Filipino actors who deceased at age 74

Here are 1 famous actors from Philippines died at 74:

Yoyoy Villame

Yoyoy Villame (November 18, 1932 Calape, Bohol-May 18, 2007 Las PiƱas) also known as Villame, Yoyoy, Roman Villame, Roman Tesorio Villame or The King of Filipino Novelty Songs was a Filipino singer, singer-songwriter, comedian and actor. He had one child, Hannah Villame.

He died in myocardial infarction.

Yoyoy Villame was known for his humorous and witty songs which often had political or social commentary. Some of his most famous songs include "Magellan", "Philippine Geography", and "Butse Kik". He began his career as a folk singer in the 1950s and went on to become one of the most popular entertainers in the Philippines. In addition to his music career, Villame also dabbled in politics and served as a senatorial candidate in 1998. He was awarded the Aliw Award for Best Novelty Singer in 1978 and was posthumously inducted into the Philippine Association of the Record Industry Hall of Fame in 2009. His legacy continues to be celebrated by fans of his music and performances.

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