her salary from the movie was Spara forte, più forte... non capisco was $60,000 back in 1966. She also received $10,800,000 from the lawsuit from MGM. Back in 2007, Raquel bought her Beverly Hills, California house for worth $4,500,000.
Raquel Welch's Personal Life
Putting some lights toward Raquel Welch personal life, the gorgeous and attractive actress was previously married to James Welch, a publicist and agent on 8th May 1959. They got divorced in 1964.
The couple welcomed a child named Tahnee Welch, a model, and actress born on 26th December 1961. Their son's name is Damon Welch who was born on 6th November 1959.
Then she married director and producer, Patrick Curtis on 14th February 1967. Sadly, they got divorced in 1972. She married then married a producer, director, and journalist, André Weinfeld on 5th July 1980 and divorced in 1990.
After divorcing the third husband, she married Richard Palmer on 17th July 1999. Her ex-husband Richard is a restaurateur. They got divorced in 2008.
Welch stands with the height of 5 feet 6 inches.