Rosenda Monteros

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Rosa Méndez Leza

(1935-08-31)31 August 1935
Died29 December 2018(2018-12-29) (aged 83)
Mexico City
(m. 1955;div. 1957)

Rosenda Monteros (31 August 1935 – 29 December 2018) was a Mexican actress. [1] She was born Rosa Méndez Leza in Veracruz and studied drama under Seki Sano. [2] To American audiences, she is best known for her role as Petra in The Magnificent Seven . She had a prolific film career north and south of the U.S.–Mexican border. [3]


From 1955 to 1957, she was married to director Julio Bracho. [4]

Partial filmography

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  2. Hernandez, Richard (August 31, 2014) "Recordando a... Rosenda Monteros." El Mexicano. (Retrieved 4-28-2015.)
  3. Rosenda Monteros, Actress in ‘The Magnificent Seven,’ Dies
  4. Robert, Luis. Biografía de Rosenda Monteros. Archivo de telenovelas y biografias.