Don Defore

Don Defore bio

Birth Name: Donald John DeFore

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Cedar Rapids

Date Of Birth: August 25, 1913

Date Of Death: December 22, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Don Defore was born on the 25th of August, 1913. He was famous for being a TV Actor. The next-door neighbor, Mr. Thornberry (Thorny), on The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, and also played the harried Mr. B in Hazel.

Don Defore was born in Cedar Rapids. He had little initial interest in acting, but changed his mind after performing with the Cedar Rapids Community Players, and from there went to study at the Pasadena Playhouse in Los Angeles. For several years, he and his brother ran their own restaurant inside Disneyland called The Silver Banjo, right inside Frontierland.

Don Defore was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Don Defore was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Donald John DeFore is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Don Defore’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Don Defore’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Don Defore kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Don Defore was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Donald John DeFore
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Don Defore was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Don Defore was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Don Defore had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Don Defore’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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