Joaquin Hernandez Galicia

 

 

 

Age: 91

 

Summary: onetime feared boss of Mexico's powerful oil workers union who became one of Mexico's most powerful and wealthiest men through patronage and strong-arm tactics, but who was arrested on manslaughter and weapons charges in 1989 and spent nearly nine years in prison.

 

 

Cause of Death: Stomach ailment

 

Born: August 12, 1922

 

Died: November 11, 2013

 

Location: Tampico, Mexico