Amparo Arrebato



Age: 59


Summary: Columbian cymbal dancer made famous as lead dancer for mambo king Perez Prado in the 1960's who astonished onlookers with her ability to mover her feet at a frenetic pace (described in one obit "like a machine gun"), and who was immortalized in Bobby Cruz's hit song Amparo Arrebato from 1968.



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: December 30, 1944


Died: March 15, 2004


Location: Cali, Columbia