Claudio Brook was born on August 28, 1927 in Mexico City to British parents. Fluent in both Spanish and English, Brook had a prolific career, making around 100 film and television appearances in his 38 years career. He won two Ariel Awards. Claudio was married to actresses Eugenia Avendaño (196?-19??) and Alicia Bonet [1947- ] (19??-1995). His daughter is actress, singer Simone Brooks [1969- ]. Claudio appeared in two Euro-western: “Viva Maria!” (1965) and “Eagle’s Wing” (1979). He died from stomach cancer on October 18, 1995 in Mexico City. For his work in motion pictures, Brook was inducted into the Paseo de las Luminarias. Today we remember Claudio Brook on what would have been his 85th birthday.