Joaquin Cordero, Mexican actor and film soap operas has died.
Mexican actor Joaquin Cordero Aurrecoechea died in Mexico at age 89, but for now has transcended the cause of death, sources told Efe the National Actors Association (ANDA).
His secretary, Amparo Garrido, said the actor "died at home" and was "one of the most beloved ANDA", which was occasionally Artistic Guild representative.
Garrido said he was unaware of what caused his death, but local media talk of a possible depression after the death, seven months ago, his wife, Alma, and was in a process of recovery from an embolism.
They added that the actor's remains will be veiled in a funeral home in Mexico City.
Born August 16, 1923 in Puebla, central Mexico, Cordero was one of the last great living figures call Golden Age of Mexican cinema.
He starred opposite the likes of Mario Moreno "Cantinflas", Pedro Infante and Carmen Montejo, among others.
His resume as an actor includes over two hundred films that he starred in for seven decades dedicated to acting.
He was a pioneer of soap operas and became one of the great figures of telenovelas. El amor tiene cara de mujer (1971), Amor en silencio (1988), Baila Conmigo (1992), Los parientes pobres (1993), Mi destino eres tú (2000), Entre el amor y el odio (2002), La Madrastra (2005), Destilando amor (2007), y Fuego en la Sangre (2008) were among his most prominent on television
CORDERO, Joaquin (Joaquin Cordero Aurrecoechea)
Born: 8/16/1923, Puebla, Puebla, Mexico
Died: 2/19/2013, Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
Joaquin Cordero’s westerns – actor:
Se la llevó el Remington – 1948 (Rodrigo)
Yo maté a Juan Charrasqueado – 1949
Los aventureros – 1954
Fugitivos: Pueblo de proscritos – 1955 (Jacinto)
¡Vaya tipos! – 1955
Tres bribones – 1955
La venganza de los Villalobos – 1955 (Miguel)
Tierra de hombres – 1956 (Fernando)
Ah, Love is Beautiful – 1960
The Cat – 1961
Ay Chabela …! – 1961
Jalisco Gals are Beautiful – 1961
Asesinos de la lucha libre – 1962 (Joaquin)
Los cinco halcones – 1962
La moneda rota – 1962
'Monte Escondido' o (Leonardo Moncada) – 1962 (Leonardo Moncada)
El rey de la pistol – 1962
Los forajidos – 1962
Herencia maldita – 1963
El río de las ánimas – 1964 (Leonardo Moncada)
Los murciélagos – 1964
Sangre en Río Bravo – 1966
Mi caballo prieto rebelde – 1967
Los hombres de Lupe Alvírez – 1967
Cuchillo – 1978 (Demonio Azul)