Chabelo he broke our hearts after his departure at 88 years of age was announced. It was through social networks that the official account of the actor, comedian and producer released this terrible news.
But now, his millions of fans are wondering, what did Xavier López “Chabelo” die of? A mystery that was revealed just when his death was revealed.
According to this same Twitter account, the actor’s family shared that the causes of death of the driver “In family with Chabelo” were due to abdominal complications.
“This is a very sad morning, Xavier López Chabelo, father, brother and husband has left us suddenly, due to abdominal complications”
STATEMENT FROM THE OFFICIAL TWITTER OF CHABELO
No further details were given in this regard, but various Mexican media recalled that, in 2020, his wife, Teresa Miranda, had made it known that they took him to the hospital after noticing that he had discomfort.
After some studies were carried out, a cancerous tumor was detected in the digestive tract. In May 2022, the driver published a message on the networks in which he assured that he was out of danger. “Overcome, thanks to God and the doctors. Hopeless? No!”.
It should be remembered that, despite being a Mexican icon, Chabelo was not born in Mexico, but in Chicago, Illinois, on February 17, 1935.
Despite this, he did have Mexican blood, since his parents were originally from León, Guanajuato, who moved before he was born.
And when they were one year old they returned to Mexico, but it was when he turned 18 that he had to return to the United States to do his military service, being recruited by the US Army with whom he spent three months at his military base located in San DiegoCalifornia, where he was almost sent to the Korean War.
But he returned to Mexico and moved to the capital with his family to study medicine, which he practiced for four years in a private sanatorium.