The remembered character played by the late actor Juan Carlos Altavista, Minguito, was immortalized in plastic work Fernando Pugliese, is located in Avenida Corrientes 1659
The tribute is added to the City of Buenos Aires has already devoted similar to other large popular figures as "Against" Juan Carlos Calabró, Don Mateo, Tato Bores, Alberto Olmedo, and Sandro Javier Portales works.
Among the relatives and friends who attended the event Altavista his son, actor Miguel Angel Rodríguez and Roberto González Rivero television host (Riverito) were. Also on Buenos Aires Mayor Mauricio Macri and head of city cabinet, Horacio Rodríguez Larreta.
Boca fan, hardcore Peronist, a descendant of Italian immigrants and informal worker, Minguito also made me laugh out loud with their Argentine celebrities hilarious stories for the newspaper "La Voz del Rioba" which also had the sidekick to the late actor Vincent Russa, who seconded him as "photographer".
The beginnings of Juan Carlos Altavista back to the Children's Theatre Labardén. In this theater had as companions to Julia Sandoval and Beba Bidart, already underway in the art world learned of actors like Narciso Ibáñez Menta, Francisco Petrone and Luis Sandrini. With Raquel Alvarez, his wife lifetime, had three sons wife Maribel Miguel Angel Rodíguez comedian, Ana Clara and Juan Gabriel.
One of the great friends who gave him life was Roberto Gonzalez Rivero, Riverito, who felt absolutely shocked when they discovered the sculpture.
"Imagine Paul, was my great friend for life. Many years of friendship and this is a great feeling !.
Taking hand Altavista's wife, Raquel Alvarez Riverito remember that they met in the bar channel 9 and after 6 months of dating, they married. Shortly before his death, Juan Carlos Altavista said in a newspaper article: "My wife is honestly the cutest thing I step in life."
At the end of the act and lighter, Raquel Alvarez approached Minguito image, looked for a while. Then he sat down beside her, supporting her cheek on his shoulder and closed your eyes.
Then he said: "The spirit of Juan Carlos is here, i feel it present".
traslation: Belén Zapata