Tim Conway

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Tim Conway
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Conway on June 14, 2007
Born
Thomas Daniel Conway

(1933-12-15)December 15, 1933
DiedMay 14, 2019(2019-05-14) (aged 85)
Cause of deathBrain disease
NationalityAmerican
Other namesThomas Daniel Conway
Tim Daniel Conway
Thomas Conway
Alma materBowling Green State University
OccupationStand-up comedian, actor, director, writer, singer, voice artist, comedian
Years active1956–present
Spouse(s)Mary Anne Dalton (1961–1978)
Charlene Fusco (1984–2019)
Websitetimconway.com

Thomas Daniel "Tim" Conway (December 15, 1933 – May 14, 2019) was an American stand-up comedian, actor, director, writer, singer, voice artist, and comedian. He has worked in sitcoms, comedy sketches, and in movies. Conway is best known for McHale's Navy as Ensign Charles Parker. To younger viewers, Conway is known for Barnacle Boy in SpongeBob SquarePants.

Early life[change | change source]

Conway was born Thomas Daniel Conway in Willoughby, Ohio on December 15, 1933.[1] His mother was Romanian. He was raised in Chagrin Falls, Ohio.

Conway went to Bowling Green State University.

Career[change | change source]

Personal life[change | change source]

Conway was married twice: His first marriage was to Mary Anne Dalton in 1961.

Conway and Dalton had six children. One of them is radio host Tim Conway, Jr.. Conway and Dalton divorced in 1978. Conway's second marriage was in 1984 to Charlene Fusco. Conway and Ernest Borgnine were good friends until Borgnine's death in 2012.

Conway died on May 14, 2019, at the age of 85 from complications of normal pressure hydrocephalus.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Thomas Attila Lewis (2011-04-08). "Interview Tim Conway – To Appear at the Wilbur on Sunday". bostonist.com. Retrieved 2011-05-21.
  2. Carmel Dagan (2019-05-14). "Tim Conway, Comedian and 'Carol Burnett Show' Star, Dies at 85". Variety. Retrieved 2019-05-14.
  3. Lednicer, Lisa Grace (May 14, 2019). "Tim Conway, uninhibited crack-up artist on 'The Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 85". The Washington Post. Retrieved May 15, 2019.

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