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Ex-beauty queen Chat Silayan dies of cancer

April 23, 2006 10:07pm
Former beauty queen and actress Chat Silayan died on Sunday after battling ovarian cancer for six months at the Saint Luke's Medical Center in Quezon City.

GMA7 radio DzBB reported the death of Maria Rosario Silayan Bailon, the full name of the actress, at around 10 p.m.

Silayan, daughter of the late actor Vic Silayan, was 1980 Miss Universe third runner-up before she entered show biz. - GMANews.TV