Heywood Broun’s Death – Age, Place, Cause, and More!

Heywood Broun died at age 51, not too shabby. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding journalist Heywood Broun's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

American journalist and founder of the American Newspaper Guild.

He dropped out of Harvard to start writing baseball stories in the sports section of the New York Morning Telegraph.

He was good friends with the Marx Brothers and was a part of the Algonquin Round Table — a celebrated group of New York City writers, critics, and actors who met every day for lunch from 1919 to 1929 with Harpo Marx.

How did Heywood Broun die?

Information about the death of Heywood Broun
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death51 years
BirthdayDecember 7, 1888
Death dateDecember 18, 1939
Place of deathNew York, New York, United States
Place of burialN/A


"The most casual examination will reveal the fact that all the jokes about the horrible results of masculine cooking and sewing are written by men. It is all part of a great scheme of sex propaganda."

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"The ability to make love frivolously is the chief characteristic which distinguishes human beings from beasts."

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"Even the revolutionary writer will err if he fails to grasp the enormous effectiveness of occasional understatement."

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"I do know that whenever a player hits the ball out of the park, I have a sense of elation. I feel as if I had done it."

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"The editorial strategy of the 'World' is seemingly rested upon the theory that in a desperate cause, it is well to ask a little less than you hope to get. I think you should ask more."

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