Harpo Marx  American Actor

Current Status

Harpo Marx passed away on 28th Sep 1964 aged 75.

Relationships

Harpo Marx was in a relationship with Irene Purcell (1932).

Harpo Marx had 4 children, Billy, Alex, Jimmy and Minnie.

About

Harpo Marx is a 75 year old American Actor. Born Adolf Marx on 23rd November, 1888 in New York City, New York, USA and educated at N/a, he is famous for Silent harp playing Marx Brother in a career that spans 1910–1962. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Harpo Marx is a member of the following lists: People from the Upper East Side, American people of Alsatian-Jewish descent and Jewish American male actors.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Harpo Marx75 SagittariusActor
American
Susan Fleming94 AquariusActress
American
Irene Purcell70 LeoActress
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Billy
Male
Alex
Male
Jimmy
Male
Minnie
Female

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington1962Harpo MarxTV Show
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959BensonTV Show
The Story of Mankind1957Sir Isaac NewtonMovie
The DuPont Show of the Month1957NarratorTV Show
Playhouse 901956TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953NickTV Show
Season's Greetings1953TV Movie
The Red Skelton Hour1951Guardian AngelTV Show
The Ezio Pinza Show1951TV Show
All Star Revue1950Guest ComedianTV Show
The Colgate Comedy Hour1950GovernorTV Show
Love Happy1949HarpoMovie
A Night in Casablanca1946RustyMovie
Stage Door Canteen1943Harpo MarxMovie
The Big Store1941WackyMovie
Go West1940'Rusty' PanelloMovie
At the Circus1939'Punchy'Movie
Room Service1938FakerMovie
A Day at the Races1937StuffyMovie
A Night at the Opera1935TomassoMovie
Duck Soup1933PinkyMovie
Horse Feathers1932PinkyMovie
Monkey Business1931HarpoMovie
Animal Crackers1930The ProfessorMovie
The Cocoanuts1929HarpoMovie
Too Many Kisses1925The Village Peter PanMovie
Humor Risk1921WatsonMovie
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Discussions

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LITTLE KOJAKAug 9, 2010

I wonder if anyone noticed it was Chico who spoke to Harpo in their movies, not Groucho.

LITTLE KOJAAug 7, 2010

Harpo was the angel of the Marx Brothers. Each time he played his harp, he was practicing for the time when he would depart this world and would play upstairs where he is now. He was special.

B_DawsonAug 31, 2008

I am 15 years old. I first fell in love with Harpo when I saw him on I Love Lucy, doing the mirror scene from Duck Soup. I`ve never seen another like him and I doubt I ever will.

whittney890Mar 31, 2008

He made you laugh and he made you cry. To think his harp playing was all self taught


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    About

    Arthur "Harpo" Marx (born Adolph Marx; November 23, 1888 – September 28, 1964) was an American comedian, film star, mime artist and musician, and the second-oldest of the Marx Brothers. In contrast to the mainly verbal comedy of his brother...

    Confirmed Relationships2
    Longest Relationship28 yrs
    Shortest Relationship28 yrs
    Average Relationship Length14 yrs
    First Name Harpo
    Last Name Marx
    Full Name at Birth Adolf Marx
    Alternative Name Arthur Marx
    Age 75 (age at death) years
    Birthday 23rd November, 1888
    Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
    Died 28th September, 1964
    Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cause of Death Post Open Heart Surgery
    Height 5' 5½" (166 cm)
    Build Average
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Grey
    Distinctive Feature Red Wig
    Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Jewish
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    High School N/a
    Occupation Text Actor
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame Silent harp playing Marx Brother
    Music Genre Comedy/Spoken
    Year(s) Active 1910–1962, 1910–1963
    Music Style Classical, Comedy, Vocal, Show Tunes, Popular Music Entry, Cast Recordings, Stage & Screen, Traditional Pop, Musical Theater
    Music Mood Elegant, Refined/Mannered, Sentimental
    Instrument Harp, Whistle (Human)
    Father Samual
    Mother Minnie
    Brother Groucho, Gummo, Chico, Zeppo, Manfred
    Friend George Burns
    Favorite Accessories Harp
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