Paquito Diaz was born on 28 May 1937 in Arayat, Pampanga, Philippines. He was an actor and director, known for Ang mananandata (1965)
, San Basilio (1981)
and In This Corner (1982)
. He was previously married to Josefa "Nena" Gutierrez. He died on 3 March 2011 in Daraga, Albay, Philippines.