Tim Conway

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Thomas Daniel Conway
  • Birth Place: Willoughby, OH
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 12/15/1933, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor; writer; comedian
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Tim Conway Fast Facts:
  • Father was a whip in Ireland and continued working with horses once he moved to the United States; as a child, Conway once dreamed of becoming a jockey.
  • Served in the U.S. Army for two years following college.
  • Early comedy partner was Ernie Anderson, director Paul Thomas Anderson's father.
  • Comedian Rose Marie discovered Conway at a local Cleveland television station and arranged for him to audition for The Steve Allen Show.
  • Changed name to Tim so as not to be confused with British actor Tom Conway.
  • Co-founder of the Don MacBeth Memorial Jockey Fund, which aids disabled jockeys.
  • His license plate once read "13 WKS," a reference to all of his solo television series being canceled after 13 weeks.
  • Tim Conway Relationships:
  • Mary Anne Dalton - Ex-wife
  • Jackie Conway - Daughter
  • Charlene Fusco - Wife
  • Kelly Conway - Daughter
  • Sophia Conway - Mother
  • Tim Conway Jr. - Son
  • Corey Conway - Son
  • Daniel Conway - Father
  • Patrick Conway - Son
  • Jamie Conway - Son
  • Seann Conway - Son
  • Tim Conway Awards:
  • 1963 Emmy: Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role by an Actor - Nominee
  • 1996 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor for a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 1977 Emmy: Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in Variety or Music - Winner
  • 1973 Emmy: Outstanding Achievement by a Supporting Performer in Music or Variety - Winner
  • 1978 Emmy: Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series - Nominee
  • 1977 Emmy: Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series - Nominee
  • 1980 Emmy: Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1978 Emmy: Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in Variety or Music - Winner
  • 1976 Emmy: Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in Variety or Music - Nominee
  • 1976 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Winner
  • 1974 Emmy: Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy-Variety, Variety or Music Series - Nominee
  • 1977 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television - Nominee
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 1978 Emmy: Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series - Winner
  • 1975 Emmy: Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in Variety or Music - Nominee
  • College:
  • Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH (1956)

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