Dick Martin’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 30, 1922

Death Date

May 24, 2008

Age of Death

86 years

Cause of Death

Respiratory Insufficiency



The comedian Dick Martin died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Comedian and director who co-hosted Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In comedy program from 1968 to 1973. The show was memorable for its satire, gags, and catchphrases.

He married Peggy Connelly on November 13, 1957. The couple later divorced. He was married to Dolly Read until his death in 2008. He had two sons, Richard and Cary.



“Dick Martin, if you put a gun to his forehead, he couldn’t tell you a joke.” (Bob Newhart)