The tv actor Carroll O’Connor died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Actor and director best known for playing the bigoted Archie Bunker on TV’s All in the Family and its spin-off, Archie Bunker’s Place. He first attracted attention for his role in the film Kelly’s Heroes and went on to appear in In the Heat of the Night and Mad About You.
He had two younger brothers. He married Nancy Fields O’Connor, and the couple adopted a son in 1962. Their son committed suicide in 1995.
“Nations have come under the control of haters and fools.” (Carroll O’Connor)
“I hate pride, but if I were going to be proud of anything it would have to be something I’d done myself. Race pride is kind of stupid.” (Carroll O’Connor)
“I do talk less now because the sound of my voice saying over and over the things I said years ago embarrasses and depresses me. Why do I say the same things over and over?” (Carroll O’Connor)
“The wages of pedantry is pain.” (Carroll O’Connor)
“Both my brothers became physicians and I, of course, wandered into a business where the undisciplined are welcome.” (Carroll O’Connor)