Biography - A Short Wiki
Legendary French mime who raised pantomime to an expressive art form. He is best known for his stage persona as “Bip the Clown” and he was awarded the National Order of Merit in France in 1998.
He had two sons with his first wife and two daughters with his third wife, Anne Sicco, who he married in 1975.
How did Marcel Marceau die?
Marcel Marceau's death was caused by cardiac arrest.
|Cause of death||Cardiac Arrest|
|Age of death||84 years|
|Birthday||March 22, 1923|
|Death date||September 22, 2007|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
With time, art developed Bip, my alter ego. He was not only a lion tamer or a street musician but a soldier revealing the tragedy of ephemeral life.Marcel Marceau
I started under my master, Etienne Decroux, who taught me a new grammar for mime he called statuary mime. This grammar brings style creations. Without it, no art survives.Marcel Marceau
The great problem of humanity is life and death. Every person dreams of becoming invisible one day.Marcel Marceau
All wars are criminal.Marcel Marceau
I don’t want our youth to become anti-romantic. We have to make room for the soul.Marcel Marceau