NEW YORK CITY (AFP):  Oscar Hijuelos, the Cuban-American author best known for his Pulitzer-prize winning novel “The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love,” died in New York age 62, his agent told AFP. Hijuelos collapsed on a tennis court in Manhattan on Saturday and never regained conciousness, his widow Lori Marie Carlson told the New York Times. Hijuelos’s literary agent Jennifer Lyons confirmed the report. Hijuelos was born in 1951 in New York of Cuban immigrant parents. He was the first Hispanic to win the Pulitzer in 1990 for the “Mambo Kings,” his second novel.