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Dave O’Brien’s height is 6ft 3in (1.91 m)

Dave O’Brien was an American film actor, director and writer. Born David Poole Fronabarger in Big Spring, Texas, O’Brien started his film career in bit parts before gradually winning larger roles, mostly in B pictures.

Best Known For Movie: Things We Can Do Without
Height: 6ft 3in (1.91 m)
Born: May 31, 1912, Big Spring, Texas, United States
Filmography: The Red Skelton Hour (), Huyendo del halcón (1966), Red Skelton Timex Special (1960), The Red Skelton Chevy Special (1959), Encounter (1957), MGM Parade (), Just What I Needed (1955), The Man Around the House (1955), Meet the O’Briens (1954), Out for Fun (1954), Do Someone a Favor! (1954), Ain’t It Aggravatin’ (1954), Things We Can Do Without (1953), Landlording It (1953), It Would Serve ‘Em Right (1953), Cash Stashers (1953), Dogs ‘n Ducks (1953), I Love Children But… (1952), Reducing (1952), Mealtime Magic (1951), Bargain Madness (1951), Bandage Bait (1951), Camera Sleuth (1951), Wrong Way Butch (1950), A Wife’s Life (1950), Did’ja Know? (1950), Pest Control (1950), Those Good Old Days (1949), Let’s Cogitate (1948), Ice Aces (1948), Why Is It? (1948), Just Suppose (1948), You Can’t Win (1948), I Love My Mother-in-Law But… (1948), Bowling Tricks (1948), Have You Ever Wondered? (1947), What D’ya Know? (1947), Surfboard Rhythm (1947), Pet Peeves (1947), I Love My Wife But! (1947), Early Sports Quiz: What’s Your I.Q. No. 13 (1947), Diamond Demon (1947), Athletiquiz: What’s Your I.Q.? No. 12 (1947), I Love My Husband, But! (1946), Sure Cures (1946), Equestrian Quiz: What’s Your I.Q.? No. 11 (1946), The Red Skelton Hour (1955-1959), The O. Henry Playhouse (1957), The Desperados Are in Town (1956), The Kettles in the Ozarks (1956), MGM Parade (1955), Just What I Needed (1955), The Bob Cummings Show (1955), Keep Young (1955), The Man Around the House (1955), Meet the O’Briens (1954), Climax! (1954), Adventures of a Handyman (1954), Out for Fun (1954), Do Someone a Favor! (1954), Tennessee Champ (1954), Ain’t It Aggravatin’ (1954), Things We Can Do Without (1953), Landlording It (1953), Kiss Me Kate (1953), It Would Serve ‘Em Right (1953), Cash Stashers (1953), T.V. of Tomorrow (1953), The Postman (1953), Keep It Clean (1952), I Love Children But… (1952), Sweet Memories (1952), Pedestrian Safety (1952), Reducing (1952), It Could Happen to You (1952), In Case You’re Curious (1951), That’s What You Think (1951), Bandage Bait (1951), Fixin’ Fool (1951), Wanted: One Egg (1950), Wrong Way Butch (1950), A Wife’s Life (1950), That’s His Story (1950), Did’ja Know? (1950), Pest Control (1950), Sports Oddities (1949), We Can Dream, Can’t We? (1949), How Come? (1949), Those Good Old Days (1949), What I Want Next (1949), Let’s Cogitate (1948), Why Is It? (1948), Just Suppose (1948), You Can’t Win (1948), I Love My Mother-in-Law But… (1948), Have You Ever Wondered? (1947), What D’ya Know? (1947), Pet Peeves (1947), Neighbor Pests (1947), I Love My Wife But! (1947), Early Sports Quiz: What’s Your I.Q. No. 13 (1947), I Love My Husband, But! (1946), Sure Cures (1946), Treasures from Trash (1946), Equestrian Quiz: What’s Your I.Q.? No. 11 (1946), Studio Visit (1946), Bus Pests (1945), Flaming Bullets (1945), Frontier Fugitives (1945), Three in the Saddle (1945), Enemy of the Law (1945), The Phantom of 42nd Street (1945), The Man Who Walked Alone (1945), Marked for Murder (1945), The Whispering Skull (1944), Tahiti Nights (1944), Safety Sleuth (1944), Dead or Alive (1944), Gangsters of the Frontier (1944), Gunsmoke Mesa (1944), Brand of the Devil (1944), Movie Pests (1944), Spook Town (1944), The Pinto Bandit (1944), Sportsman’s Memories (1944), Guns of the Law (1944), Outlaw Roundup (1944), Boss of Rawhide (1943), The Return of the Rangers (1943), Fixin’ Tricks (1943), Trail of Terror (1943), Fighting Valley (1943), Salute to the Marines (1943), Seventh Column (1943), Border Buckaroos (1943), West of Texas (1943), Who’s Superstitious? (1943), Bad Men of Thunder Gap (1943), First Aid (1943), The Rangers Take Over (1942), ‘Neath Brooklyn Bridge (1942), The Yanks Are Coming (1942), Bowery at Midnight (1942), Calling All Pa’s (1942), Famous Boners (1942), Criminal Investigator (1942), Victory Vittles (1942), King of the Stallions (1942), Carry Harry (1942), Sheriff of Sage Valley (1942), Law and Order (1942), Prisoner of Japan (1942), Down Texas Way (1942), Victory Quiz (1942), Billy the Kid’s Smoking Guns (1942), What About Daddy? (1942), Captain Midnight (1942), Forbidden Trails (1941), Ellery Queen and the Murder Ring (1941), Double Trouble (1941), Spooks Run Wild (1941), Billy the Kid Wanted (1941), The Gunman from Bodie (1941), The Deadly Game (1941), The Texas Marshal (1941), Billy the Kid in Santa Fe (1941), Murder by Invitation (1941), The Spider Returns (1941), Buzzy and the Phantom Pinto (1941), Flying Wild (1941), Buzzy Rides the Range (1940), The Devil Bat (1940), That Gang of Mine (1940), Queen of the Yukon (1940), Gun Code (1940), Boys of the City (1940), Sky Bandits (1940), Hold That Woman! (1940), On the Spot (1940), The Kid from Santa Fe (1940), The Cowboy from Sundown (1940), Son of the Navy (1940), Phantom Rancher (1940), Isle of Destiny (1940), Murder on the Yukon (1940), East Side Kids (1940), Danger Ahead (1940), Yukon Flight (1940), Crashing Thru (1939), Buried Alive (1939), Fighting Mad (1939), Main Street Lawyer (1939), Flaming Lead (1939), Mutiny in the Big House (1939), On Your Toes (1939), The Arizona Kid (1939), The Fighting Renegade (1939), Daughter of the Tong (1939), New Frontier (1939), Riders of the Sage (1939), Wyoming Outlaw (1939), Outlaws’ Paradise (1939), Undercover Agent (1939), Texas Wildcats (1939), Trigger Smith (1939), Rollin’ Westward (1939), Code of the Cactus (1939), Drifting Westward (1939), Water Rustlers (1939), Song of the Buckaroo (1938), Gun Packer (1938), Law of the Texan (1938), Where the Buffalo Roam (1938), Frontier Scout (1938), Starlight Over Texas (1938), The Utah Trail (1938), Man’s Country (1938), The Singing Cowgirl (1938), Whirlwind Horseman (1938), The Secret of Treasure Island (1938), Born to Be Wild (1938), Youth on Parole (1937), Million Dollar Racket (1937), Renfrew of the Royal Mounted (1937), Rough Riding Rhythm (1937), Mr. Dodd Takes the Air (1937), Brothers of the West (1937), Lightnin’ Crandall (1937), Navy Spy (1937), When You’re in Love (1937), Reefer Madness (1936), The Girl on the Front Page (1936), The Black Coin (1936), The Crime of Dr. Forbes (1936), The Oregon Trail (1936), The Adventures of Frank Merriwell (1936), Ship Cafe (1935), Fighting Youth (1935), She Married Her Boss (1935), Red Salute (1935), Welcome Home (1935), Woman Wanted (1935), Doubting Thomas (1935), Hooray for Love (1935), No More Ladies (1935), The Flame Within (1935), Let ‘em Have It (1935), The Little Colonel (1935), Sweet Music (1935), Rumba (1935), Bright Eyes (1934), Music in the Air (1934), The Silver Streak (1934), College Rhythm (1934), Student Tour (1934), Belle of the Nineties (1934), Gift of Gab (1934), We’re Rich Again (1934), Tomorrow’s Children (1934), The Hell Cat (1934), Murder at the Vanities (1934), Good Dame (1934), Coming-Out Party (1934), Wonder Bar (1934), Search for Beauty (1934), The World Changes (1933), Sitting Pretty (1933), College Coach (1933), Footlight Parade (1933), One Man’s Journey (1933), College Humor (1933), Jennie Gerhardt (1933), Night of Terror (1933), Pick-up (1933), 42nd Street (1933), Rasputin and the Empress (1932), The Sign of the Cross (1932), Hot Saturday (1932), Pack Up Your Troubles (1932), 70,000 Witnesses (1932), Speak Easily (1932), Devil and the Deep (1932), Roar of the Dragon (1932), Is My Face Red? (1932), Flying High (1931), Consolation Marriage (1931), Lover Come Back (1931), Maybe It’s Love (1930), Good News (1930), The Dawn Patrol (1930), MGM Parade (1955), VistaVision Visits Hawaii (1955), The Fall Guy (1955), Just What I Needed (1955), Keep Young (1955), The Man Around the House (1955), Adventures of a Handyman (1954), Out for Fun (1954), Do Someone a Favor! (1954), Ain’t It Aggravatin’ (1954), Film Antics (1954), Things We Can Do Without (1953), Landlording It (1953), It Would Serve ‘Em Right (1953), Cash Stashers (1953), The Postman (1953), The Mosconi Story (1953), Keep It Clean (1952), I Love Children But… (1952), Sweet Memories (1952), Pedestrian Safety (1952), Gymnastic Rhythm (1952), Reducing (1952), It Could Happen to You (1952), Musiquiz (1952), Mealtime Magic (1951), In Case You’re Curious (1951), That’s What You Think (1951), Football Thrills No. 14: Football Thrills of 1951 (1951), Bargain Madness (1951), Bandage Bait (1951), Camera Sleuth (1951), Fixin’ Fool (1951), Wanted: One Egg (1950), Table Toppers (1950), Wrong Way Butch (1950), A Wife’s Life (1950), That’s His Story (1950), Did’ja Know? (1950), Pest Control (1950), We Can Dream, Can’t We? (1949), How Come? (1949), Those Good Old Days (1949), What I Want Next (1949), Super Cue Men (1949), Let’s Cogitate (1948), Ice Aces (1948), Why Is It? (1948), Just Suppose (1948), You Can’t Win (1948), I Love My Mother-in-Law But… (1948), Bowling Tricks (1948), Have You Ever Wondered? (1947), What D’ya Know? (1947), Surfboard Rhythm (1947), Football Thrills No. 10 (1947), Pet Peeves (1947), Neighbor Pests (1947), I Love My Wife But! (1947), Diamond Demon (1947), Playing by Ear (1946), I Love My Husband, But! (1946), Sure Cures (1946), Treasures from Trash (1946), Equestrian Quiz: What’s Your I.Q.? No. 11 (1946), Sports Sticklers (1946), Bus Pests (1945), Criminal Investigator (1942), Prisoner of Japan (1942), What Makes Lizzy Dizzy? (1942), The Iron Claw (1941), Sky Raiders (1941), Law of the Texan (1938), The Spider’s Web (1938), Starlight Over Texas (1938), The Secret of Treasure Island (1938), Born to Be Wild (1938), The Mysterious Pilot (1937), Renfrew of the Royal Mounted (1937), Rough Riding Rhythm (1937), The Black Coin (1936), The Adventures of Frank Merriwell (1936), Spook Town (1944), The Pinto Bandit (1944), Guns of the Law (1944), Boss of Rawhide (1943), The Return of the Rangers (1943), Trail of Terror (1943), Border Buckaroos (1943), West of Texas (1943), Bad Men of Thunder Gap (1943), The Rangers Take Over (1942), Music in the Air (1934), Meet the O’Briens (1954), Just What I Needed (1955), The Laurel and Hardy Show (1986), It Came from Hollywood (1982), That’s Entertainment, Part II (1976), Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch (1976), The Big Parade of Comedy (1964), The Gabby Hayes Show (1956), MGM Parade (1955), The Fall Guy (1955).
Other Names: Dave Barclay, David Barclay, Dave O’Brian, Dave ‘Tex’ O’Brien, Dave Tex O’Brien, David O’Brien, Tex O’Brien
Astrological Sign: Gemini
Occupation: Film Actor, Writer
Died: November 8, 1969, Santa Catalina Island, California, United States
Spouse: Nancy Fronabarger (m. 1955–1969), Dorothy Short (m. 1936–1954)
Children: Pam Fronabarger, Skippy Fronabarger, Patty Fronabarger, Jib Fronabarger, Wendy Fronabarger
Awards: Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series,

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