Legendary Hollywood actor Mickey Rooney has passed away at the age of 93-years-old. Born Joseph Yule, Jr., Rooney was a star from the age of one-year-old, starring in Vaudeville acts with his parents. His career spanned 92 years and begun in the 1920’s.
During his life, Rooney was married a total of eight times. It was such the talk of the town that comedians often made him the butt of their jokes for not being able to stay married. Upon his death, Rooney was still married to his wife Jan, even though they were separated. The legendary actor had a total of nine children, 19 great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren.
Rooney passed away on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at his North Hollywood, California home surrounded by family. He was 93-years-old.
May he rest in peace.