The Spaniard who has triggered so many parody meme videos, Juan Joya Borja has sadly passed away
Juan Joya Borja, the ‘spanish laughing guy’ meme, has died
Juan Joya Borja is a Meme Celebrity, known for his video in which he could not hide his iconic laugh.
As reported by ABC de Sevilla, he had been in the Hospital de la Caridad in Seville since September last year for treatment of an “illness”.
He had had a leg amputated due to a vascular problem.
Unfortunately, he had a sudden relapse and subsequently died.
He was 65 years old. People took to social media to honor a legend.
His iconic video debuted before the Spanish TV jug when he is on a local show called Rateones Coloraos, according to vise.
It was during an interview with Jesus Quintero’s host that he thrilled with an anecdote from when he was young and threw dishes into the sea.
Those who have seen his iconic video remember it, in a unique laugh.
Juan Joya Borja, alias “El Risitas“, transformed the subject of his laughter into whatever the user wanted.
Anyone could put subtitles under Borja and pretend he was talking about incompetent family members or a funny encounter with a boss. If they did it right, they could make Borja burst out with his legendary laugh.