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Bill Melendez (José Cuauhtémoc Meléndez) was born on 15 November, 1916 in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, is an Animation Department, Producer, Actor. Discover Bill Melendez's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Bill Melendez networth?

Popular As José Cuauhtémoc Meléndez
Occupation animation_department,producer,actor
Age 92 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born 15 November 1916
Birthday 15 November
Birthplace Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
Date of death 2 September, 2008
Died Place Santa Monica, California, USA
Nationality Mexico

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Bill Melendez Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Bill Melendez's Wife?

His wife is Helen Antionette Huhn (1 September 1940 - 2 September 2008) ( his death) ( 2 children)

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Wife Helen Antionette Huhn (1 September 1940 - 2 September 2008) ( his death) ( 2 children)
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Bill Melendez Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Bill Melendez worth at the age of 92 years old? Bill Melendez’s income source is mostly from being a successful Animation Department. He is from Mexico. We have estimated Bill Melendez's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Source of Income Animation Department

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He was posthumously awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7201 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on November 2, 2015.


He is known for his work on A Boy Named Charlie Brown (1969), A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965) and He's Your Dog, Charlie Brown (1968). He was married to Helen Antionette Huhn.


He met Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz in 1959 when he was making Ford Motor television commercials featuring the Peanuts characters. Melendez became the only artist Schulz authorized to animate the characters.


Had two sons with his wife Helen Huhn: Steven Cuitlahuac Melendez and Rodrigo Cuauhtémoc Melendez (DOB: October 23, 1943), a retired Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy Dental Corps.


After working at Walt Disney Studios, he joined Warner Brothers in the 1940s, where he worked on Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and Porky Pig cartoons.


A professional animator for almost seven decades, his career began in 1938 when he was hired by Walt Disney Studios. He worked on classic feature films such as Fantasia (1940) and Pinocchio (1940), as well as Mickey Mouse cartoons.


His family moved from Mexico to Arizona in 1928, and then to Los Angeles, where Melendez attended the Chouinard Art Institute.


Bill Melendez was born on November 15, 1916 in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico as José Cuauhtémoc Meléndez.