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Thomas P. 'Tip' O'Neill (1912–1994)

Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill, Jr. (December 9, 1912 - January 5, 1994) was a Massachusetts politician who won the House seat vacated by John F. Kennedy when he ran for the Senate in 1952. An outspoken liberal Democrat, O'Neill became one of the most influential members of the House of Representatives, rising to become Speaker of the US House of ... See full bio »

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Beyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy
Beyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy Himself, former speaker of the United States House of Representatives
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1986 World Series
Old Warrior
Old Warrior Himself


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 1983 Cheers (TV Series)
Thomas P. 'Tip' O'Neill
- No Contest (1983) ... Thomas P. 'Tip' O'Neill (as Speaker 'Tip' O'Neill)
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 1994 Old Warrior (Documentary short)
Himself (as Tip O'Neil)
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Something Like a War (1994) ... Various (voice)
 1993 JACK: The Last Kennedy Film
Himself (as Tip O'Neil)
 1992 Beyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy (TV Movie documentary)
Himself, former speaker of the United States House of Representatives (as Tip O'Neill)
 1989 11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as 'Tip' O'Neill)
 1986 1986 World Series (TV Mini-Series)
- Game 3 (1986) ... Himself (as Tip O'Neil)
 1985 Silver Spoons (TV Series)
- Three Musketeers (1985) ... Himself (as Speaker 'Tip' O'Neill)
 1984 CBS Early Morning News (TV Series)
- Episode dated 27 September 1984 (1984) ... Himself
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 2016 The Eighties (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Speaker of the House
- Raised on Television (2016) ... Himself - Speaker of the House (as Tip O'Neill)
 2015 Traficant: The Congressman of Crimetown (Documentary)
 2013 Up Late with Alec Baldwin (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Himself
 2011 Reagan (Documentary)
 2007 Escape from Suburbia: Beyond the American Dream (Video documentary)
 2005 Soul of Justice: Thelton Henderson's American Journey (Documentary)
Himself - Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
 1992 Stalking the President: A History of American Assassins (Documentary)
Himself - in Congress Behind Reagan
 1981 Showtime Looks at 1981 (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Speaker of the House

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Featured in "Ripley's Believe it-Or Not!" photo Odditorium, circa 1950s.

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3 Print Biographies | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Tip O'Neil | 'Tip' O'Neill | Speaker 'Tip' O'Neill | Tip O'Neill

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I've known personally every president since Jack Kennedy and I can honestly say that Ronald Reagan was the worst. But, he'd have made a hell of a king! See more »


Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives (1977-1987). See more »

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