Pedro Ferriz Santacruz
|Pedro Ferriz Santacruz|
|Born||Pedro Ferriz Santacruz
March 17, 1921
Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico
|Died||September 3, 2013
Houston, Texas, U.S.
|Known for||Radio and television presenter in Mexico.|
|Children||Pedro Ferriz de Con|
|Parent(s)||Pedro Ferriz Monroy
Josefina Ferriz (née Santacruz)
His long career includes programs such as Noticiario Nescafe, Las trece del trece and La Pregunta de los 64,000 Pesos (The $64,000 Question). One of his best-known programs is Un mundo nos vigila (A world is watching us), a radio show about the search for intelligent extraterrestrial life, which started on station XEW and was later broadcast on the Imagen Radio network until his death.
Ferriz Santacruz was a candidate for the Party of the Cardenist Front of National Reconstruction (PC) as a senator in 1991 and in 1997, the party's last election, for Head of Government of Mexico City.
Pedro Ferriz Santacruz was the son of Pedro Ferriz Monroy, a railroader, and Josefina Santacruz, a school teacher, also was the father of radio and television news announcer Pedro Ferríz de Con and grandfather of announcer Pedro Ferriz Hijar.
- "Celebra Pedro Ferriz Santa Cruz 90 años de vida". GrupoFórmula. March 17, 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-01.
- "'Un pueblo nos vigila': alto a la sobrepoblación (Interview)". Siempre!. February 20, 1997. Retrieved 2011-04-01.
|This Mexican biographical article related to television is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This biographical article related to radio is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|