- Was fond of acrobatics in childhood and wanted to become a trapeze artist.
- Got his first break when famous producer and comedian Dolphy gave him a chance to work in Pepe en Pilar (1966).
- Was given the stage name Ronaldo Valdez by Dolphy.
- In 1997, won the Best Supporting Actor award at Metro Manila Film Festival for Nasaan ang Puso.
- Melissa Gibbs — Daughter
- Janno Gibbs — Son
- Marife — Wife