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Val Doonican (1927–2015)

Val Doonican was born on February 3, 1927 in Waterford, Co. Waterford, Republic of Ireland as Michael Valentine Doonican. He was a writer and actor, known for The Val Doonican Music Show (1976), The Val Doonican Show (1965) and The Val Doonican Show (1970). He was married to Lynette Rae. He died on July 1, 2015 in Knotty Green, Buckinghamshire, ... See full bio »

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 1986 Christmas Eve with Val Doonican (TV Movie) (written by)
 1977-1983 The Val Doonican Music Show (TV Series) (special material - 63 episodes)
- Episode #7.8 (1983) ... (special material)
- Episode #7.7 (1983) ... (special material)
- Episode #7.6 (1983) ... (special material)
- Episode #7.5 (1983) ... (special material)
- Episode #7.4 (1983) ... (special material)
 1972 Saturday Variety (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode dated 13 May 1972 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.13 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.11 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.9 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.7 (1972) ... (writer)
 1972 The Val Doonican Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1969 A Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) (continuity script - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 December 1969 (1969) ... (continuity script)
 1967 The Val Doonican Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #3.1 (1967)
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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Trivia:

Doonican effectively discovered the Irish comedian Dave Allen by giving him regular weekly slots on his TV show. See more »

Trademark:

Sitting on a rocking chair and wearing colourful cardigans

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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