John Ireland, 78, Longtime Actor With Role in 'All the King's Men'
NYTimes - almost 25 years
John Ireland, a stage, film and television actor nominated for an Oscar for his role as the reporter in "All the King's Men" in 1949, died on Saturday at Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, Calif. He was 78 years old and lived in Santa Barbara. He died of leukemia, his family said. Among the better known of his 200 movies were "Spartacus," "Gunfight