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Marion Elizabeth Marx (Benda)

Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Death: Died in Hollywood, CA, USA
Cause of death: overdose of barbituates
Immediate Family:

Ex-wife of Herbert "Zeppo" Marx
Mother of <private> Marx and <private> Marx

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About Marion Elizabeth Marx

Marion Benda was a dancer. She appeared in several Ziegfeld productions during the 1920's including the Ziegfeld Revue No Foolin' (1926), Rio Rita (1927), and Rosalie (1928). She was the last paramour of the silent film actor, Rudolph Valentino, and was in his company at a party given by Barclay Warburon, Jr. when the actor became ill on August 14, 1926.

Benda was married to Zeppo Marx of the Marx Brothers from 1927 to 1954.

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Marion Elizabeth Marx's Timeline

October 14, 1904
New York, NY, USA
April 12, 1927
Age 22
Age 40
November 30, 1951
Age 47
Hollywood, CA, USA