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McGoohan, Patrick Josephlocked

  • James Chapman


McGoohan, Patrick Joseph (1928–2009), actor, television producer, and director, was born on 19 March 1928 in Astoria, Queens, New York, the first child of Irish Catholic immigrants, Thomas McGoohan and his wife, Rose, née Fitzpatrick. His parents returned to co. Leitrim shortly after his birth, and moved to ...

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