Here are 1 famous actors from Cuba died at 72:
Dámaso Pérez Prado (December 11, 1916 Matanzas-September 14, 1989 Mexico City) otherwise known as Pérez Prado y su orquestra, Perez Prado Orchestra,, Perez 'Prez' Prado & His Orchestra, Pérez Prado y su Orquesta, Prado, Pérez y su orquestra, Pérez Prado, Perez Prado y su Orquesta, Peréz Prado Orchestra, Perez Prado, Perez Prado and His Orchestra, Prez Prado, Perez Prado & His Orchestra, Damasco Perez Prado, Prado, Pérez, Damaso Pérez Prado, Prado, Pérez y su orquesta or Prado, Damaso Pérez was a Cuban actor, composer and film score composer.
He died as a result of stroke.
Dámaso Pérez Prado was a Cuban musician and bandleader who is widely credited with popularizing the mambo in the United States and around the world. He was also known as the "King of Mambo" and the "Mambo King". Pérez Prado began his career as a pianist and arranger before forming his own orchestra in the 1940s. He scored a major hit with his recording of "Mambo No. 5" in 1949 and continued to achieve success with his spirited and innovative arrangements throughout the 1950s. Pérez Prado was known for his energetic stage presence and flamboyant performances, and his music has been featured in numerous films and TV shows over the years. While he passed away in 1989, Pérez Prado's enduring legacy as a pioneer of Latin music has continued to resonate with audiences all over the world.
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