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  2. James Arness - Wikipedia

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    James Arness (born James King Aurness, May 26, 1923 – June 3, 2011) was an American actor, best known for portraying Marshal Matt Dillon for 20 years in the CBS television series Gunsmoke. Arness has the distinction of having played the role of Dillon in five separate decades: 1955 to 1975 in the weekly series, then in Gunsmoke: Return to ...

  3. Gerry Conlon - Wikipedia

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    Gerry Conlon was born in Belfast and grew up at 7 Peel Street on the corner of Mary Street in the impoverished but close-knit community of the Lower Falls Road. He described his childhood as happy. His father was Giuseppe Conlon, a factory worker, and his mother was Sarah Conlon, a hospital cleaner. In 1974, at age 20, Conlon went to England to seek work and to escape the everyday violence he was encountering on the streets of Belfast.

    • 21 June 2014 (aged 60), Belfast, Northern Ireland
    • Convicted on 22 October 1975 and sentenced to life imprisonment
    • Gerard Conlon, 1 March 1954, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    • Conviction quashed by Court of Appeal on 19 October 1989
  4. James Arness - Biography - IMDb

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    Arness at first declined, thinking a TV series could derail his growing film career, but Wayne argued for the show, and Arness accepted. His portrayal of stalwart Marshal Dillon became an iconic figure in American television and the series, aired for 20 seasons, is, as of 2008, the longest-running dramatic series in U.S. television history.

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    James Arness is recognized as one of America's most beloved actors. Generations have grown up with him as Marshal Matt Dillon on television's longest running series, GUNSMOKE. His ability to create an enduring character in America culture is unsurpassed and Hollywood honored him with a star on the world famous Walk of Fame for his many years on ...

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  7. Gerry Conlon - Biography - IMDb

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    Mini Bio (1) Gerry Conlon was born on March 1, 1954 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Gerard Conlon. He was an actor and writer, known for In the Name of the Father (1993), Jig (2011) and Face (1997). He died on June 21, 2014 in Belfast.

  8. List of James Arness Movies & TV Shows: Best to ... - Filmography

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    James Arness is best known for his role as Marshal Matt Dillon in the Western drama series ‘Gunsmoke’ (1955 – 1975). His other television appearances include his roles as 'Deputy Bud Titus' in the Western drama series ‘The Lone Ranger’ (1950), 'Zeb Macahan' in the Western ‘The Macahans’ (1976), and 'Jim McClain' in the crime drama ‘McClain’s Law’ (1981 – 1982).

  9. James Arness Bio, Affair, Married, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity ...

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    Jan 12, 2021 · Arness got married to Virginia Chapman in 1948. They also adopted her son Craig (1946 – December 14, 2004). And they also had a son, Rolf who was born February 18, 1952. Likely, they were also blessed with and a daughter, Jenny Lee Arness who was born on May 23, 1950. But she died of a drug overdose in 1975. But the couple gets divorced in 1963, and Arness was granted legal custody of the ...

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    Gerry Con­lon was born in Belfast and grew up in the im­pov­er­ished but close-knit com­mu­nity of the Lower Falls Road. He de­scribed his child­hood as happy. His fa­ther was Giuseppe Con­lon, a fac­tory worker, and his mother was Sarah Con­lon, a hos­pi­tal cleaner. In 1974, at age 20, Con­lon went to Eng­land to seek work and to es­cape the every­day vi­o­lence he was en­coun­ter­ing on the streets of Belfast. He was liv­ing with a group of squat­ters in Lon­don when he was ar­rested for the Guild­ford pub bomb­ings, which oc­curred on 5 Oc­to­ber the same year. Con­lon, along with fel­low Irish­men Paul Hill and Paddy Arm­strong and Eng­lish­woman Ca­r­ole Richard­son, be­came the so-called Guild­ford Four con­victed on 22 Oc­to­ber 1975 of plant­ing two bombs a year ear­lier in the Sur­rey town of Guild­ford which killed five peo­ple and in­jured dozens more. The four were sen­tenced to life in prison.At their trial the judge told the de­fen­dants, "If hang­ing were still an op...

    Con­lon bat­tled with lung can­cer for a lengthy pe­riod be­fore his death on 21 June 2014 in his na­tive Belfast. He is sur­vived by his sis­ters Ann and Bridie.

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