Juan León Mera’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 28, 1832

Death Date

Dec 13, 1894

Age of Death

62 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Profession

Novelist

The novelist Juan León died at the age of 62. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Author and painter who is best known for his 1879 novel, Cumanda, and for his lyrics to the Ecuadorian National Hymn, “Salve, Oh Patria.” His other literary works include La virgen del sol and Lira ecuatoriana.

He was born to Pedro Antonio Mera Gomez and Josefa Martinez Vasconez. He died at the age of sixty-two in Ambato, Ecuador.