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Chico Marx (Leonard Marx)

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Biography

New York City, New York, USA
As a kid trying to negotiate his way through various gang territories to a floating crap game or a new pool hall where he was not yet known as a hustler, Leonard (Chico) Marx learned to fake several accents. Because he later employed an Italian accent in the Marx Brothers' act, people assumed his name was pronounced "Cheeko." Instead, Leonard was dubbed "Chicko" for his other consuming passion, women (or "chicks"), at which he was more successful than gambling, but when a typesetter dropped the "k" out of his name, the brothers let it stay as Chico. Read more...

Actor

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Character: Chicolini

Duck Soup 1933

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Character: Harry Binelli

Room Service 1938

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Character: Joe Panello

Go West 1940

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Character: Corbaccio

A Night in Casablanca 1946

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Character: One of The Marx Brothers

The Big Parade of Comedy 1964

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Character: Himself

Newsfront 1978

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Character: Himself - Comedian

Texaco Star Theatre 1948

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Character: Himself - Comedian

The Colgate Comedy Hour 1950

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Character: Fiorello / Antonio

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