Mary Tyler Moore Age, Death Cause, Biography, Husband, Family & More
Bio Real NameMary Tyler Moore NicknameNot Known ProfessionActress, Activist Famous for The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970-1977)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Mary Tyler Moore
Does Mary Tyler Moore smoke?: Not Known
Does Mary Tyler Moore drink alcohol?: Yes
Moore got married to Richard Carleton Meeker at the age of 18 and gave birth to her first and only child after six weeks.
Her son died at the age of 24 on October 14th, 1980 due to an accidental gunshot when he was cleaning a gun while doing his gun collecting job.
Surprisingly, the looks of Mary Tyler Moore and her son, Richie Meeker resemble each other a lot. Here is a photo comparison of both at the similar age.
She was also known for her charity work, especially for animal rights and diabetes.
She was diagnosed with type I diabetes.
She suffered from alcoholism.
In 2011, she underwent a brain surgery for the removal of a brain tumor.
She also wrote 2 memoirs; After All (1995) and Growing Up Again: Life, Loves, and Oh Yeah, Diabetes (2009).