What happened to Cepillin?

The popular Mexican clown and actor Ricardo González Gutiérrez “Cepillín” died Monday at 75, because of respiratory failure, after being diagnosed with spinal cancer. The cancer was found when he recently had spinal surgery.

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Why is Cepillin famous?

Known for his cherry-red nose and his black painted beard, Cepillín mixed physical comedy with song, dance and ventriloquism in performances on television as well as in the circus ring.