Is Garry Marshall Living or Dead?

Has American director, producer, writer, and actor Garry Marshall died? Or is he still alive?

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American director, producer, writer, and actor

Garry Marshall is ...

Born 13 Nov 1934 in The Bronx
Died 19 Jul 2016 in Burbank
Age81 years, 8 months
Garry Marshall
Garry Marshall
Marshall at Vicki Abelson's "Women Who Write" event, January 2013

About Garry Marshall

Garry Kent Marshall (November 13, 1934 – July 19, 2016) was an American film director, film producer, screenwriter and actor, best known for creating Happy Days and its various spin-offs, developing Neil Simon's 1965 play The Odd Couple for television, and directing Pretty Woman, Runaway Bride, Valentine's Day, New Year's Eve, Mother's Day, The Princess Diaries, and The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement. He provided the voice of Buck Cluck in Chicken Little.


On the morning of July 19, 2016, Marshall died at a hospital in Burbank, California at the age of 81 due to complications of pneumonia after suffering a stroke.

News of his death spread worldwide and many celebrities paid tributes to Marshall.