Emilio Delgado was a Mexican American television, voice artist, singer, film, and stage actor has died at the age of 81. In 2020, he was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma, a type of blood cancer. Sesame Street’s charity wing Sesame Workshop issued a statement “Sesame Workshop mourns the passing of Emilio Delgado, known the world over for his role as Luis on Sesame Street. A beloved member of the Sesame family for over 50 years, his warmth and humor invited children to share a friendship that has echoed through generations.”
Following the news of Emilio Delgado’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the actor, with fans offering condolences to friends and family. One user said, “We are heartbroken to report the passing of Emilio Delgado, best known as Luis Rodriguez on Sesame Street, who joined the series in 1971. Thank you for all of the wonderful memories.” Another user tweeted, “It is with a heavy heart that we learn about the passing of Emilio Delgado. Emilio rode on the Sesame Street float alongside fellow cast members for many years, until making his final appearance in 2013. Rest in peace.”
What was Emilio Delgado Net Worth?
Emilio Delgado Net Worth
$4 Million to $5 Million USD
Emilio Delgado was a Mexican American television, voice artist, singer, film, and stage actor. Although he was born on 8 May 1940 in Calexico, California, United States, he was 81 years old at the time of his demise. He started his journey on Sesame Street in 1971. Delgado also worked with TV shows and theater including ‘Lou Grant,’ ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,’ House of Cards, ‘Falcon Crest,’ ‘I Will Fight No More Forever, ”Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird – Luis Rodriguez,’ ‘Tyler Perry presents Peeples’, ‘Hawaii Five-O,’ ‘ABC Weekend Specials, and many more. His debut role was on the 1968 Mexican soap opera Cancion de la Raza.
The estimated Net Worth of Emilio Delgado is around $4 Million to $5 Million USD.
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