Kathy Benvin is the wife of Anthony Quinn. Benvin’s husband, Quinn was a Mexican-American actor, painter, writer, and film director. He was known for his portrayal of earthy, passionate characters “marked by a brutal and elemental virility” in numerous critically acclaimed films both in Hollywood and abroad.
Kathy Benvin: Profile Summary
|Famous as||wife of Anthony Quinn|
|Date of Birth||January 01, 1963|
|Birthplace||United States of America|
|Age (as in 2021)||56 years old|
|Children||Antonia Patricia Rose Quinn and Ryan Nicholas Quinn|
Born on 1 January 1963 Kathy Benvin is the wife of Anthony Quinn. As of 2021, Kathy is 56 years old. Kathy Benvin was 34 and Anthony Quinn was 81 years old. After 4 years, in 2001 Anthony, unfortunately, passed away.
How did Kathy Benvin and her husband meet? Kathy was Quinn’s secretary. Quinn had two children with his secretary, Katherine Benvin; daughter Antonia Patricia Rose Quinn (born 23 July 1993) and son Ryan Nicholas Quinn (born 5 July 1996). Quinn was then married to marriage to Addolori. His marriage with Addolori finally ended in divorce in August 1997. He then married Benvin in December 1997 and remained married until his death.
Kathy Benvin‘s husband, Anthony Quinn first marriage was to the actress Katherine DeMille, daughter of Cecil B. DeMille, in 1937. The couple had five children. He was not faithful to his wife due to which this marriage ended in 1965.He married Italian costume designer Jolanda Addolori in 1966. They had three children.
Over the course of this marriage he also had a relationship with Friedel Dunbar and fathered two children with her. In addition he also had affairs with actresses like Carole Lombard, Rita Hayworth, Ingrid Bergman, and Maureen O’Hara.His marriage with Jolanda ended in 1997 due to his affair with his secretary, Katherine Benvin, with who he had two children. Following his divorce, he married Katherine.
Quinn spent his last years in Bristol, Rhode Island. He died of respiratory failure (due to complications from radiation treatment for lung cancer) on 3 June 2001, in Boston, at age 86. Quinn’s funeral was held in the First Baptist Church in America in College Hill, Providence, Rhode Island. His wife, Kathy Benvin asked for the permission of Bristol authorities to bury him in his favorite spot in the backyard of his house, near an old maple tree. They had bought the property in 1995; it had a view of the Narragansett Bay. Permission was granted and he was laid to rest there.