Fast Facts

  • Attended the School of American Ballet.
  • Broke her leg in 12 places in a 1986 car accident.
  • Onetime mother-in-law to actor Donnie Kehr, who married and later divorced her daughter Lisa Mordente.
  • Was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2009.

Awards

  • 1984, Tony — Actress (Musical): Winner
  • 2006, Tony — Actress (Musical): Nominee
  • 1976, Tony — Actress (Musical): Nominee
  • 1961, Tony — Actress, Supporting or Featured (Musical): Nominee
  • 1993, Tony — Actress (Musical): Winner
  • 2015, Tony — Actress (Musical): Nominee
  • 1986, Tony — Actress (Musical): Nominee
  • 1983, Tony — Actress (Musical): Nominee
  • 2003, Tony — Actress (Featured Role--Musical): Nominee
  • 1981, Tony — Actress (Musical): Nominee

Relationships

  • Lisa Mordente — Daughter
  • Katherine Anderson del Rivero — Mother
  • Pedro Julio Figueroa — Father
  • Tony Mordente — Ex-husband

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Details

  • Birth Name: Dolores Conchita Figueroa del Rivero
  • Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer

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