February 12, 1968
Movie actor-director Efren Reyes, 44, died of heart attack early last night at the Sta. Ana race tracks in
It was his third stroke since two years ago. Reyes was with actor Leroy Salvador and other friends.
Reyes was married to the former Virginia Melevo, popularly known in movie circles as Virginia Montes, by whom he had five children, the eldest being 15 years old. At the time of his death, he was directing a picture titled “Jingy” with Andy Poe, brother of Fernando Poe, Jr. in the starring role.
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