Classic Hollywood #6 – Harpo Marx & At Home With His Children

Harpo With His Children, 1954

Harpo Marx of the Marx Brothers married the beautiful actress Susan Fleming in 1936. She promptly retired from acting and from all accounts they had a terrific marriage until Harpo’s death in 1964.

Unable to have children, Harpo and Susan adopted four children, three of whom are seen here. From left to right Alex, Jimmy & Minnie.

Upon reflection, years later in interviews, the children concurred that growing up as a Marx was incredibly fun, as Harpo considered himself a child in many ways.

Below – Harpo makes a guest TV appearance on You Bet Your Life.

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