Caption: Katy Jurado and Chuck Connors in "The Boarding House" - episode 22 of The Rifleman, Original Air Date: 2/24/1959
Actor, Writer, Director
Born: April 10, 1921
Star sign: Aries
Height: 6' 5½" (1.97 m)
Known for: The Rifleman (1958), Soylent Green (1973), Branded (1965), Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
Born to immigrant parents from the Dominion of Newfoundland (now part of Canada) Chuck Connors and his two-years-younger sister, Gloria, grew up in a working-class section of the west side of Brooklyn, New York, where their father worked the local docks as a longshoreman. Chuck's natural athletic prowess earned him a scholarship to Adelphi Academy,...