Gracie Allen’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 26, 1902

Death Date

Aug 27, 1964

Age of Death

62 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack

Place of Death

Aug 27, 1964


Movie Actress

The movie actress Gracie Allen died at the age of 62. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Scatterbrained comedienne and partner of George Burns who starred in A Damsel in Distress in 1937. She became famous for the phrase, “Goodnight, Gracie.”

She married actor George Burns, and the couple adopted two children in the 1930s.



“This used to be a government of checks and balances. Now it’s all checks and no balances.” (Gracie Allen)


“I really don’t act. I just live what George and I are doing. It has to make some sort of sense to me, or it won’t ring true. No matter what the script says, there’s no audience and no footlights and no camera for me. There’s no make-believe. It’s for real.” (Gracie Allen)


“When I was born I was so surprised I didn’t talk for a year and a half.” (Gracie Allen)


“Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.” (Gracie Allen)


“The President of today is just the postage stamp of tomorrow.” (Gracie Allen)