Hermione Gingold’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 9, 1897

Death Date

May 24, 1987

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

May 24, 1987


Stage Actress

The stage actress Hermione Gingold died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Stage and screen actress who is best remembered for her performances in the Broadway musicals John Murray Anderson’s Almanac and A Little Night Music. Her role in the latter production earned her a 1973 Tony nomination for Featured Actress in a Musical.

She married second husband Eric Maschwitz in 1926; the couple divorced two decades later.



“Really, sex and laughter do go very well together, and I wondered – and I still do – which is more important.” (Hermione Gingold)


“My father dealt in stocks and shares and my mother also had a lot of time on her hands.” (Hermione Gingold)


“I got all the schooling any actress needs. That is, I learned to write enough to sign contract.” (Hermione Gingold)