Scott “John Robert Scott” O'Hara

Scott “John Robert Scott” O'Hara

Birth
Grants Pass, Josephine County, Oregon, USA
Death
18 Feb 1998 (aged 36)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Memorial ID
8826354 View Source

Adult-film actor. Died as the result of complications from AIDS.Adult Film Actor. He rose to prominence during the mid-1980s for his work in such gay adult films as Winner Takes All, Below The Belt and In Your Wildest Dreams. O'Hara wrote four books: SeXplorers: The Guide to Doing It on the Road, Do It Yourself Piston Polishing (for Non-Mechanics), Autopornography: A Memoir of Life in the Lust Lane, and Rarely Pure and Never Simple: Selected Essays of Scott O'Hara, and edited and published the quarterly men's sex journal Steam and the cultural magazine Wilde.
Scott was known professionally as "Scott O'Hara" or "Spunk". He died at home in San Francisco. Scott had lived with HIV for more than 10 years and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma for almost five. Scott's body was cremated, and his ashes distributed among all who wanted any. In his self-written obituary, he announced that he had "croaked" and asked that people make a donation to "their local sperm bank in lieu of charity."

Adult-film actor. Died as the result of complications from AIDS.Adult Film Actor. He rose to prominence during the mid-1980s for his work in such gay adult films as Winner Takes All, Below The Belt and In Your Wildest Dreams. O'Hara wrote four books: SeXplorers: The Guide to Doing It on the Road, Do It Yourself Piston Polishing (for Non-Mechanics), Autopornography: A Memoir of Life in the Lust Lane, and Rarely Pure and Never Simple: Selected Essays of Scott O'Hara, and edited and published the quarterly men's sex journal Steam and the cultural magazine Wilde.
Scott was known professionally as "Scott O'Hara" or "Spunk". He died at home in San Francisco. Scott had lived with HIV for more than 10 years and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma for almost five. Scott's body was cremated, and his ashes distributed among all who wanted any. In his self-written obituary, he announced that he had "croaked" and asked that people make a donation to "their local sperm bank in lieu of charity."



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