Mario Monteforte Toledo

 

 

Age: 91

 

Summary: Guatemalan author considered as one of Guatemala's most important writers whose most famous novel is 1952's En Donde Acaban los Caminos (Where the Roads End), and who spent years in exile after Guatemala's socialist president Jacobo Arbenz was overthrown in a CIA-backed coup in 1954.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from heart disease

 

Born: September 15, 1911

 

Died: September 4, 2003

 

Location: Guatemala City, Guatemala