Maureen O'Hara was an Irish film actress and singer. She was noted for playing fiercely passionate heroines with a highly sensible attitude. She often worked with director John Ford and longtime friend John Wayne.

Maureen O'Hara was an Irish film actress and singer. She was noted for playing fiercely passionate heroines with a highly sensible attitude. She often worked with director John Ford and longtime friend John Wayne.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 77

Birthday 1920-08-17

Day of Death 2015-10-24

Place of Birth Ranelagh, County Dublin, Ireland

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Also Known As

  • Maureen FitzSimons
  • Морин О’Хара

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2012 John Ford: Dreaming the Quiet Man as Herself
2009 1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year
2001 Richard & Judy (1 episode)
2001 Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood as Herself
2000 The Last Dance as Helen Parker
1998 Cab to Canada as Katherine
1995 The Christmas Box as Mary Parkin
1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards (1 episode)
1991 Only the Lonely as Rose Muldoon
1984 Showbiz Today (1 episode)
1977 The Hollywood Greats (1 episode)
1973 The American Film Institute Salute to ... (1 episode)
1973 The Red Pony as Ruth Tiflin
1971 Directed by John Ford as Herself (archive footage)
1971 Big Jake as Martha McCandles
1970 How Do I Love Thee?
1968 The Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show (1 episode)
1966 The Rare Breed as Martha Price
1965 The Battle of the Villa Fiorita as Moira
1963 A Cry of Angels
1963 McLintock! as Katherine Gilhooley McLintock
1963 Spencer's Mountain as Olivia Spencer
1962 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1 episode)
1962 Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation as Peggy Hobbs
1961 The Parent Trap as Margaret 'Maggie' McKendrick
1961 The Deadly Companions as Kit Tilden
1959 Our Man in Havana as Beatrice Severn
1959 The Bell Telephone Hour (2 episodes)
1957 DuPont Show of the Month (1 episode)
1957 The Wings of Eagles as Min Wead
1956 Everything But the Truth as Joan Madison
1956 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (2 episodes)
1956 Lisbon as Sylvia Merrill
1955 Lady Godiva of Coventry as Lady Godiva
1955 The Honeymooners (1 episode)
1955 The Magnificent Matador as Karen Harrison
1955 The Long Gray Line as Mary O'Donnell
1954 Fire Over Africa as Joanna Dana
1954 War Arrow as Elaine Corwin
1953 The Redhead from Wyoming as Kate Maxwell
1952 Against All Flags as Prudence "Spitfire" Stevens
1952 The Quiet Man as Mary Kate Danaher
1952 Kangaroo as Dell McGuire
1952 At Sword's Point as Claire - daughter of Athos
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)
1951 Flame of Araby as Princess Tanya
1950 Rio Grande as Mrs. Kathleen Yorke
1950 Tripoli as Gräfin D'Arneau
1950 Comanche Territory as Katie Howard
1949 Bagdad as Princess Marjan
1949 Father Was a Fullback as Elizabeth Cooper
1949 The Forbidden Street as Adelaide 'Addie' Culver
1949 A Woman's Secret as Marian Washburn
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (2 episodes)
1948 Sitting Pretty as Tacey King
1947 Miracle on 34th Street as Doris Walker
1947 The Foxes of Harrow as Odalie D'Arceneaux
1947 The Homestretch as Leslie Hale Wallace
1947 Sinbad the Sailor as Shireen
1946 Do You Love Me as Katherine 'Kitten' Hilliard
1946 Sentimental Journey as Julie Beck Weatherly
1945 The Spanish Main as Contessa Francesca
1944 Buffalo Bill as Ned Buntline
1943 The Fallen Sparrow as Toni Donne
1943 This Land Is Mine as Louise Martin
1943 Immortal Sergeant as Valentine Lee
1942 The Black Swan as Margaret Denby
1942 To the Shores of Tripoli as Mary Carter
1942 Ten Gentlemen From West Point as Carolyn Bainbridge
1941 How Green Was My Valley as Angharad Morgan
1941 They Met in Argentina as Lolita O'Shea
1940 Dance, Girl, Dance as Judy O'Brien
1940 A Bill of Divorcement as Sydney Fairfield
1939 The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Esmeralda
1939 Jamaica Inn as Mary Yellan
1938 My Irish Molly as Eileen O'Shea
1938 Kicking the Moon Around as Secretary

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