Jesusa Purificacion Levy Sonora-Poe more well-known by the screen name Susan Roces, was a Filipina actress producer, director, and widow of Ronald Allan Kelley Poe, more popularly called Fernando Poe Jr.
Roces is often referred to as being the “Queen of Philippine Movies” and starred in more than 130 movies.
She was awarded Five FAMAS Awards, including two Best Actress wins. FAP Awards honored her with a Lifetime Achievement Award for her longevity in the industry and her contribution to Philippine film.
The Philippine Post Office honored Roces with a stamp that recognized him as one of the ten most outstanding Filipinos.
In the year 2005, Roces was among the first to be inducted into the Eastwood City Walk of Fame.
Born on July 28, 1941, in Bacolod, Philippines, Roces died on May 20, 2022, at the age of 80.
Susan Roces New Husband: Who Was Fernando Poe Jr.?
Ronald Allan Kelley Poe, known professionally as Fernando Poe Jr., and often referred to by his initials FPJ, was a Filipino actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, and politician.
His long and successful career as an action star earned him the nickname “Da King”.
Fernando Poe Jr. and Susan Roces got married in the year 1968 until his death.
Fernando Poe Jr. Cause Of Death: How Did Fernando Poe Jr. Die?
Fernando Poe Jr. on December 14, 2004, in St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines.
His death was described by doctors as a cerebral thrombosis with multiple organ failures.
Fernando Poe Jr Age At The Time Of Death
He was 65 years at the time of death. He was born on August 20, 1939, in Manila, Philippines.