Luis Dimas dead, the King of the Twist, at the age of 78

It was a crack! Luis Dimas, the king of the twist. In the 90s he starred in “This Sea Knows Too Much, Takilleitor” one of the most quaint and bizarre films in Chilean cinema, but a jewel for those of us who enjoy bizarre films.

At the age of 78, the icon of the New Wave and nicknamed the “king of twist” Luis Dimas passed away. His son, Salvador Misle confirmed it on social networks. “My dad, the king of the twist, Luis Dimas, has just left.” It is presumed that his death was due to a multisystem failure. In the sixties Luis Dimas had his great heyday on the Chilean stages, something that continues to this day.

On the night of Wednesday, November 17th, 78-year-old singer Luis Dimas passed away. He was known as the “King of Twisting” and one of the greatest icons of the Chilean New Wave art movement that broke out in Chile. In the early 1960s. . His son Salvador Misle (Salvador Misle) reported his death via Twitter, due to multiple system failures. He stayed in Barros Luko Hospital for a few days.

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