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Encyclopedia > Edmond O'Brien
Edmond O'Brien
O'Brien in D.O.A.
Born 10 September 1915
New York, New York, USA
Died 9 May 1985
Inglewood, California, USA

Edmond O'Brien (September 10, 1915May 9, 1985) was an American film actor who is perhaps best remembered for his role in D.O.A.. Image File history File links Edmond OBrien from D.O.A. (1950 movie) from DVD File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... D.O.A. is a 1950 movie that helped define the film noir genre. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the year (254th in leap years). ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Official language(s) English de facto Capital Albany Largest city New York City Area  Ranked 27th  - Total 54,520 sq mi (141,205 km²)  - Width 285 miles (455 km)  - Length 330 miles (530 km)  - % water 13. ... Official language(s) English de facto Capital Albany Largest city New York City Area  Ranked 27th  - Total 54,520 sq mi (141,205 km²)  - Width 285 miles (455 km)  - Length 330 miles (530 km)  - % water 13. ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (130th in leap years). ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Inglewood means Wood in the Corner. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the year (254th in leap years). ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (130th in leap years). ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Film is a term that encompasses motion pictures as individual projects, as well as the field in general. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... D.O.A. is a 1950 movie that helped define the film noir genre. ...


Born in New York, New York, O'Brien made his film debut in 1938, and gradually built a career as a highly regarded supporting actor. Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the state of New York and the entire United States. ... See also: 1937 in film 1937 1939 in film 1930s in film years in film film // Events January — MGM announces that Judy Garland would be cast in the role of Dorothy in the upcoming Wizard of Oz motion picture. ...


He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Barefoot Contessa (1954), and was also nominated for his role in Seven Days in May (1964). The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... The Barefoot Contessa is a 1954 film directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starring Edmond OBrien. ... See also: 1953 in film 1954 1955 in film 1950s in film years in film film Events May 12 - The Marx Brothers Zeppo Marx divorces wife Marion Benda. ... Seven Days in May is a political thriller novel (current hardcover edition: ISBN 0060124369) written by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey. ... // Events January 29 - The film Dr. Strangelove is released. ...


His other notable films include White Heat (1949), The Girl Can't Help It (1956), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), The Birdman of Alcatraz (1962), The Longest Day (1962), Fantastic Voyage (1966), and The Wild Bunch (1969). He also appeared extensively in television. White Heat is a 1949 crime film starring James Cagney, Edmond OBrien and Virginia Mayo. ... See also: 1948 in film 1949 1950 in film 1940s in film 1950s in film years in film film Events Top grossing films North America Adams Rib Jolson Sings Again Pinky I Was a Male War Bride, The Snake Pit, Joan of Arc Academy Awards Best Picture: All the... The Girl Cant Help It is a 1956 comedy, musical film, starring Tom Ewell, Edmund OBrien and Jayne Mansfield. ... See also: 1955 in film 1956 1957 in film 1950s in film years in film film // Events November 15 - The film Love Me Tender starring Elvis Presley (his first film) opens. ... The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance is a classic Western movie made in 1962, starring James Stewart, John Wayne and Lee Marvin, and directed by John Ford. ... // Events Dr. No launches the James Bond film series, the longest-running motion picture franchise of all time, running more than 40 years. ... Categories: Movie stubs | 1890 births | 1963 deaths | Seattleites | 1962 films | Best Actor Oscar Nominee (film) | Best Supporting Actor Oscar Nominee (film) ... The Longest Day is a 3-hour-long 1962 war film with a very large cast, based on the 1959 book The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, about D-Day, the invasion of Normandy on 6 June 1944, during World War II. // Background The movie was adapted by Romain Gary... Fantastic Voyage is a 1966 science fiction film written by Harry Kleiner. ... The Wild Bunch is a 1969 western film in which an aging group of outlaws hope to have one more score while the West is turning into a modern society. ... // Events Cannes Film Festival opens, but closes in support of a French general strike without awarding any prizes. ...


He was married and divorced from actresses Nancy Kelly and Olga San Juan. San Juan was the mother of his three children, including actors Maria O'Brien and Brendan O'Brien. Nancy Kelly (March 25, 1921 – January 2, 1995) was an American actress, born in Lowell, Massachusetts. ... Olga San Juan (born March 16, 1927) is a Brooklyn-born dancer and comedienne of Puerto Rican extraction who was active in films primarily in the 1940s. ...


He died in Inglewood, California of Alzheimer's Disease and was interred in the Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California. Location of Inglewood in California and Los Angeles County. ... Holy Cross Cemetery is located at 5835 W. Slauson Avenue in Culver City, California. ... Culver City is a city in western Los Angeles County, California. ...


For his contribution to the motion picture industry, Edmond O'Brien has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1725 Vine Street, and a second star at 6523 Hollywood Blvd. for his contribution to the television industry. An example of a Hollywood Walk of Fame star, for the film actress Carole Lombard. ...


Filmography


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Preceded by:
Frank Sinatra
for From Here to Eternity
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
1954
for The Barefoot Contessa
Succeeded by:
Jack Lemmon
for Mister Roberts

Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was a popular and highly acclaimed male vocalist and actor. ... From Here to Eternity is a 1953 movie based on a James Jones novel in which characters work through ordinary bouts of intimidation and infidelity on a military base in the days preceding the attack on Pearl Harbor. ... The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... The Barefoot Contessa is a 1954 film directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starring Edmond OBrien. ... Jack Lemmon at Expo 1967. ... Mister Roberts is a Tony Award–winning play and a 1955 Academy Award–nominated film, both of which tell the story of a naval junior-grade lieutenant during World War II who stands up for his crew against the petty tyranny of the ships commander. ...

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