Spanish Catalan actor Pere Ventura died in Madrid, Spain on
April 3, 2014 of a heart attack. He was 54 years-old. Pere appeared in several films,
TV series and stage plays. He played the role of the padre in the 2005 Spanish
Born in Toledo, Ohio in 1946 I have a BA degree in American History from Cal St. Northridge. I've been researching the American West and western films since the early 1980s and visiting filming sites in Spain and the U.S.A. Elected a member of the Spaghetti Western Hall of Fame 2010.