Frank Fontaine’s Death – Cause and Date

Frank Fontaine

Born (Birthday) April 19, 1920

Death Date August 4, 1978

Age of Death 58 years

Cause of Death Heart Attack

Place of Death Spokane, Washington, United States

Profession Comedian

The comedian Frank Fontaine died at the age of 58. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

1950s comedian and singer who was a regular on The Jackie Gleason Show and The Jack Benny Show.

He made his entertainment debut on The Jack Benny Radio Program in April 1950.

He scored a Billboard-topping LP in 1963 with the record Songs I Sing on the Jackie Gleason Show.

How did Frank Fontaine die?

(UPI)‐Frank Fontaine, a veteran vaudevillian who won national fame as television’s cheerful. drunk “Crazy Guggenheim,” died of an apparent heart attack Friday night at the age of 58. Mr. Fontaine died while attending the National Order of Eagles convention at Spokane.