Jose Ferrer

Jose Ferrer

Born: January 8, 1912

Died: January 26, 1992


Occupation: actor/director

Biography: José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, best known as José Ferrer, was a Puerto Rican actor, theater, and film director. He was the first Puerto Rican, as well as the first white Hispanic actor, to win an Academy Award.