Ed O'Neill

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Edward O'Neill
  • Birth Place: Youngstown, OH
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/12/1946, Aries
  • Profession: Actor
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Ed O'Neill Fast Facts:
  • Worked in a steel mill for four years (both his father and grandfather were steel workers).
  • Played football in high school and college, and was a 15th-round draft pick for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1969, but was cut in training camp.
  • Taught high-school social studies in Youngstown, OH, after college.
  • Was named Youngstown State University's Penguin of the Year in 1996.
  • In 2007, received black belt in Brazilian jiujitsu after training for years with Grand Master Rorion Gracie. 
  • On Aug. 30, 2011, was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard.
  • Ed O'Neill Relationships:
  • Edward Phillip O'Neill - Father
  • Ruth Ann O'Neill - Mother
  • Claire O'Neill - Daughter
  • Sophia O'Neill - Daughter
  • Cathy Rusoff - Wife
  • Ed O'Neill Awards:
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1993 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2012 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1992 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; attended Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH

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