Maureen O'Hara1920

Maureen O'Hara 1920

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Place of migration
Migrated to/Born in USA

Born Maureen FitzSimons on the 17th of August 1920 in Beechwood Avenue in the Dublin suburb of Ranelagh

Best known for her portrayal of Mary Kate Danaher in the classic motion picture ‘The Quiet Man’

In 2014 she was  awarded an Honorary Oscar by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Died in Boise, Idaho, USA on the 24th of October 2015 aged 95

Buried at the Arlington National Cemetery Washington DC


Mother of Bronwyn FitzSimons born 1944 Hollywood California  died May 2016 Glengarriff, County Cork Ireland

Daughter of Charles FitzSimons and Marguerite (née Lilburn) FitzSimons

Sister of Margaret (Peggy) FitzSimomns, Charles FitzSimons, Margo FitzSimons, Florrie FitzSimons, and James FitSimons.


The following video is Maureen O'Hara on This is Your Life in 1957.

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Date of Birth 17th Aug 1920
Date of Death 24th Oct 2015

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