Harpo Marx (1888–1964)

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack

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Photos

  • Groucho Marx and Harpo Marx in Horse Feathers (1932)
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, and Harpo Marx in A Night at the Opera (1935)
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx, and The Marx Brothers in The Cocoanuts (1929)
  • Louis Armstrong and Harpo Marx
  • Louis Armstrong and Harpo Marx
  • Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx, and The Marx Brothers in Horse Feathers (1932)

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Filmography


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Videos

Awards

1 win.

Did You Know

Trivia

Re-created the mirror scene from Duck Soup (1933) in I Love Lucy: Harpo Marx (1955).


Quotes

[on performing in vaudeville] If an audience didn't like us we had no trouble finding it out. We were pelted with sticks, bricks, spitballs, cigar butts, peach pits and chewed-out stalks of sugar cane. We took all this without flinching - until ...


Trademark

In the Paramount films, his coat carried an infinite variety of items for whatever need whether it was a blowtorch for lighting cigarettes, a sword and fish for a speak-easy password, a candle burning at both ends, etc.

Personal Details

Born

Adolph Marx

New York City, New York, USA

Died

(age 75)
Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 5½" (1.66 m)

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