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Indio "Emilio" Fernández
Birth: Mar. 26, 1903
Death: Aug. 6, 1986

Director, Actor. He was born in Hondo, Coahuila, Mexico. He is considered a legend in mexican cinema. He developed a career in both direction and acting. As Actor, he is fondly remembered as El Capitán Mapache in "The Wild Bunch" (1969). But he also appeared in "Return of the Seven" (1966), "Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid" (1973), "Bring me the Head of Alfredo García"(1974), "Cruz Diablo" (1934), "The Night of the Iguana" (1964), "Under the Volcano" (1984) and "Pirates" (1986). As director, he worked in "María Candelaria" (1944), "Bugambilia" (1945), "La Perla" (1947), "La Malquerida" (1949), "La Rebelión de los Colgados" (1954), "La Rosa Blanca" (1955), "El Impostor" (1956) and "La Choca" (1974). (bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni) 
 
Burial:
Mausoleos del Ángel
Mexico City
Distrito Federal, Mexico
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Apr 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13905668
Indio Emilio Fernández
Added by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
 
Indio Emilio Fernández
Added by: Gabriel Solis
 
Indio Emilio Fernández
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Remembering Emilio "El Indio" Fernandez 29 years later... Particularly memorable as General Mapache in "The Wild Bunch". Posed for the sculpting of the Oscar statuette. RIP Sr. Fernandez.
- PPalacios
 Added: Aug. 7, 2015

- Robert David Miller
 Added: Apr. 16, 2015

- Sheila
 Added: Apr. 6, 2015
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