Miriam de Souza Pires (20 April 1927 – 7 September 2004) was a Brazilian actress. She acted in over 40 telenovelas, including prominent roles in Irmãos Coragem, Pecado Capital, Gabriela, Pedra sobre Pedra, Sonho Meu, and O Casarão. Having won the Festival de Brasília Best Supporting Actress Award in 1978 for A Summer Rain, Pires acted in twelve films during her career. She was born in Rio de Janeiro, where she died from toxoplasmosis.
Miriam de Souza Pires
20 April 1927
|Died||7 September 2004 (aged 77)|
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- A Summer Rain (1978)
- Gabriela, Cravo e Canela (1983)
- Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)
- Subway to the Stars (1987)
- "Atriz Míriam Pires morre no Rio". O Estado de S. Paulo (in Portuguese). Grupo Estado. September 7, 2004. Retrieved March 12, 2014.
- "Morre a atriz Miriam Pires, de Senhora do Destino" (in Portuguese). Terra Networks. September 7, 2004. Retrieved March 12, 2014.
- "Chuvas de Verão" (in Portuguese). Cinemateca Brasileira. Archived from the original on March 12, 2014. Retrieved March 12, 2014.