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Barry Fitzgerald (William Joseph Shields) was born on 10 March, 1888 in Portobello, Dublin, Ireland, is an Irish film actor. At 73 years old, Barry Fitzgerald height is 5 ft 2 in (160.0 cm).

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Popular As William Joseph Shields
Occupation actor,soundtrack
Age 73 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 10 March 1888
Birthday 10 March
Birthplace Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
Date of death January 14, 1961
Died Place Dublin, Ireland
Nationality Ireland

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Barry Fitzgerald Net Worth

He net worth has been growing significantly in 2018-19. So, how much is Barry Fitzgerald worth at the age of 73 years old? Barry Fitzgerald’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from Ireland. We have estimated Barry Fitzgerald's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2020 $1 Million - $5 Million
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He passed away on January 14, 1961, two months away from what would have been his 73rd birthday on March 10. Following his death, he was interred at Deansgrange Cemetery in Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland.


He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6252 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on February 8, 1960.


He won the Academy Award For Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of gruff, aging Father Fitzgibbon in Going My Way (1944). He was also nominated for the Best Actor Oscar for the same role and was the only actor to ever be so honored.


He appeared in two Best Picture Academy Award winners: How Green Was My Valley (1941) and Going My Way (1944). He also appeared in two other Best Picture nominees: The Long Voyage Home (1940) and The Quiet Man (1952).


Fitzgerald took up residence in Hollywood and went on to give outstanding performances in such films as The Long Voyage Home (1940), How Green Was My Valley (1941), None But the Lonely Heart (1944), And Then There Were None (1945), Two Years Before the Mast (1946) and what is probably the role for which he is most fondly remembered, The Quiet Man (1952).


Is one of 8 actors who have received an Oscar nomination for their performance as a priest. The others, in chronological order, are: Spencer Tracy for San Francisco (1936) and Boys Town (1938); Charles Bickford for The Song of Bernadette (1943); Bing Crosby for Going My Way (1944) and The Bells of St. Mary's (1945); Gregory Peck for The Keys of the Kingdom (1944); Karl Malden for On the Waterfront (1954); Jason Miller for The Exorcist--The Version You've Never Seen Before (1973); and Philip Seymour Hoffman for Doubt (2008). Tracy, Crosby and Fitzgerald all won Oscars for their performances.


in 1935 by John Ford to appear in Ford's film adaptation of another O'Casey masterpiece, The Plough and the Stars (1936).


He subsequently starred in the Abbey Theatre production of Sean O'Casey's Juno And The Paycock, a role that he recreated in his film debut for director Alfred Hitchcock in 1930. He was coaxed to the U. S.


Educated to enter the banking business, the diminutive Irishman with the irresistible brogue was bitten by the acting bug in the 1920s and joined Dublin's world-famous Abbey Players.


One of Hollywood's finest character actors and most accomplished scene stealers, Barry Fitzgerald was born William Joseph Shields in 1888 in Dublin, Ireland.