Señor Wences’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

April 17, 1896

Death Date

Apr 20, 1999

Age of Death

103 years

Cause of Death




The ventriloquist Señor Wences died at the age of 103. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Famous for his work on The Ed Sullivan Show, the ventriloquist known as Senor Wences also performed in Las Vegas, on Broadway, and on the small screen in The Muppet Show. He was the 1996 recipient of the U.S. National Comedy Hall of Fame’s prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.

Born Wenceslao Moreno in Salamanca, Spain, he later settled in New York City. He was married twice — to Esperanza Martin and Natalie Cover — and fathered two children.