April 10, 1921
November 10, 1992
6 ft 6 in | 198 cm
87 kg | 192 lbs
Kevin Joseph Aloysius "Chuck" Connors was born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, on April 10, 1921, was an American actor.
Young Chuck Connors first started his professional career as a baseball player.
He made his big screen debut in romantic comedy film Pat and Mike (1952) in role as Police Captain.
He got his television debut in CBS anthology drama series Hill Street Blues (1953) in episode "Three and One Half Musketeers".
Chuck's breakthrough performance came as Lucas McCain in ABC Western television series The Rifleman (1958-1963).
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South Sea Woman (1953) action comedy drama as Pvt. Davey White
Hot Rod Girl (1956) action as Det. Ben Merrill
Tomahawk Trail (1957) Western as Sgt. Wade McCoy
Geronimo (1962) Western as Geronimo
Move Over, Darling (1963) comedy as Stephen 'Adam' Burkett
Kill Them All and Come Back Alone (1963) Spaghetti Western as Clyde McKay
Flipper (1963) adventure as Porter Ricks
The Hired Gun (1967) Western as Judd Farrow
Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969) adventure sci-fi as Senator Robert Fraser
Soylent Green (1973) ecological dystopian thriller as Tab Fielding
Nightmare in Badham County (1976) drama thriller as Sherriff Slim Danen
Tourist Trap (1979) supernatural slasher as Mr. Slausen
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) parody as The Sarge
He played Lucas McCain in ABC Western television series The Rifleman (1958-1963) in 170 episodes.
Arrest and Trial (1963-1964) ABC crime legal drama series as John Egan
Branded (1965-1966) NBC Western series as Jason McCord
Cowboy in Africa (1967-1968) ABC adventure series as Jim Sinclair
The Yellow Rose (1983-1984) NBC soap opera as Jeb Hollister
He had recurring role as Captain Janos Skorzeny in Fox horror series Werewolf (1987).
Paradise (1989-1990) CBS Western family series as Gideon McKay
Graduated from Adelphi Academy in Brooklyn (1939).
Studied at Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey.
Had younger sister, Gloria.
Had Irish ancestry.
He served in United States Army in World War II.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television located on 6838 Hollywood Boulevard in 1984.
He was inducted into Hall of Great Western Performers of the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in 1991.
He was left-handed.
He played professional basketball with Boston Celtics.
He played baseball for Dodgers, Cubs and Celtics.
Chuck died on November 10, 1992, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 71.
He was married to:
Faith Quabius (1977-1980)
Kamala Devi (1963-1972)
Elizabeth Riddell (1948-1961) they had four sons: Michael Connors, Jeffrey Connors, Stephen Connors and Kevin Connors.
He dated Rose Mary Grumley.