Gregorio Ferrera


Age: 62

father of award-winning actress America Ferrera whose daughter burst into the limelight in the United States with the television series Ugly Betty, which won her Golden Globe, Emmy and Screen Actors Guild awards, who had immigrated to the U.S. from Honduras along with his wife and their children in the mid-1970's, but returned to his native country after he was in a car accident and the reprecussions led him to weigh as much as 250 kilograms.

Cause of Death: Complications from obesity

Born: June 13, 1948

Died: August 22, 2010

Tegucigalpa, Honduras