Alina Maria Hernandez


Age: 46

Cuban-American transsexual television actress known professionally as Cachita who was one of the first transgender women on Hispanic TV and came to fame when she took over hosting duties in Univision's El Gordo y la Flaca entertainment news show while the current host Lili Estefan was on maternity leave in 1999, and whose TV appearance was so popular that she became a part of the show for another 10 years.

Cause of Death: Natural causes

Born: November 12, 1970

Died: October 8, 2016

Asheville, North Carolina