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AKA Roberto Gómez Bolaños

Born: 21-Feb-1929
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: 28-Nov-2014
Location of death: Cancun, Mexico
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Hispanic
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

Nationality: Mexico
Executive summary: Chespirito

Best known for the Mexican television comedies El Chapulin Colorado (The Crimson Cricket) and El Chavo del Ocho (The Kid in Number Eight).

Father: Francisco Gomez Linares (painter)
Mother: Elsa Bolaños Cacho (secretary)
Wife: Graciela Fernandez (m. 1950s, div. 1980s, one son, five daughters)
Daughter: Graciela Gómez
Son: Roberto Gómez Fernandez
Wife: Florinda Meza (actress, m. 19-Nov-2004)

    University: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

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