Gloria Lynch

Gloria Ligia Lynch Sonders[1] (20 December 1919 – 14 June 1993)[1][2] was a Chilean actress.

Gloria Lynch
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Lynch circa 1941
Gloria Ligia Lynch Sonders

(1919-12-20)20 December 1919
Died14 June 1993(1993-06-14) (aged 73)
Santiago, Chile


She was the daughter of Julio Lynch Canciani and Teresa Sonders.[1][2]

She began her acting career in 1940, without any previous acting training, in the film Escándalo ("Scandal") directed by Jorge Délano Frederick.[3] Following her participation in the film, she received an invitation to travel to the United States, where, apart from learning English, she studied singing, dancing and acting.[3]

In 1941 she traveled to Mexico,[3] where she performed alongside Cantinflas in the film The Circus (1943). That same year she starred in the film The Man in the Iron Mask by Marco Aurelio Galindo [es].[3] In 1946 she participated in La mujer de todos, starring María Félix.[3] That same year, she was part of the Teatro Libre of Mexico with the play Amores en la Montaña ("Love in the Mountain").[3][4]

In 1946 she returned to Chile, participating in the national tour of Alejandro Flores's company.[3] She also joined the radio, participating in the radio version of the melodrama El derecho de nacer ("The Right to be Born").[3]



  1. ^ a b c "Gloria Ligia Lynch Sonders". Family Search. Retrieved 5 August 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Gloria Ligia Lynch Sonders". Geni. Retrieved 5 August 2019.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h "Gloria Lynch". Cinechile (in Spanish). Retrieved 5 August 2019.
  4. ^ Varios (1946). Letras de México V (in Spanish). p. 255. ISBN 9786071661333. Retrieved 5 August 2019.


  • Muñoz, Ernesto. Diccionario del cine iberoamericano; SGAE, 2011.

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