Google pays tribute to the Philippines’ King of Comedy Rodolfo ‘Dolphy’ Quizon with a doodle.
This year, Google Philippines celebrates the 92nd birthday of the Philippines’ King of Comedy Rodolfo “Dolphy” Quizon with an illustration.
The doodle shows the comedy king’s charm and humor warmed hearts that made him a household name among millions of Filipinos.
It was on July 25, 1928, in Manila when Dolphy was born. The comedy king sold peanuts and watermelon seeds in theaters in his childhood. He was able to watch movies for free that inspired him to become an actor.
Dolphy was was 83 years old when he died on July 10, 2012.
“Google Philippines is proud to showcase one of our country’s iconic entertainment personalities to the world.” said Mervin Wenke, Head of Communications and Public Affairs for Google Philippines
“Through this Google Doodle, we recognize and pay tribute to Dolphy’s remarkable talent and passion which have made a significant impact in the local entertainment industry, bringing laughter to generations of Filipinos. We hope that today, everyone is reminded of Dolphy’s legacy and how he taught everyone to find joy in everyday life.”
Photo Courtesy: Google Philippines