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Rudolfo Vera "Dolphy" Quizon, Sr
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1928
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Death: Jul. 10, 2012
Makati
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines

Filipino Comedian, Film and TV Actor, & Dancer. He was dubbed as the Filipino "King of Comedy" born in Tondo, Manila. As a child, he sold out watermelon and peanut seeds at movie theaters which allowed him to watch movies for free. He started his acting career when he was 19 years old age in the movie with Fernando Poe, Sr. in Dugo at Bayan (I Remember Bataan). In the late 1940s, he got in radio through Conde Ubaldo and there he met his comedy duo named "Panchito." During the early 50s, he was signed to work in Sampaguita Pictures alongside with Panchito. There the duo became famous. His sooner films included comic adaptations of "Silveria, Captain Barbell, and Facifica Falayfay." Soon in his career he began to play a parody of "James Bond - 007" as he portrayed himself as "Genghis Bond - Agent 123" in films like: "Dr. Yes, Dressed To Kill, Dolpinger, Dolpinger: Agent sa Lagim, Dolpinger Meets Pantarorong,(1965) James Batman, and Operation Butterball (1966)." He also became famous in the TV series "Buhay Artista (1964-1972)" with Panchito and "Home Along D Riles (1992)." His personal life involved personal relationship with different women notably Zsa Zsa Padilla and he has numerous children. He died on July 10, 2012 due to pulmonary disease. 
 
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 Parents:
  Melencio Espinosa Quizon (1900 - 1972)
  Salud de la Rosa Vera Quizon (1903 - 1985)
 
Burial:
Manila Memorial Park
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
 
Created by: Christian Fernandez
Record added: Jul 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94123526
Rudolfo Vera Dolphy Quizon, Sr
Added by: Christian Fernandez
 
Rudolfo Vera Dolphy Quizon, Sr
Added by: Christian Fernandez
 
Rudolfo Vera Dolphy Quizon, Sr
Added by: Christian Fernandez
 
 
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RIP King of Comedy! Miss na miss ka namin lahat! LAUGHTER IS THE BEST LEGACY!
- Christian Fernandez
 Added: Jul. 24, 2012
 
 
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