Zeppo Marx

Mother Goose Goes Hollywood 1938
1901 - 1979

Zeppo Marx  American Actor

Zeppo Marx passed away on 30th Nov 1979 aged 78. His last relationship was when Zeppo Marx and Barbara Marx were divorced in 1972 after being married for 13 years.


Zeppo Marx was previously married to Barbara Marx (1959 - 1972) and Marion Benda (1925 - 1954).

Zeppo Marx had 2 children, Timothy and Thomas.


Zeppo Marx is a 78 year old American Actor. Born Herbert Marx on 25th February, 1901 in New York, New York, he is famous for The Marx Brothers. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Zeppo Marx is a member of the following lists: American people of Alsatian-Jewish descent, Male actors from Palm Springs, California and Male actors from New York City.


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Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship29 yrs, 4 mths
Shortest Relationship13 yrs
Average Relationship Length21 yrs, 2 mths
First Name Zeppo
Last Name Marx
Full Name at Birth Herbert Marx
Age 78 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th February, 1901
Birthplace New York, New York
Died 30th November, 1979
Place of Death Palm Springs, California, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Athletic
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, comedian, inventor, theatrical agent
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Marx Brothers
Father Simon Marrix (Later changed his name to "Sam Marx" and his nickname was "Frenchy")
Mother Minnie Shonberg
Brother Chico - - Real name "Leonard", Harpo - - Real name "Adolf", Groucho - - Real name, Milton "Gummo" Marx
Friend Jack Benny, Mary Livingston

Herbert Manfred "Zeppo" Marx (February 25, 1901 – November 30, 1979) was an American actor, theatrical agent, and engineer. He was the youngest of the five Marx Brothers. He appeared in the first five Marx Brothers feature films, from 1929 to 1933, but then left the act to start his second career as an engineer and theatrical agent. Zeppo Marx was a multi-millionaire due to his engineering efforts.

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Zeppo Marx78 PiscesActor
Barbara Marx89 PiscesPersonality
Marion Benda-Actress




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Monkey Business1931ZeppoMovie
Animal Crackers1930Horatio JamisonMovie
The Cocoanuts1929JamisonMovie
A Kiss in the Dark1925Movie
Humor Risk1921PlayboyMovie


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Jennwood28Jan 10, 2009

I have to say Zeppo Marx was really hot, too bad he died without a wife and before I was born!!

whittney890Mar 29, 2008

All better now

whittney890Mar 29, 2008

I posted pictures of Marion Benda, Zeppos first wife. Its NOT the man thats currently on his page. Un fortunately I cant remove it.

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