Joseph O'Conor Biography (1916-)

Born February 14, 1916, in Dublin, Ireland; son of Daniel and Frances (maidenname, Call) O'Conor; married Naita Moore. Education: Studied forthe stage at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art; studied at Cardinal Vaughan and London University. Avocational interests: Judo, cricket, and guitarplaying. Career: Actor, playwright, director, and composer. Theatre Royal, Windsor, member of repertory company, 1950-51; Bristol Old Vic Company,member, 1956-58; North-East Theatre Festival, director, 1964-65. Awards,Honors: Foyle Award for New Plays, 1956, for The Iron Harp..

Favorite roles: Lear and Falstaff.

Actor, playwright, director, composer
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February 14, 1916
Dublin, Ireland

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