Ferrando, Juan Carlos

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Ferrando, Juan Carlos Gender: M
Ricardo Ferrando Ferrando
born on 2 March 1951 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Lima, Peru, 12s03, 77w03
Timezone -05 h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 11°16' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 03°52 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 21°02'

Juan Carlos Ferrando (2012)
photo: Lamula. pe, license cc-by-sa-3.0


Peruvian activist for LGBT rights and a pioneering drag queen in his country, also noted as the youngest son of the popular television presenter Augusto Ferrando.

Juan Carlos Ferrando studied film and television production with the BBC. Besides England, he lived in Switzerland, Germany, Costa Rica, Colombia and the United States.

At the age of 22, he debuted in the drag queen scene, supported by his father, who featured him in his television shows Trampolín a la fama and La Peña Ferrando. In 2000 he came out as gay in an interview with Beto Ortiz.

In 2002, together with the Lima Homosexual Movement, he organized the first gay pride march in Peru, held in Lima.

In 2014, at the age of 63, he moved with Alfredo Caballero Rayter, his partner for more than 35 years, to the province of Pacasmayo. He died at the age of 69 at his residence in Jequetepeque on 5 May 2020 due to complications from diabetes.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Spanish)



  • Social : Secrets revealed 2000 (Came out publicly as gay)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Diabetes/ Hypoglycemia
  • Family : Childhood : Family noted (His father, TV presenter Augusto Ferrando)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (40+ years with Alfredo Caballero Rayter)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate
  • Passions : Sexuality : Gay
  • Passions : Sexuality : Transvestite (Drag queen)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Diabetes)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Entertain Producer
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social (LGBT rights activist)