Frank L. Fouce, an impresario of Spanish-language entertainment who turned downtown's historic Million Dollar Theater into a prestigious venue for a burgeoning Latino market and helped launch the television network that became Univision, died Sept. 22 in Los Angeles. He was 85.
The cause was lymphoma, said his daughter, Paula Fouce.
Fouce was a cofounder of Spanish International Communications Corp., which operated the first Spanish-language television stations in the United States, including KMEX-TV (Channel 34), Univision's flagship outlet and the No. 1 source for Spanish-language news and entertainment in Los Angeles.