The Philippines’ King of Comedy, Dolphy also known as Rodolfo Vera Quizon Sr’, passed away last Tuesday, July 10,2012 at the age of 83.
At around 8:34 pm, The Makati Medical Center confirmed the death of the most loved comedy actor in the Philippines.
Dolphy died July 10, 2012 of multiple organ failure at the Makati Medical Center where he was being treated for pneumonia and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
His remains lie in state at the Heritage Memorial Park in Taguig City. Public viewing are allowed from 8 AM to 3 PM until Saturday, July 14.
The Philippine King of Comedy starred in more than 200 films in his 66-year sucessful career. Dolphy started in 1946 at the age of 19 with Fernando Poe Sr, “Dugo at Bayan 1 (I Remember Bataan).”
The Kapamilya network, where the Comedy King worked for the longest time, recently released tribute video to honor Dolphy.