Gilbert Gillermo Death Dead – Gilbert Gillermo Obituary: Cause of Death
Gilbert Gillermo has passed away, he was the founder of Jingle Magazine. He was said to have passed away on July 21, 2020 at the age of 74.
His sister-in-law Nerissa Guillermo, the wife of his brother Eric, confirmed the news with GMA News Online.
“He passed on yesterday morning,” she said.
According to Nerissa, the cause of his brother-in-law’s death is not due to COVID-19.
Jingle was influential to Filipino music. It taught generations of Pinoys how to play the guitar, and fostered rock journalism in the country.
According to the Inquirer, Gilbert launched Jingle in 1970, when he was only 24 years old. It published its last issue in 1977.
JINGLE started with the music magazine then later on grew to become a publishing empire that produced the JINGLE Songhits, JINGLE Extra Hot Movie Magazine, JINGLE Sensation Movie Magazine, JINGLE Champ Sports Magazine, Female Forum and the JINGLE TV Guide.