Jorge Lafond Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Famous Movies, Net Worth

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Jorge Lafond (Jorge Luiz Souza Lima)

Last Updated: 05 Oct, 2023 | Views: 361

Age: 50

Profession: Actor

Other Profession(s): Actor, Dancer, Comedian, Drag Queen

Famous For: Swingin' Betty, Sassaricando & Rio Babilonia

Higher Education: Graduated

Jorge Lafond Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
29 Mar, 1952 (50 Years 09 Months 13 Days)

Birth Country

Birth State/Province
Rio De Janeiro

Birth District

Birth Sign



Died on
11 Jan, 2003

Cause of Death
Heart Attack

Jorge Lafond Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Jorge Luiz Souza Lima was born on born on March 29, 1952. He is one of the top-known Brazilian actors, comedians, dancers, and drag queen. He started his career as a dancer abroad at the age of 17 and eventually became well-known for his character Vera Verão in the Brazilian television program "A Praça é Nossa." Lafond was involved in controversies regarding his homosexuality, but his talent and charisma remain remembered by his fans. 

Jorge Lafond Career:
1970s: Jorge Lafondstarted his career in the entertainment industry as a hairdresser in Rio de Janeiro. He also began performing as a drag queen in nightclubs and cabarets in the city.

1980s: Jorge Lafond gained national fame in Brazil with his performances on television shows such as "Os Trapalhões,""Cassino do Chacrinha," and "A Praça é Nossa."

1990s: Jorge Lafond continued to appear on television, starring in the comedy show "Escolinha do Professor Raimundo" and the soap opera "A Viagem."

Jorge Lafond Infancy: 
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1952, Jorge Lafond grew up in a poor family with seven siblings.

Jorge Lafond The dance: 
Jorge Lafond started his career as a dancer and became famous for his performances in carnival parades.

Jorge Lafond controversies: 
Jorge Lafond faced criticism for his portrayal of gay characters and was involved in several controversies related to his personal life.

Jorge Lafond Death: 
Jorge Lafond died in 2003 due to a heart attack and many other health complications which he had been battling for many years.

Jorge Lafond Posthumous tributes: 
Lafond is remembered as a pioneer in Brazilian entertainment and an icon in the LGBTQ+ community, with many tributes and honors bestowed upon him after his death.

Jorge Lafond Google Doodle:
The Doodle celebrates Jorge Lafond’s 71st birth anniversary on Google on March 28, 2023.

Jorge Lafond Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 198 cm
In Meters 1.98 m
In Feet & Inches 6'4"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 84 kg
In Pounds 185 Ibs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Jorge Lafond Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Theodoro de Souza Lima Filho

Mother's Name
Diamantina Nogueira Lima

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