Rick Jones was a television presenter, musician and famously known for hosting kids’ TV show ‘Fingerbobs’ has died at the age of 84 years old. The death news has confirmed the news of Author and illustrator Garry Vaux, who wrote on Friday, October 8. “I’m very sad to report that Rick Jones, aka Yoffy from Fingerbobs has passed away aged 84. I initially interviewed him for my book many years ago and we stayed in touch. He was a huge creative spirit, a talented musician, and a lover of life. I shall miss him greatly.” The cause for the death is not known. Following the news of Rick Jones’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the television presenter, with fans offering their condolences to his friends and family. One user wrote “Every person of a certain age remembers “Yoffy lifts a finger and a tortoise head peeps out”. RIP to Fingerbobs Rick Jones.” Another said “R.I.P. Rick Jones, aka Yoffy from Fingerbobs. Remembering happy watching as a child.” Another fan said, “Rick Jones/Yoffy had such a wonderful impact on both me & my kids Here’s to a life well lived x #fingerbobs #yoffy.”
What was Rick Jones Net Worth?
Rick Jones Net Worth
$1 Million USD
Rick Jones was a television presenter, musician and famously known for hosting the kids’ TV show ‘Fingerbobs’. He was born on February 7, 1937, in London, Ontario, Canada, he was 84 years old at the time of his demise. He began his television career as a co-presenter of Play School which aired daily for pre-school-age kids. In 1972, Jones started hosting ‘Fingerbobs’ creating characters from finger puppets made of paper. He also succeeded as a musician fronting the British country-rock band Meal Ticket. Songs featuring him included “Last Port of Call”, “Snow”, and “Laughing Daughter”.
The estimated Net Worth of Rick Jones is around $1 Million USD.
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