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John Ireland

Born Jan 30, 1914

John Benjamin Ireland was a Canadian actor and film director

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1914 Birth Born on January 30, 1914.


1945 31 Years Old He made his screen debut as Private Windy, the thoughtful letter-writing GI, in the 1945 war film A Walk in the Sun. … Read More


1955 41 Years Old …  He also starred as an innocent man on the run in the 1955 original The Fast and the Furious and had a key role as the gladiator Crixus in the Stanley Kubrick 1960 spectacle Spartacus, co-starring with Kirk Douglas.
1960 46 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1960, he starred as Winch in the Rawhide episode "Incident of the Garden of Eden".


1965 51 Years Old By the mid-1960s, he was turning up as the star of B-movies such as I Saw What You Did, In 1965, he replaced Eric Fleming as the trail boss and older man character in Rawhide on American television. … Read More
1967 53 Years Old In 1967, he appeared on Bonanza with Michael Landon in the episode "Judgement at Red Creek". … Read More


1988 74 Years Old He was seen in the War of the Worlds episode "Eye for an Eye" in 1988. … Read More
1992 78 Years Old He died of leukemia in 1992, aged 78. … Read More
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