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Kevin Joseph Aloysius “Chuck” Connors (April 10, 1921 – Novembe...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
Kevin Joseph Aloysius “Chuck” Connors (April 10, 1921 – November 10, 1992) was an American actor, writer and professional basketball and baseball player. He is one of only 12 athletes in the history of American professional sports to have played both Major League Baseball and in the National Basketball Association. With a 40-year film and television career, he is best known for his five-year role as Lucas McCain in the highly rated ABC series The Rifleman (1958–63).
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Tributes to Chuck Connors after singer-songwriter's death

Belfast Live - 30 May 2018
Tributes have been paid to singer-songwriter Brian “ChuckConnors who died on Monday after battling a long illness. Chuck was best known for his Irish folk songs Rathlin Island and Fisherman's Day, inspired by his deep love for the Glens Of Antrim.
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The Wild West That Never Was

Palm Springs Life - 30 May 2018
As the star of the The Rifleman and the wrongly accused army officer in Branded, Chuck Connors was one of the most popular Western television actors in the '60s and '70s. No Desert Circus parade was complete without Connors riding down Palm Canyon ...
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Evans: From Roman origins, a name that still hits the Mark

Omaha World-Herald - 05 Jun 2018
Mark Wahlberg parlayed teen idol fame from Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch into a successful Hollywood career, earning a 2006 Oscar nod as police detective Sean Dignam in “The Departed.” The ninth season of “Wahlburgers,” the reality show about ...
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June 13, 2018

Napoleon Northwest Signal - 13 Jun 2018
I have one more thing about Chuck Connors, “The Rifleman.” Following his military discharge in 1946, he joined the newly formed Boston Celtics of the Basketball Association of America, becoming the first professional basketball player to be credited ...
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The Big Country

slantmagazine - 05 Jun 2018
Henry Terrill is suspicious of Jim's collective reluctance to ride wild horses, carry a loaded pistol, or defend his beloved with violence when the Jim and Pat are taunted by the Hannasseys, a group of local roughnecks led by Buck (Chuck Connors).
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Seeing greatness before its time (pat, pat) is just part of my job

TMGcollegesports - 07 Jun 2018
Randy Moss took a short pass, from quarterback Chad Pennington, and took off like a Chuck Connors “Rifleman” blast toward the end zone. Blaudschun and I looked at each other and said, “Holy ##$#AFFK.” It was like we discovered a hot stock that was ...
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Gorillaz: Humility

Studio Daily - 01 Jun 2018
The animated members of Gorillaz hit Venice Beach in this new, extremely laid-back music video directed by cartoonist/illustrator Jamie Hewlett — with help from co-directors Tim McCourt and Max Taylor (of The Line) and Evan Silver. (Also featuring ...
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Edelman produces book on baseball and Hollywood

The Daily Gazette - 18 Mar 2018
The intention was never to name every baseball player who tried his luck at acting, but fans of "The Rifleman" can rest assured. Rob Edelman wasn't about to leave Chuck Connors off his list. "From Spring Training to Screen Test: Baseball Players Turned ...
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'The Rifleman' hit a moral bull's-eye on TV

Orlando Sentinel - 07 Mar 2018
If Friday letter writer Michael J. McNamer (”Baseball beats guns”) had watched the TV show “The Rifleman” he would have known that the lead character, Lucas McCain, fired far more shots at inanimate objects to demonstrate his proficiency with the rifle ...
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A Star is Born: THE RIDER's Brady Jandreau

Boston Herald - 03 Jun 2018
With Charlton Heston, Gregory Peck, Burl Ives (CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF), Jean Simmons (SPARTACUS), Carroll Baker (GIANT) and Chuck Connors (THE RIFLEMAN) this is a sprawling tale of rivalries set against the vast plains. Wyler a three time Academy ...
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So do we burn that movie of Chuck Connors playing Geronimo?

American Thinker (blog) - 03 Sep 2017
What happens to that movie Geronimo, where Chuck Connors (The Rifleman) plays the famous Indian warrior? I caught that movie a few months ago, and it was entertaining. It was probably not "culturally pure," but who cares? It's a movie, people, and you ...
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Daily Digest: Recruiting veterans for a new mission

Minnesota Public Radio News (blog) - 11 Jun 2018
Canadian Consul General Paul Connors says that his country does not want to apply new tariffs on roughly $264 million worth of Minnesota products that are shipped north of the U.S. border each year. Those levies will add $35 million annually ...
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Famous birthdays for April 10: Mandy Moore, Daisy Ridley - 10 Apr 2018
Actor Chuck Connors in 1921. -- Actor Max von Sydow in 1929 (age 89). -- Actor Omar Sharif in 1932. -- Football Hall of Fame member John Madden in 1936 (age 82). File Photo by Terry Schmitt/UPI. -- Football Hall of Fame member Don Meredith in 1938.

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