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Chauncey Olcott (1860–1932)

Chauncey Olcott was born on July 21, 1860 in Buffalo, New York, USA as John Chancellor Olcott. He was married to Margaret O'Donovan and Cora E. James. He died on March 18, 1932 in Monte Carlo, Monaco. See full bio »

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(age 71) in Monte Carlo, Monaco

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 2014 Come Dine with Me Canada (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Larry Boccioletti: Block 14 (2014) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 2013 The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sakura (2013) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose")
 2010-2011 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- A Dangerous Maid (2011) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose", "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
- A Return to Normalcy (2010) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
- Anastasia (2010) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - as Chancellor Chauncey Olcott, uncredited)
 2006 The Departed (music: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 2003 Swimming Upstream (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 2000 Return to Me (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1994 In Search of Dr. Seuss (TV Movie) (writer: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1994 Widows' Peak (music: "Mother Machree")
 1991 Only the Lonely (writer: "MY WILD IRISH ROSE")
 1985 The Passing (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - as Olcott)
 1984 Grace Quigley (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1983 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bruce Dern/Leon Redbone (1983) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1979 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Leprechaun TV: Opening Night (1979) ... (music: "Mother Machree")
 1978 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge (1978) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose")
 1977 Kojak (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Caper on a Quiet Street (1977) ... (writer: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1974 The Morning After (TV Movie) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1973 The Waltons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Separation (1973) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose")
 1971 The Lawrence Welk Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Everything's Coming Up Roses (1971) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1970 Husbands (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1966 F Troop (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Reach for the Sky, Pardner (1966) ... (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1965 The Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.26 (1965) ... (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose")
 1962 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Ould Sod (1962) ... (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smilng" - uncredited)
 1960 Ocean's Eleven (music: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1959 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- State Fair U.S.A. (1959) ... (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1959 The Young Philadelphians (lyrics: "When Irish I eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1957 Ducking the Devil (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1957 Cheese It, the Cat! (Short) (lyrics: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited) / (music: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1956 Rocket Squad (Short) (writer: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1955 Sincerely Yours (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1953 Trouble Along the Way (music: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1953 She's Back on Broadway (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1951 Starlift (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1951 Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling", "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (uncredited))
 1950 Canary Row (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1949 So You Want to Be an Actor (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1949 Top o' the Morning (lyrics: "WHEN IRISH EYES ARE SMILING" - uncredited)
 1948 The Time of Your Life (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1947 My Wild Irish Rose (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited) / (music: "Mother Machree" (1910), "I Love the Name of Mary" (1911) - uncredited) / (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1899), "One Little, Sweet Little Girl" (1907), "Sweet Inniscarra" (1897) - uncredited)
 1946 It's a Wonderful Life (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1899) - uncredited)
 1945 Nob Hill (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1945 Trap Happy Porky (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1944 Irish Eyes Are Smiling (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited) / (music: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1943 Doughboys in Ireland (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited) / (music: "Mother Machree" - uncredited) / (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1943 Coney Island (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1942 Vaudeville Days (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1942 Moonlight in Havana (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1942 Lights Fantastic (Short) (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1942 Broadway (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1942 My Favorite Blonde (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912))
 1941 You're in the Army Now (music: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1898) - uncredited)
 1941 Notes to You (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1941 Aviation Vacation (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1940 The Long Voyage Home (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1940 Tear Gas Squad (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1940 It All Came True (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1940 Three Cheers for the Irish (music: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1899) - uncredited)
 1940 The Fighting 69th (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1939 Kid Nightingale (music: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1939 Dust Be My Destiny (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1939 The Cowboy Quarterback (music: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1939 Rose of Washington Square (music: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1939 Let Freedom Ring (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1939 Seeing Spots (Short) (music: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1938 Going Places (music: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1938 Spawn of the North (music: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1938 The Crowd Roars (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) / (music: "Mother Machree" (1910))
 1937 The Case of the Stuttering Bishop (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1936 Trouble in Toyland (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1936 Man Hunt (lyrics: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1899)) / (music: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1899))
 1935 Man of Iron (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1899) - uncredited)
 1935 It's a Great Life (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1935 Rambling 'Round Radio Row (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1935 In Caliente (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912) - uncredited)
 1935 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (music: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1934 Ireland: 'The Emerald Isle' (Documentary short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1933 The Bowery (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1933 Stage Mother (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1933 Lilly Turner (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1932 Tiger Shark (music: "My Wild Irish Rose" (1899) - uncredited)
 1932 The Strange Love of Molly Louvain (music: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1932 The Famous Ferguson Case (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")
 1930/I Metro Movietone Revue (Short) (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" - uncredited)
 1929 The Gotham Rhythm Boys (Short) (writer: "My Wild Irish Rose" - uncredited)
 1928 Mother Machree (music: "Mother Machree" (1910))
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Stage Play: A Romance of Athlone. Romance. Written by Augustus Pitou Sr. Music by Chauncey Olcott [earliest known Broadway credit]. Lyrics by Chauncey Olcott. Dramatic music by Gustave Salzer. Directed by Augustus Pitou Sr.. Haverly's 14th Street Theatre: 9 Jan 1899- 25 May 1899 (88 performances). Cast: Frank Bonn (as "Bill"), Tottie Carr ... See more »
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Remembered for his singing of Irish ballads. See more »

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