As the youngest person in the Marx brothers, he appeared in five Marx Brothers feature motion pictures between 1929 and 1933. He also performed Ruth Hall’s like desire for the 1931 film Monkey Business. His brothers in the beginning believed he was as well young to execute using the Marx Brothers, but after Gummo became a member of the military, he received his chance with the humor group. It really is thought that his name was the consequence of the 1893 invention from the Zeppelin airship. He used two kids, Timothy and Thomas, along with his 1st wife Marion Benda, whom he was wedded to from 1927 to 1954. He was wedded to his second wife, Barbara Blakeley, from 1959 to 1973. He was became a member of in the Marx Brothers by his brothers Groucho, Harpo and Chico Marx.