Robert Merrill’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 4, 1917

Death Date

Oct 23, 2004

Age of Death

87 years


Opera Singer

The opera singer Robert Merrill died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Operatic baritone who won critical and popular acclaim, including the National Medal of Arts in 1993. He appeared in movies like Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick.

He married Roberta Peters in 1952 and, after their divorce in 1952, he married Marion Machno in 1954.

He was 87. He died, apparently of natural causes, while watching the first game of the World Series on television, said his wife, Marion. During his tenure with the Met, Mr.



If you think you’ve hit a false note, sing loud. When in doubt, sing loud.


I felt I was painting with a Popsicle.


When in doubt, sing loud.