Emilio Delgado Dead: Luis of Sesame Street Dies – Cause of Death, Obituary

Emilio Delgadowho played? Sesame StreetLuis Rodriguez of nearly 50 years, has passed away.

Delgado’s wife told TMZ that the actor passed away Thursday, surrounded by family members, at their home in New York City. She said her husband was diagnosed with a form of blood cancer in December 2020.

Delgado will forever be remembered for his role Sesame StreetLuis Rodriguez, the most famous repairman in the block. A proficient guitar player and proud Mexican-American, Luis made his public debut in 1971, then married his wife Maria (played by Sonia Manzao) in 1988. A year later, they welcomed a daughter named Gabi.

Take a stroll along memory lane (and down Sesame Street) with Luis and Maria’s Season 19 wedding footage below:

Outside of Sesame StreetDelgado has appeared in several popular TV shows, including (original) Hawaii Five-O, Falcon Crest, Law & Order, Dealer and Law & Order: Criminal Purpose.

How will you miss Delgado? Drop a comment with your thoughts below.

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