Paquito Diaz has died, son Joko Diaz confirms

Veteran actor Paquito Diaz (Real Name: Francisco Bustillos Diaz) has died on Thursday night, March 3, 2011, at his residence in Daraga, Albay.

ABS-CBN's SNN and Bandila both reported about Paquito Diaz's death late last night and according to their news reports, Paquito died of pneumonia complications at 8:20 PM.

His death came 4 days after he was falsely declared dead by the doctors at Estevez Memorial Hospital in Legazpi City, Albay.

And this time, it's really true as Paquito's son and former actor Joko Diaz himself confirmed it to actor Tirso Cruz:

He was 73 (May 28, 1937 – March 3, 2011).

More about Paquito Diaz HERE.

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