Where Was Marcel Marceau Born and Raised?

Marcel Marceau (22 March 1923 – 22 September 2007) was a French actor and mime most famous for his stage persona as "Bip the Clown." He referred to mime as the "art of silence," and he performed professionally worldwide for over 60 years. As a youth, he lived in hiding and worked with the French Resistance during most of World War II, giving his first major performance to 3000 troops after the liberation of Paris in August 1944. Following the war, he studied dramatic art and mime in Paris.

Marcel Marceau Birthplace

Birth Country:

Marcel is originally from France.


Strasbourg, France.

Marcel Marceau Education

Where did Marcel go to university?

Charles Dullin's School of Dramatic Art.

Where did Marcel Marceau die?

Cahors, France.

Marcel Marceau died on September 22, 2007 in Cahors, France.

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