Donald O'Connor bio

Birth Name: Donald David Dixon Ronald O’Connor

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Chicago

Date Of Birth: August 28, 1925

Date Of Death: September 27, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Donald O’Connor was born on the 28th of August, 1925. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. Fun-loving movie star and dancer who gained fame for his role as Gene Kelly ‘s friend Cosmo Brown in the classic 1952 film Singin’ in the Rain .

Donald O’Connor was born in Chicago. He began appearing in movies at age 12, debuting in Sing, You Sinners. He appeared as Harlow Safford in a 1996 episode of the TV series Frasier.

Donald O’Connor was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Donald O’Connor was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Donald David Dixon Ronald O’Connor is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Donald O’Connor kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Donald O’Connor was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Donald David Dixon Ronald O’Connor
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Donald O’Connor 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: Donald O’Connor was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Donald O’Connor 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.

Donald O’Connor’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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