Classic Hollywood MythsMyth: Lupe Vélez’ death by adminupdated on May 16, 2020May 30, 2019Leave a Comment on Myth: Lupe Vélez’ death In Classic Hollywood Myths we take a look at all the myths about the Golden Age of Hollywood. What really happened? Are these ‘urban legends’ true or false? Classic Hollywood Central looks into it! Myth: Lupe Vélez died by drowning in a toilet bowl.