María Elvia Amaya Araujo

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María Elvia Amaya Araujo
Maria Elvia Amaya de Hank.jpg
Born (1954-02-27)27 February 1954
Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
Died 8 September 2012(2012-09-08) (aged 58)
Tijuana, Mexico
Occupation Deputy
Political party PRI Party (Mexico).svg PRI
Spouse(s) Jorge Hank Rhon

María Elvia Amaya Araujo (27 February 1954 – 8 September 2012) was a Mexican psychologist, philanthropist, and politician affiliated with the PRI. She served as Deputy of the LXII Legislature of the Mexican Congress representing Baja California.[1]

She was the daughter of Sergio Amaya Brondo and María Elvia Araujo Montaño. She was married to Jorge Hank Rhon, municipal president of Tijuana from 2004 to 2007 and candidate to the government of Baja California. Hank Rhon is a prominent Mexican businessman. They had nine children: Alejandro, Mara, Rodrigo, Ana Guadalupe, Carlos Andrés, José Mario, María Guadalupe, Nirvana and Jorge Carlos.

She died on 8 September 2012 due to multiple myeloma.[2]


  1. ^ "Perfil del legislador". Legislative Information System. Retrieved 29 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Fallece María Elvia Amaya de Hank". Jornada. 8 September 2012. Retrieved 29 November 2013.