Legendary actor, Brian Donlevy, was born Waldo Brian Donlevy on Feb 9, 1901 in Portadown, Northern Ireland. Donlevy died at the age of 71 on Apr 5, 1972 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles and was cremated and his ashes scattered at sea.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Donlevy was nominated for one Oscar, he never won a competitive Academy Award.
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He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Television.
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Hi Linnet: Uh, are you feeling lucky tonight?
George Camrose: I always *feel* lucky. That's my trouble.
Markoff: I am Sergeant Markoff. I make soldiers out of scum like you, and I don't do it gently. You're the sloppiest looking lot I've ever seen. It's up to me to prevent you from becoming a disgrace to the Regiment. And I will prevent that if I have to kill half of you with work. But the half that lives will be soldiers. I promise you!
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