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Donald O'Connor
Birth: Aug. 28, 1925
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 2003
Calabasas
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor, Entertainer. Fondly remembered for his role in the 1952 classic musical "Singin' in the Rain," in which he sang and danced alongside the legendary Gene Kelly. His films were varied, among them the whimsical 'Francis the Talking Mule' movies. He starred in his own television series, "The Donald O'Connor Show," in the late 1960s. Other films include "There's No Business Like Show Business" (1954), "The Buster Keaton Story" (1957), and "That Funny Feeling" (1965), to name but a few. He was a true American entertainment icon. (bio by: A.J. Marik) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Gloria Violet Noble O'Connor (1929 - 2013)*
 
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Cause of death: Heart failure
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: A.J. Marik
Record added: Sep 27, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7914786
Donald O'Connor
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just saw you as 'Melvin Hoover' in "I Love Melvin"(1953) with Debbie Reynolds, Una Merkel, Richard Anderson, Allyn Joslyn, Les Tremayne, Noreen Corcoran, Jim Backus, Barbara Ruick and Robert Taylor
- RCS
 Added: Jan. 20, 2017
Amazingly talented and so under rated. Love your movies. You were one of the very best!
- Flower Girl
 Added: Jan. 7, 2017
YOU were the BEST. Simply the BEST.
- goldengirl
 Added: Jan. 2, 2017
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