Ramón Gay (born Ramón García Gay; November 28, 1917 – May 28, 1960) was a Mexican film actor. He was one of the stars of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema, known to horror film fans for his role in The Aztec Mummy trilogy of films in the late 1950s.[1]

Ramón Gay
Ramón Gay, circa 1956 (cropped).jpg
Gay, c. 1956
Ramón García Gay

November 28, 1917
DiedMay 28, 1960 (aged 42)
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Other namesRamón García Gay
Years active1946-1960

He was killed in 1960, when he was shot dead during a dispute with another man over the actress, Evangelina Elizondo (1929–2017).

Selected filmographyEdit

Gay, c. 1940s


  1. ^ Greene p.172


  • Doyle Greene. Mexploitation Cinema: A Critical History of Mexican Vampire, Wrestler, Ape-Man and Similar Films, 1957-1977. McFarland, 2005.

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