He performed with Ginger Rogers at the London Palladium in London, England with Ginger Rogers and Charlie Smithers in the cast. Onna White was director.
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In a brief statement, the family said that among O'Connor's last words was the following quip: "I'd like to thank the Academy for my lifetime achievement award that I will eventually get.".
In 1998, he signed on for The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies, a revue featuring 54-year-old + performers. He was their headliner, dancing and singing his way through eight performances a week. He closed out the season with the Palm Spring Follies, performing in the last four shows after recovering from a serious illness that stopped him from performing.
His ability to do somersault against walls during a musical number in films