Death of Bernie Mac: Age, Cause of Death, Date of Death, What Really Happened!

Death of Bernie Mac

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Biography - A Short Wiki

He gained popularity as a comedian and won the 2002 Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy for The Bernie Mac Show. 

He was raised by a single mother, Mary, who died of cancer when he was 16 years old. He married Rhonda McCullough in 1977 and they had a child named Je’neice McCullough together. 

How did Bernie Mac die?

Tv Actor Bernie Mac died in 2008, 50 years old. The cause of death was Sarcoidosis.

Information about the death of Bernie Mac
Cause of deathSarcoidosis
Age of death50 years
ProfessionTv Actor
BirthdayOctober 5, 1957
Death dateAugust 9, 2008
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


My comedy comes from pain. I can’t stand to see someone hurting.

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I became the storyteller of South Side Chicago. I used an old Kiwi liquid shoe polish as a microphone. I’d go around the house interviewing everybody, telling stupid jokes, doing voices. I mimicked Sidney Poitier, Sammy Davis Jr., people on ‘Laugh-In,’ Flip Wilson.

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I learned hard lessons in life; I had to because I had so much happen: My mother died my sophomore year in high school. The next year, same day, my brother dropped dead. Two years after that, I got married because my girlfriend got pregnant. The year after my wedding, my father – who I had only recently met – died.

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I always wanted to scuba dive. I used to scuba dive undercover like black Aquaman.

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The one thing about comedy, making it become a part of you, the audience loves it, because you become part of them.

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