Ramón Valdés

Mexican actor (1923–1988)

Ramón Gómez Valdés de Castillo (2 September 1923 – 9 August 1988), often credited as Ramón Valdés, was a Mexican actor. He was best known for his role of Don Ramón in the popular sitcom El Chavo del Ocho. He was born in Mexico City, Mexico.

Ramón Valdés
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Valdés, c. 1950s
Ramón Antonio Esteban Gómez de Valdés y Castillo

(1923-09-02)2 September 1923
Died9 August 1988(1988-08-09) (aged 64)
Mexico City, Mexico
Resting placeMausoleos del Ángel, Mexico City
Other names
  • Don Ramón[1]
  • Monchito[1]
  • Seu Madruga (Brazil)
  • Mr. Raymond (English dub of El Chavo Animado)
Years active1945–1988
Notable work
Don Ramón in El Chavo del Ocho
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Valdés died in Mexico City from stomach cancer, aged 64.


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Hace 29 años falleció el conocido actor mexicano Ramón Valdés". Perú.21 (in Spanish). 9 August 2017. Retrieved 12 May 2018.

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