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Donald O'Connor

Dancer + Singer + Actor
Born Aug 28, 1925

Donald David Dixon Ronald O’Connor was an American dancer, singer, and actor who came to fame in a series of movies in which he co-starred alternately with Gloria Jean, Peggy Ryan, and Francis the Talking Mule. He is best known today for his role as Gene Kelly's friend and colleague in Singin' in the Rain (1952).… Read More

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1925 Birth Born on August 28, 1925.


2003 78 Years Old O'Connor and Noble remained married until his death in 2003.
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