- Mexican actor Javier Ruán died at the age of 81 from a myocardial infarction
On Monday afternoon, the death of the film and television actor Javier Ruán was confirmed, who at 81 years old and with more than 60 years of experience in the artistic environment suffered a myocardial infarction.
This was confirmed by the National Association of Actors who expressed and sent their condolences to family and friends, highlighting that Javier was part of the union.
The document indicates that the actor lost his life on the afternoon of this Monday, October 11 at 2.30 p.m. Likewise, the Twitter account of theaters in Mexico City regretted the death of actor Javier Ruán. .
“We unite ourselves to the grief that afflicts family, friends, colleagues, and the artistic community, for the sensitive death of the Mexican actor and screenwriter Javier Ruán Jaimes (1940-2021). With more than 60 years of experience, he forged a career in theater, radio, film, and television, ”the message reads.
The actor, with more than 60 years of experience, worked in the world of television, cinema, theater, and literature.
He began his artistic career at the age of 17 in the telenovela ‘ Angustia del Pasado ‘.
He also participated in novels such as ‘Simply María’, ‘Corazón Salvaje’ and ‘La Torcha Encendida’.
Who was Javier Ruán?
Javier Ruán ventured into the medium with the telenovela “Angustia del Past”, for which he was mainly known.
However, he also participated in the soap operas “Rina”, “Simply Maria”, “Ana del aire”, ” At the end of the rainbow “, “Corazón Salvaje” and his most representative soap operas were “Sende de Gloria” and “La torcha Encendida ”.
He had more than 60 years of artistic career and also worked in the literary field when he wrote his autobiography which he entitled “From prodigal son to favorite son”, a work with which he celebrated his 78 years of life.
Among his recognitions, the actor received the Eduardo Arozamena medal for 50 years of uninterrupted artistic career by the National Association of Actors (ANDA); in addition to the Olmec Head awarded by the Tabasco Cultural Platform for a 46-year career.
For its part, the Ministry of Culture of the State of Michoacán paid tribute in 2005 for his artistic career and named him Favorite Son, a distinction that was made for the first time to a Nahuatzense.