Lawrence Tierney bio

Birth Name: Lawrence Tierney

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: March 15, 1919

Date Of Death: February 26, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Lawrence Tierney was born on the 15th of March, 1919. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Brooklyn-born actor most famous for playing tough, gangster-type roles in films like 1945’s “Dillinger”. He enjoyed a late-career resurgence in popularity after appearing in Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs in 1992.

Lawrence Tierney was born in New York. He was a track and field star at Boys High School in Brooklyn. He faced numerous off-screen troubles due to alcoholism, being arrested twelve times between 1944-1951.

Lawrence Tierney was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

Lawrence Tierney 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".


Lawrence’s Lawrence Tierney attended Boys High School in Brooklyn and Manhattan College.


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

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Personal Life

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

Lawrence Tierney was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lawrence Tierney
NICKNAME: Lawrence Thierney
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Lawrence Tierney was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Lawrence Tierney was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Lawrence Tierney had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Lawrence Tierney’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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