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us: O'Connor, Carroll

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • John Carroll
  • Variants

    • us: Harris, Matt, 1924-2001
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1924-08-02
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2001-06-21
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Culver City (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Elmhurst (New York, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Forest Hills (New York, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ireland
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Malibu (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Wake Forest (N.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Missoula (Mont.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Dublin (Ireland)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Europe
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University College, Dublin
        • Affiliation Start: 1950
        • Affiliation End: 1952
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Wake Forest College
        • Affiliation Start: 1948
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Montana State University (Missoula, Mont.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1956
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Dublin Gate Theatre
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Motion pictures
          (lcsh) Motion picture industry
            (lcsh) Television
              (lcsh) Theater
                (lcsh) Acting
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) Actors
                    (lcsh) Character actors and actresses
                • Sources

                  • found: Hallmark hall of fame. The Last hurrah [MP] 1977: credits (teleplay by Carroll O'Connor; starring Carroll O'Connor)
                  • found: Kelly's heroes, ©2010: opening credits (Carroll O'Connor)
                  • found: Performing arts biog. master index, 1981 (Carroll O'Connor; b. 1922 b. 1923 b. 1924 b. 1925)
                  • found: New York times, via WWW, January 29, 2016: Carroll O'Connor, actor who played Archie Bunker, dies at 76, published June 22, 2001 (Carroll O'Connor; actor; died in Culver City, California; lived in Malibu, California; career spanned five decades; born August 2, 1924 in New York; lived in the Bronx, Elmhurst, Queens, and Forest Hills, Queens; began college in 1941 at Wake Forest; left after the war began; entered the United States Merchant Marine and became a midshipman; dropped out and joined the National Maritime Union; returned to Wake Forest in 1948; took courses at Montana State University; went to Dublin in 1950 and enrolled in University College, Dublin; appeared in productions at Dublin's Gate Theater; earned his bachelor's degree in 1952; reliable character actor in TV and movies, and on stage)
                  • found: Katz, E. The film encyclopedia, ©2008: page 1074 (Carroll O'Connor; actor; born August 2, 1924, Bronx, New York; died June 21, 2001; education: University College, Dublin, University of Montana; during the 60s he played supporting roles in films and TV productions)
                  • found: IMDb, January 29, 2016 (Carroll O'Connor; born in Manhattan on August 2, 1924 and raised in Forest Hills; birth name: John Carroll O'Connor; alternate name: Matt Harris; in 1946, he enrolled at the University of Montana; moved to Ireland where he continued his theatrical studies at the National University of Ireland; discovered during one of his college productions and was signed to appear at the Dublin Gate Theater; worked in theater in Europe until 1954 when he returned to New York; in 1958, he landed an off-Broadway production; followed that with a Broadway production directed by Burgess Meredith; worked many characters roles on TV in the 1960s; died, June 21, 2001 in Culver City, California)
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                  • 2016-03-05: revised
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