- Sep 18, 2001
- Deep in the heart of Texas
Raquel Welch, a veteran actress who rose to fame in the 1960s in the films "One Million Years B.C." and "Fantastic Voyage," has died, according to a statement provided by her manager, Steve Sauer.
Raquel Welch died Wednesday at the age of 82 following a brief illness. The Golden Globe award winner became a sex symbol after finding fame in the '60s.