Juan Joya Borja, known as ‘El Risitas’, dies

Juan Joya Borja, popular television personality, better known as ‘The Giggles’ He died on the afternoon of this Wednesday, April 28 at the Virgen del Rocío Hospital in Seville at the age of 65, according to the newspaper ABC.

As the aforementioned medium explains, the Andalusian had to be transferred from the Hospital de la Caridad in Seville to the Virgen del Rocío de Seville after a relapse of his illness.

The well-known television character had resided in the health center since September 2020 when he applied for admission after his leg was amputated as a result of an illness.

Juan Joya Borja known as ‘El Risitas’ became known thanks to his appearances on television shows Jesus Quintero, in which he ended up working as a collaborator. It was there that the Andalusian starred in great moments on television that have remained in the memory of all viewers. Although, without a doubt, the one that will go down in history is the “cuñaaaao”, his famous catchphrase.








Years later, Santiago Segura he counted on Borja himself to participate in his film ‘Torrente 3: El protector’.