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Mickey Rooney Dead - Legendary Actor Dies at 93

Mickey Rooney Dead - Legendary Actor Dies at 93

Legendary actor Mickey Rooney has passed away today (April 6) at the age of 93, TMZ reports.

The publication says that Mickey had been ill for quite some time, and died of natural causes.

Since beginning his acting career as a child, Mickey won an Honorary Academy Award, two Golden Globes and an Emmy Award. His career spanned almost as long as he was alive, from the 1920s to the 2010s.

Mickey was very well known for having a regular on screen counterpart in Judy Garland.

Mickey had been married to his wife Jan since 1978.

Our thoughts are with Mickey‘s friends and family during this difficult time.

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19 Responses to “Mickey Rooney Dead - Legendary Actor Dies at 93”

  1. 1
    Lalalinda Says:

    How sad. RIP Mickey.

  2. 2
    Effy Says:

    Sad to hear! Thoughts and prayers to his family. He was a great actor.

  3. 3
    melissa Says:

    so sad may he rest in peace a true legend

  4. 4
    DAN in ANNAPOLIS Says:


    You are the last of the old-time Hollywood Stars and one of the best. We’ll NEVER forget YOU. Rest In Peace way up HIGH.

  5. 5
    Susan Says:

    Farewell Mr. Rooney. My condolences to his family. RIP

  6. 6
    Darlene Mcneal Says:

    My Prayers to all of his Family and Friends, MayYou Rest In Peace Mr.Rooney.You will surely be missed. To the Family I wanted you to know that Mr Rooney gave me many years of laughter, happiness and Memories

  7. 7
    Dahlia1947 Says:

    Oh Mickey! May you rest in peace! I am such a fan of his! I’ve watched silent movies of him when he was about 4 yrs. Old and also his Andy Hardy movies! :) He definitely was a Huge part of The golden age of Hollywood! :)

  8. 8
    tim Says:

    thank you for all the joy you brought us all RIP

  9. 9
    Jo Says:

    I met him at the office I was working as the front desk receptionist in Newport Beach, CA back in the 1970′s. He came in wearing a jogging outfit. I will never forget that! RIP Mr. Rooney.

  10. 10
    sarah Says:

    True definition of a MOVIE STAR! We lost another great one. So sad. Hearts and prayers are with Mickey, his family, fans and friends.

  11. 11
    barron797 Says:

    He certainly had a good run! Good for him to making it to 93. RIP Mickey!

  12. 12
    Rose from Temecula Says:

    Condolence to the family. May you rest in peace Mr. Rooney.

  13. 13
    Mayra Says:

    I was just watching ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ last night… Forever a legend, rest in peace.

  14. 14
    Yaeger Says:

    As a young child growing up in the 70′s I was in love with old movies, so I watched a lot of Mickey Rooney, because I thought he was very good., along with so many others. However, I don’t feel he was given the respect by TCM and or his current family, with all he was treated as in lasted until this age. Just when your supposed to be enjoying your life, there are problems that he should have never had gone through, but he is in peace, and his movies will be his legacy, which will last for long time.

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    lol Says:

    Say hi to Judy up there Mickey

  16. 16
    Rocky Says:

    LOVED THIS MAN! He was ‘old’ Hollywood at its best. Will remember him and Judy tapping away in some of the best musicals ever for that time. Go find Judy Mickey and sing and dance and forget about this mortal world that doesn’t know a stitch of what talent is. When people bring up JLo and other celebrities as ‘triple threat’ I want to throw up!! Mickey was a “TRIPLE THREAT”! He could act, sing, dance — I feel like we’re being left with garbage in Hollywood. Rest in Andy Hardy.

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    sarah Says:


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    victim Says:

    93? He really should have died before

  19. 19
    A Says:

    ohh. :’( long live mr. yunioshi… </3

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