FACTOID # 22: South Dakota has the highest employment ratio in America, but the lowest median earnings of full-time male employees.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Don DeFore

Don DeFore (August 25, 1913 - December 22, 1993) was born, according to Halliwell's Filmgoer's Companion, in 1917 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. August 25 is the 237th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (238th in leap years), with 128 days remaining. ... 1913 (MCMXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... December 22 is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... City Hall, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Cedar Rapids is a city located in Linn County, Iowa. ...


He was an American actor who played "the regular guy" and "the good, ole boy nextdoor" in many films in the 1940s and 1950s. This article or section is missing references or citation of sources. ...


DeFore's film appearances include: Thirty Seconds over Tokyo (1944), opposite Spencer Tracy and Van Johnson, The Affairs of Susan (1945), Dark City (1950), Battle Hymn (1957), and The Facts of Life (1960), opposite Bob Hope and Lucille Ball. The Ruptured Duck, which was the bomber depicted in the movie Nose-art of the Ruptured Duck Thirty Seconds over Tokyo is a 1944 film based on a 1943 book by Ted W. Lawson. ... Spencer Tracy (April 5, 1900 – June 10, 1967) was a two-time Academy Award-winning American film actor who appeared in 74 films from 1930 to 1967. ... Van Johnson Van Johnson (born Charles Van Johnson on August 25, 1916, in Newport, Rhode Island) is an American film and television actor. ... Dark City was a 1950 black-and-white film in the film noir style. ... The Facts of Life is a 1960 romantic comedy starring Bob Hope and Lucille Ball as middle-aged people who have an affair despite being married to other people. ... Bob Hope KBE, KCSG, (May 29, 1903–July 27, 2003), born Leslie Townes Hope, was a famous British-American entertainer who appeared in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio and television, in movies, and in performing tours for U.S. Army personnel. ... Lucille Désirée Ball (August 6, 1911–April 26, 1989) was an iconic American actress, comedian and star of I Love Lucy. ...


DeFore is best known for his television work. First in the 50s, DeFore made regular appearances as recurring character "Thorny Thornberry" on The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet. Then in the 1960s DeFore appeared on Hazel, as "Mr. B," co-starring with Shirley Booth, who played the title role. The series ran on primetime from 1961 until 1966. The Nelson family The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, an American radio and television series, was once the longest-running, live-action situation comedy on American television, having aired on ABC from 1952 to 1966 after a ten-year run on radio. ... Hazel was television series starring Shirley Booth in the title role from 1961–1966. ... Shirley Booth (August 30, 1898 – October 16, 1992) was an acclaimed American actress. ... PrimeTime is a television newsmagazine from ABC News. ...


DeFore and his wife and many children were longtime residents of the Mandeville Canyon section of Brentwood. Brentwood is a district in the West Los Angeles region of Los Angeles, California, United States. ...


Don DeFore died in 1993, aged 80, and was interred in the Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles. Cemetery view looking South-East. ...


Don DeFore Fan Club: www.defore.net


External links


  Results from FactBites:
 
Don DeFore - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (214 words)
Don DeFore (August 25, 1913 - December 22, 1993) was born, according to Halliwell's Filmgoer's Companion, in 1917 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
DeFore and his wife and many children were longtime residents of the Mandeville Canyon section of Brentwood.
Don DeFore died in 1993, aged 80, and was interred in the Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles.
Councilman has message for robbers (You may be shot) [Free Republic] (1305 words)
Macon City Councilman Ed DeFore hopes to quell the recent rash of armed robberies by again using billboards to warn robbers they'll be shot if they attempt to ply their trade here.
DeFore's new billboard would be identical to ones he put up in 1981 after a convenience store clerk was killed and a customer was seriously wounded during an armed robbery.
DeFore also said it would help if restaurant owners installed see-through glass booths near their cash registers and hired off-duty police officers to sit in the booths.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m