File photo of Mexican writer Carlos fuentes posing at an interview with Reuters in his home of San Geronimo

 
File photo of Mexican writer Carlos fuentes posing at an interview with Reuters in his home of San Geronimo
Mexican writer Carlos fuentes poses at an interview with Reuters in his home of San Geronimo in Mexico City in this February 11, 2001 file photo. Fuentes has died at the age of 83, President Felipe Calderon said on May 15, 2012 via his Twitter account. Fuentes was known for works including The Death of Artemio Cruz and The Old Gringo. REUTERS/Henry Romero/Files (MEXICO - Tags: OBITUARY)