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Manuel Valdes

Manuel “El Loco” Valdes (1931–2020), Mexican comedy legend

by Kirk Fox

Manuel “El Loco” Valdes was an actor and comedian who was a Mexican pop culture legend.  

  • Died: Friday, August 28, 2020 (Who else died on August 28?) 
  • Details of Death: Died at the age of 89 from cancer.  
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Mexican Comedy Legend  

Manuel Valdes was the youngest of the three Valdes brothers who became well-known actors and comedians in Mexico. Valdes appeared in many Mexican movies and television shows, from his first role in 1949 to as recently as 2015. His older brother German starred in many movies and his other brother Ramon starred on the TV series “El Chavo del Ocho.” Valdes was known as a big fan of the soccer team Club America.

What they said about him

Full Obituary: El Paso Times


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