Harpo's parents were Sam Marx (known by his nickname "Frenchie"/"Frenchy") and his wife, Minnie Schoenberg Marx, sister of comedian and Vaudeville performer Al Shean. Marx's family was Jewish. His mother was from East Frisia , Germany,  and his father, a tailor,   was from Alsace , which was part of the Second French Empire at the time the elder Marx was born and for most of his ...
Bracia Marx, bracia Marksowie (ang. Marx Brothers) – rodzeństwo aktorów teatralnych i filmowych: Leonard Joseph Marx znany jako Chico (22 marca 1887 – 11 października 1961) Adolph Arthur Marx znany jako Harpo (23 listopada 1888 – 28 września 1964) Julius Henry Marx znany jako Groucho (2 października 1890 – 19 sierpnia 1977)
He was the oldest brother in the Marx Brothers comedy troupe, alongside his familial brothers Adolph ("Harpo"), Julius ("Groucho"), Milton ("Gummo") and Herbert ("Zeppo"). His persona in the act was that of a charming, uneducated but crafty con artist, seemingly of rural Italian origin, who wore shabby clothes and sported a curly-haired wig and Tyrolean hat .
35-40 (min): Discussion of Chico as a comedian. Not an original thought probably, but I will submit that Chico is the glue. He connects with Groucho with the puns and Broken English, and he connects with Harpo on a more visceral level. Chico "gets him." ~65-70 (min): Discussion of people disliking B&W.