Maureen O’Hara was a talented actress and singer who held the Irish and the American citizenship. She was considered as the most popular redhead film actress in the world for some time. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Maureen O’Hara in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Maureen O’Hara was born on August 17, 1920, in Ranelagh, an urban village in the Republic of Ireland. Her father Charles Stewart Parnell FitzSimons was a businessman who worked in the clothing industry, whereas her mother Marguerita Lilburn FitzSimons who was an opera singer and she worked in the clothing sector too.
Maureen O’Hara was mainly grown and raised in her hometown. She finished her early schooling at the John Street West Girls’ School, and she later graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Maureen O’Hara has two brothers and three sisters, actors Charles B. Fitzsimons and James O’Hara, Margot Fitzsimons, Clare Hamilton and Peggy FitzSimons.
Maureen O’Hara has been into marriages, divorces, a relationship and had a child that we know of and that is officially confirmed. She was first married to the producer and writer George H. Brown from 1939-1941. After that, she became married to the director and screenwriter William Price from 1941-1953. Maureen and William had one daughter together, Bronwyn FitzSimons who was born in 1944 but passed away in 2016.
Maureen O’Hara’s 3rd marriage was to the aviator, former United States Air Force and who owned an airline company Charles F. Blair Jr. The couple became married in 1968, and they remained together until Charles’s death in 1978 after a plane engine failure. Maureen O’Hara also had a relationship with Enrique Parra who was a banker and a politician.
Maureen O’Hara passed away in October 24th, 2015 asleep at her home in Boise in Idaho because of natural causes.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Maureen O’Hara first did theater performances. She made her first screen work in the musical film “Kicking the Moon Around” followed by “My Irish Molly”. Maureen gained a lot of success for her role in the award-winning drama film “How Green Was My Valley”. Another popular film for her is the romantic comedy-drama “The Quiet Man”.
For the awards, Maureen O’Hara has a few awards, but her achievements remain huge. She received the Academy Honorary Award in 2015 next to other awards.
Maureen O’Hara made her latest appearance as an actress in the teen dance film “The Last Dance”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The Irish-American actress and singer Maureen O’Hara had an estimated net worth of somewhere around $10 million at the time she died. Her million came mainly from the acting roles she did in films. Maureen O’Hara most popular films including “The Quiet Man” and “How Green Was My Valley”.
Maureen O’Hara was and will always be a Hollywood icon. She finished her career with a role in the teen dance film “The Last Dance” which was her 66th credit as an actress in films and series.
Maureen O’Hara, May Your Soul Rest In Peace.