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Nora Aunor

Nora Aunor
AKA Nora Cabaltera Villamayor

  • 1st and only Filipina actress included in the highly esteemed Cultural Center of the Philippines "Centennial Honor for the Arts" (1999)
  • 1st and only Filipina actress featured in an HBO documentary on the lives and accomplishments of the world's greatest actresses (1997)
  • 1st Filipina actress to become a juror in Hawaii’s International Film Festival (1996)
  • 1st Filipina to win an international Best Actress award at the Cairo Film Festival (1995)
  • 1st youngest Filipina recipient of the Film Academy of the Philippines "Lifetime Achievement Award" (1993)
  • 1st Filipina to win Actress of the Year in the Star Awards for Movies (1985)
  • 1st Filipina actress to receive the prestigious "Ten Outstanding Women in the Nation's Service" Award (TOWNS 1983)
  • 1st and only Filipina actress nominated in the Top-Tier International Film Festival for the movie "Himala" (Berlin 1983)
  • 1st Filipina actress to win the "Best Performer" award (1978)
  • 1st Filipina to win Best Actress in the Gawad Urian Awards (1976)

"Ate Guy"
"Lady with the Golden Voice"

May 21, 1953

Iriga, Camarines Sur, Philippines

EX-HUSBAND: Christopher de Leon
CHILDREN: Ian, Matet, Lotlot (adopted)


Nora Aunor: The Official Website of the One and Only
Wikipedia article on Nora Aunor
Nora Aunor at 53: Life story continues
Nora Aunor's Honor
Nora pleads guilty to US drug charge

Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?