Penny Marshall’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

December 17, 2018

Age of Death

75 years

Cause of Death




The director Penny Marshall died at the age of 75 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Starred as Laverne DeFazio in the sitcom Laverne & Shirley, then went on to become a director sf such films as Awakenings, A League of Their Own and Big, starring Tom Hanks. With Big, she became the first female director to have a film gross over $100 million.

She met Michael Henry in college and they were married in 1961. She later married Rob Reiner on April 10, 1971. They divorced in 1981. She and Rob had a daughter named Tracy Reiner who became an actress.



“I have a good support system of friends and family.” (Penny Marshall)


“I have a strange combination of fearlessness and massive insecurity.” (Penny Marshall)


“I have season tickets to the Lakers and the Clippers.” (Penny Marshall)


“Look at YouTube, how many talented people there are. It’s a whole new world of how to express yourself. I don’t know how to work that world, but take advantage of it.” (Penny Marshall)


“I do feel it’s important to entertain people. I try to.” (Penny Marshall)