Things to Know
- Debuted in 1953
- 37 cartoons made in the 1960s
- Fastest mouse in all Mexico
- Warner Brothers, Looney Tunes, and Merrie Melodies family of characters
- Usually wore white shirt and pants, yellow sombrero, and a red kerchief around his neck.
- The original voice by Mel Blanc
- Mel Blanc had a part in the Speedy Gonzalez hit song by Pat Boone
- Cousin of Slowpoke Rodriguez, the Slowest Mouse in all Mexico
- Daffy Duck and Sylvester the Cat (Greengo Pussygato) were his main combatants
- Arriba! Arriba! Andale! Andale! Yeehah!
- Academy Award winner (1955) and nominated in 1957, 1959, and 1961