Rita Vidaurri "La Calandria" passes at 94

Rita Vidaurri "La Calandria" passes at 94 (Photo: Esperanza Peace & Justice Center)

SAN ANTONIO - Rita Vidaurri, known as an actress, musician and businesswoman has passed.

The celebrity also known as La Calandria was born on the West Side in 1924.

According to the Esperanza Peace & Justice Center, she passed away around 8 p.m., Wednesday night surrounded by those who loved her.

Vidaurri was a successful performer in America and Mexico.

Her biography says she began singing and winning contests at 14, and was very popular in the mid 40s and late 50s.

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