James Welch will be our focus in this post. We will look at his marriage to Raquel Welch in this post. We will determine if they had children or not.
Who was Raquel Welch? James Welch wife.
She was born as Jo Raquel Welch on 5th September,1940.
Raquel Welch was an American actress who rose to fame with her role in the 1966 movie titled Fantastic Voyage.
She then had a contract with 20th Century Fox. The 20th Century Fox further lent Raquel contract to Hammer Film Production, a British studio.
Raquel Welch made her One Million years B.C in the 1966 movie.
She had three lines dialogue in the film but something of her made it spectacular.
She is said to have worn a bikini which became a best part of the movie and made her a best seller posters.
That poster made her appeared as an international symbol.
Other roles of which Raquel Welch appeared include 100 riffles, Bedazzled, Myra Breckinridge among others.
She became an icon in the film industry especially in the 1960s and the 1970s.
She is an award winning actress as she won a Golden Globe Award in 1974. It was an award for Best motion picture actress in a musical or comedy.
It was an award which was in recognition of the The Three Musketeers.
Raquel was equally nominated for Golden Globe award for best actress in Television and it was also in recognition of her role in the movie Right to Die.
She was ranked as number three on the Playboy list of “100 sexiest Stars of the Twentieth Century” List.
Who was James Welch?
He got married to Raquel Welch on 8th May,1959.
James Welch was Raquel Welch school’s sweetheart. It was a happy marriage and produced children. James Welch and Raquel had two children together.
Things however turned sour when they had to separate in 1962.
The difficulty of their marriage ended finally in 1964 with a divorce. The famous actress however decided to keep her name “Welch”.
She went ahead to remarry.