> wiki   Explore:images videos games  

Harpo Marx

KidzSearch Safe Wikipedia for Kids.
Jump to: navigation, search
Harpo Marx
Born Adolph Marx
November 23, 1888(1888-11-23)
New York, New York
Died September 28, 1964(1964-09-28) (aged 75)
Los Angeles, California
Occupation Comedian, Actor, Mime
Known for Duck Soup, A Night at the Opera
Spouse Susan Fleming
Children Bill Marx
Alex Marx
Jimmie Marx
Minnie Marx
Parents Minnie Schoenberg
Sam "Frenchie" Marx
Relatives Al Shean, Chico Marx, Groucho Marx, Gummo Marx, Zeppo Marx

Arthur Marx (previously Adolph Marx), also called Harpo Marx (November 23, 1888September 28, 1964), was one of the Marx Brothers. While acting, he did not speak, and only used horns, whistles, and other props. He taught himself to play the harp and became a good player. This is why he was nicknamed "Harpo". He played the harp in most of his movies and also wore a red wig.

He died after a heart attack.