Mexican comic book for kids Chabelo passes away at age 88.

The Mexican children's comic Xavier López, also known as "Chabelo," passed away on Saturday,

According to the announcement made by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador in Mexico City. He was 88 years old.

Lopez's most well-known creation, the Sunday variety show En Familia con Chabelo, ran for an incredible 48 years, from 1967 to 2015.

José Ramón, the president of Mexico, tweeted that he "woke up early to see him (on television) more than 40 years ago."

López, who wasn't related to the president and was in his 80s, frequently performed while dressed as a child.

He helped create an adult comics subgenre that was popular on Mexican television for a long time.

His perseverance; he delivered— sparked the joking idea that he would outlive everyone else in the entertainment industry. for the duration of his career in a child's raspy squeak.

On Saturday morning, Lopez's agent, Jessica Nevilley, confirmed his passing and said details about the funeral would be released later.

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