Lupe Vélez Height Weight Body Measurements Bra Size

María Guadalupe Villalobos Vélez, known professionally as Lupe Vélez was born in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, on September 10, 1985, was a Mexican actress and singer. Young Lupe Vélez first started her career as a performer in Mexican vaudeville in the early 1920s. She made her big screen debut in short romantic comedy film What Women Did for Me (1927) in role as Bit Part. Lupe's breakthrough performance came as The Mountain Girl in adventure romance silent film The Gaucho (1927). She landed her Broadway debut in a musical "Hot Cha" (1932) in role as Conchita, at Ziegfeld Theatre.

How tall was Lupe Vélez and what was her weight? Lupe Vélez's height was 5' 0" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 152 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight was 115 іn pоunds or 52 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. Lupe Vélez body measurements was bust-waist-hip 31-24-34 in inches or 79-61-86.5 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size was 31A with cup size A.

Lupe Vélez

Lupe Vélez
RKO Radio / Public domain / Wikimedia Commons

Birth Date

June 10, 1922


December 14, 1944



Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color

Dark Brown


5 ft 0 in | 152 cm

Body Measurements

31-24-34 in | 79-61-86.5 cm


52 kg | 115 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

6 US | 36.5 EU

Best Movies

She played Carmelita Lindsay in Mexican Spitfire films:

The Girl from Mexico (1939)

Mexican Spitfire (1940), for which she won the Photoplay Award for Best Performances of the Month (March)

Mexican Spitfire Out West (1940)

The Mexican Spitfire's Baby (1941)

Mexican Spitfire at Sea (1942)

Mexican Spitfire Sees a Ghost (1942)

Mexican Spitfire's Elephant (1942)

Mexican Spitfire's Blessed Event (1943)

She won the Photoplay Award for Best Performances of the Month (February) for her role as Nanón del Rayón in silent romantic drama film Lady of the Pavements (1929).

She won the Photoplay Award for Best Performances of the Month (December) for her role as Nenita López in pre-Code musical film The Cuban Love Song (1931).

Where East Is East (1929) silent drama as Toyo Haines

Hell Harbor (1930) pre-Code drama as Anita Morgan

The Squaw Man (1931) pre-Code Western as Naturich

Kongo (1932) pre-Code horror drama as Tula

Hollywood Party (1934) pre-Code musical as The Jaguar Woman // Jane in Schnarzan Sequence

Strictly Dynamite (1934) pre-Code comedy music as Vera Mendez


Studied at Our Lady of the Lake (now Our Lady of the Lake University) in San Antonio, Texas.

Had Mexican ancestry.

Had one brotherr, Emigdio and three sisters: Mercedes, Reina and Josefina.

She was nicknamed The Mexican Spitfire.

She played Maríain a musical "You Never Know" (1938), at Winter Garden Theatre.

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame located on 6927 Hollywood Boulevard in 1960.

Lupe died on December 14, 1944, Glendale, California, United States, at the age of 36.


She was married to actor Johnny Weissmuller (1933-1939).


She dated Harald Maresch (1944), Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams (1940), Arturo de Córdova (1938-1944), John Gilbert (1931), Lawrence Tibbett (1930-1931) and Gary Cooper (1929-1932).