As we area all sad to tell you that Lou Requena passed away at St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital at 10:30 June 20th. He was 93.
Born December 12, 1919, in San Juan, PR, the WWII vet was a fixture in the NY sports scene for over 50 years. He worked for El Diario as a staffer and as Pan American Photos he freelanced for the New York Yankees, and the major wire services: The Associated Press, United Press International and Reuters.
The New York Press Photographers Association, Inc. - America's Oldest Press Association. The Association members work for news organizations in the print and electronic media based within a seventy-five mile radius of Manhattan.