Argentine actors who died due to Pancreatic cancer

Here are 1 famous actors from Argentina died in Pancreatic cancer:

Fernando Lamas

Fernando Lamas (January 9, 1915 Buenos Aires-October 8, 1982 Los Angeles) also known as Fernando Álvaro Lamas or Fernando Álvaro Lamas y de Santos was an Argentine actor, television director and writer. He had three children, Lorenzo Lamas, Alexandra Lamas and Cristina Lamas.

Fernando Lamas began his career in the early 1940s in Argentina before moving to Hollywood in the late 1940s. He starred in numerous films including "The Merry Widow" and "Dangerous When Wet," which showcased his handsome looks and suave demeanor. Lamas also had success on television as both an actor and director, directing episodes of popular shows such as "Bonanza" and "Alias Smith and Jones."

Lamas was married four times, including to actresses Arlene Dahl and Esther Williams, with whom he had two children. Lamas was known for his charm and charisma both on and off-screen, and was considered a sex symbol in his heyday.

Later in his life, Lamas became involved in the hotel and real estate businesses, owning several hotels in Las Vegas and Beverly Hills. He also wrote an autobiography, "Fernando Lamas: An Autobiography," which was published posthumously in 1983. Though Lamas passed away in 1982, his legacy as a talented actor and entertainer lives on today.

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