Groucho Marx Biography (1890-1977)

Original name, Julius Henry Marx; born October 2, 1890 (some sources say 1895), in New York, NY; died of pneumonia, August 19, 1977, in Los Angeles, CA; son of Simon (an actor, tailor, and cook; also known as Sam and Frenchie) andMiene (a manager and director; maiden name, Schoenberg; also known as MinniePalmer) Marx; brother of Chico, Harpo, Gummo, and Zeppo Marx (all actors andcomedians); married Ruth Johnson, 1920 (divorced, 1942); married Kay Marvis Gorcy, 1945 (divorced, 1951); married Eden Hartford, July 17, 1954 (divorced,December, 1969); children: (first marriage) Arthur, Melinda; (second marriage) Miriam.

Birth Details
October 2, 1890
New York City, New York, United States
Death Details
August 19, 1977
Los Angeles, California, United States

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