As per our current Database, Diomedes Diaz has been died on Dec 22, 2013 (age 56).
When Diomedes Diaz die, Diomedes Diaz was 56 years old.
|Popular As||Diomedes Diaz|
|Occupation||World Music Singer|
|Age||56 years old|
|Born||May 26, 1957 (Colombia)|
Diomedes Diaz’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini is expressive and quick-witted, it represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face. They are sociable, communicative and ready for fun, with a tendency to suddenly get serious, thoughtful and restless. They are fascinated with the world itself, extremely curious, with a constant feeling that there is not enough time to experience everything they want to see.
Diomedes Diaz was born in the Year of the Rooster. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rooster are practical, resourceful, observant, analytical, straightforward, trusting, honest, perfectionists, neat and conservative. Compatible with Ox or Snake.
Famous for his work in the Colombian vallenato folk music genre, he received a 2010 Latin Grammy Award for his album Listo Pa' la Foto and was nominated for the same honor for his recordings Celebremos Juntos (2009), Con Mucho Gusto Caray (2012), and La Vida del Artista (2014).
While earning a living through his work as a gardener and radio station employee, he began his rise to fame by recording the track "La Negra and Cantor Campesino" with members of a vallenato music group.
In 2002, he was convicted of homicido culposo (voluntary manslaughter) in the death of his female friend Doris Adriana Nino during a 1997 party at his home.
The son of Elvira Maestre and Rafael Maria Diaz and the nephew of local musician Martin Elias, he was raised in poverty on a farm near La Junta, La Guajira, Colombia. His son Martin Elias Diaz also became a singer.
He was a contemporary of fellow Colombian vallenato singer Juan Pina.