Mexican actors who deceased at age 48

Here are 2 famous actors from Mexico died at 48:

José Antonio Ríos Granados

José Antonio Ríos Granados (December 2, 1958-October 2, 2007) was a Mexican politician and actor.

He was born in Mexico City and began his career in the entertainment industry as an actor, appearing in several Mexican films and telenovelas throughout the 1980s and 1990s. In 1997, Ríos Granados shifted his focus to politics and was elected as a member of the Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of the Mexican Congress, representing the state of Veracruz. He was re-elected in 2000 and 2003.

During his time in Congress, Ríos Granados served on several committees, including the Committee on Culture, and was a strong advocate for the arts in Mexico. He also worked to promote education, economic development, and public safety in his region.

Sadly, Ríos Granados died in October 2007 at the age of 48 from a heart attack while attending a political event. He was mourned by his colleagues, constituents, and fans alike.

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Tonina Jackson

Tonina Jackson (March 1, 1921-November 1, 1969) also known as Héctor Garza was a Mexican actor and wrestler.

He was born Antonio Ruiz Benítez in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Jackson started his career in the wrestling ring in the 1940s, but soon transitioned to acting in movies. He became known for his roles in "El Vampiro" (1957) and "El Mundo de los Vampiros" (1961).

Jackson was also a skilled musician, playing the guitar and singing. He often incorporated music into his wrestling performances, adding to his popularity with audiences.

Tragically, Jackson died at the young age of 48 due to complications from alcoholism. Despite his short life, he left a lasting impact on Mexican popular culture as both an actor and wrestler.

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