Groucho Marx’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 2, 1890

Death Date

Aug 19, 1977

Age of Death

86 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center,   Los Angeles,  California,  United States

Place of burial

Eden Memorial Park,   Los Angeles,  California,  United States


Movie Actor

The movie actor Groucho Marx died at the age of 86. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Comic actor best known for his roles in the Marx Brothers films, which he made alongside his real-life brothers Harpo, Chico, Zeppo, and Gummo. Considered one of the most famous comedians of his era, he had a successful solo career as the host of the radio show You Bet Your Life.

He was born Julius Henry Marx. He was married to Ruth Johnson from 1920 to 1942 and Eden Hartford from 1954 to 1969. He had three children.



“A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.” (Groucho Marx)


“The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you’ve got it made.” (Groucho Marx)


“Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.” (Groucho Marx)


“I must say I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.” (Groucho Marx)


“I refuse to join any club that would have me as a member.” (Groucho Marx)